Imagine Learning is a great resource for our students who are developing their English language and literacy skills. The program addresses a multitude of skills for reading foundations and comprehension. Check with your child’s teacher to learn if your child has an Imagine Learning account. Please click on the links below to learn how to use the program at home.
Our 2nd-6th grade students have the opportunity to read online a variety topics related to the world around them. Upon reading a topic of interest students will have the opportunity to practice their technology enhanced tools on the computer and share their understanding of the text through a series of comprehension questions. The best part about the program is that it is targeted to each individual student’s reading level. This is a great tool for independent reading!
Is your child not quite ready to conquer the world of Achieve 3000? If so, we have Smarty Ants available for your child. Smarty Ants is designed to build reading skills and accelerate learning in an engaging, interactive online learning environment. Students learn through fun, animated, game-like activities. They even have their own personal ant “coach” to guide and instruct them while providing kind and motivating feedback along the way. You can access the Smarty Ants program through the Microsoft Single Sign-On platform.
This year we are supporting all our students will access to the online math tool of i-Ready Math. Your child’s classroom teacher is able to provide assignments and practice to meet each student’s individual needs. The program is a Common Core Standards aligned program that is presented in an online format. Students can build their skills in mathematics that is tailored to their individual needs. As a parent, you can review student progress by logging into your child’s account under “My Progress.”
Do you want to learn more about the new nation-wide end of year testing? There are current practice tests for math and English Language Arts available for students, teachers, and parents. This is a great tool to review with your child and practice reading, highlighting, and writing in an online format. It is also a wonderful opportunity to learn about 3rd-6th grade end of year expectations.