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Remote Learning Resources
Additional Daily Activities:
Continued Home Reading is extremely important for all members of our school. Please continue to complete you child’s diary each day and talk to them about what they are reading as often as you can.
Practice counting with your children. Students in grades Foundation and One should practice counting up to 100. Students in Grade 2 should practice skip counting by 2’s, 5’s and 10’s past 200. and students from Grade 3 to 6 should continue to learn their times tables facts.
Listed below are some free apps that you can get from the app store to assist with this: The Multiplication Tables Challenge, My Times Tables and Times Tables Game
Writing practice is also important especially for students from Foundation to Grade 2. Students in the Junior School could practice their name and letters of the alphabet daily which will continue to reinforce the skills that they have been learning in class. Students in Grades 3 to 6 could practice writing narrative stories and have family members read them focusing on giving them positive feedback.
Each child has been given a copy of their Essential Assessment and Studyladder passwords for access to additional online learning modules.
ESSENTIAL ASSESSMENT: The students will be able to log into the website using the login provided. There will be activities in the section called My Numeracy, My Literacy or My Spelling that the students can work through. They will be able to complete the activities and get instant feedback. Website: www.essentialassessment.com.auFollow the steps:
Students login in through “Student Login”
For Numeracy: Students choose focus button of “Place Value”, “Measurement and Geometry” or “Statistics and Probability”. For Literacy: they choose the “Language”, “Literacy” or “Literature Button”.
There is a white button for students to press and work through the activities.
STUDY LADDER: We have organised Student Accounts so that your child can work through activities, games and tasks at their appropriate level. The website is www.studyladder.com.au and the logins are attached to this handout. The students are welcome to work through the different activities of their choice.
PRODIGY: MATHS LEARNING PLATFORM: (GRADES 2 -6) Students are able to work through different levels and tasks in which they earn rewards while also answering numeracy questions as they progress.
OTHER SUGGESTIONS: Listed below are other websites and IPAD applications that will reinforce essential Numeracy and Literacy skills throughout this time.
Other usual applications we recommend: You are able to download these apps from your app store Geometry Dash Lite (Free F-6) Crossy Road (Free F-6) Bugs and Buttons (Free F-2) ABC Tracing Letters (Free F-2) LetterSchool – (Free F-2) Cool Monster Maths (Free F-6) Maths Puzzles (Free F-6) Dr Seuss Treasury Kids (Free F-3) ABC Reading Eggs (Free F -3)
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