Welcome to WAVA!

February 8th - Februray 12th

We are here for you!

You know that your kids have something special inside them. We know it too. Washington Virtual Academies (WAVA) and K¹² ignite the minds of children like yours to bring learning and innate possibility alive. Together, we are helping Washington students in grades K-12 reach their true, personal potential.

This week, our FAST team is here to help you get everything set up. Our goal is to ensure all families are feeling confident and ready to go before their first day of school.

In this newsletter you will find:
  • A welcome video from our FAST team
  • Your daily to do list
  • Video tutorials
  • Details on daily live class connect sessions
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rt_fXXEmIjc&feature=youtu.be

Monday - February 8th.

  1. Set up and login to your learning coach account.
  2. Set up and login to your student account.
  3. If you need help setting up your accounts, please watch the video below.
  4. Have your student complete the lesson titled, "Welcome to Online Learning: Lesson 1." You can find this lesson on your student's daily/weekly plan in the O.L.S.

Tuesday - February 9th.

  1. Read the School Handbook.
  2. Be sure to install BbC Launcher if you haven't done so already.
  3. k12 will be emailing you a quick survey. Please respond to this survey as your feedback is very important to us.
  4. Have your student complete the lesson titled, "Welcome to Online Learning: Lesson 2." You can find this lesson on your student's daily/weekly plan in the O.L.S.

Wednesday - February 10th


  1. Start planning and organizing your student's workspace.
  2. Have your student complete the lesson titled, "Welcome to Online Learning: Lesson 3." You can find this lesson on your student's daily/weekly plan in the O.L.S.

Thursday - February 11th

  1. Please check out wava.k12start.com
  2. Browse through the academic and social events to see if there are some you can start attending.
  3. OPTIONAL - Join our WAVA Facebook Group (Search for WAVA Learning Coaches.)
  4. Have your student complete the lesson titled, "Welcome to Online Learning: Lesson 4." You can find this lesson on your student's daily/weekly plan in the O.L.S.
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Friday - February 12th

  1. Begin planning your daily schedule.
  2. Your materials should start to arrive anytime now. Don't worry, you can still start without them.
  3. Please be sure to complete any future Pulse Check Surveys delivered to your inbox. Your feedback is vital to improving the WAVA Program.
  4. Have your student complete the lesson titled, "Welcome to Online Learning: Lesson 5." You can find this lesson on your student's daily/weekly plan in the O.L.S.

Congratulations!

KINDERGARTEN - 7TH GRADE

Your student will be participating in the Week of Welcome (W.O.W.) starting February 19th. You will be receiving an email with the first week's schedule a few days before.

Be sure to sign up and attend our live sessions for learning coaches starting February 16th.

*********** LIVE SESSIONS - SIGN UP BELOW ***********

Live session: Creating a Daily Schedule 11am

Tuesday, Feb. 16th, 11am

This is an online event.

Becky Mintz will be hosting this session.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Live session: Creating a Daily Schedule 7pm

Tuesday, Feb. 16th, 7pm

This is an online event.

Cheryl Holbrook will be hosting this session.
Check your weekly schedule in the OLS.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Live session: Your Daily/Weeky Plan and Welcome to Online Learning 11am

Wednesday, Feb. 17th, 11am

This is an online event.

Erin Gunn will be hosting this session.
Check your weekly schedule in the OLS.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Live session: Your Daily/Weeky Plan and Welcome to Online Learning 7pm

Wednesday, Feb. 17th, 7pm

This is an online event.

Rebecca Arcarese will be hosting this session.
Check your weekly schedule in the OLS.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Live session: Webtour and Student Social Overview

Thursday, Feb. 18th, 11am

This is an online event.

Denise Roberts will be hosting this session.
Check your weekly schedule in the OLS.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Live session: Using K-mail, Netiquette for Online Communication, and Toolkit Walkthrough

Thursday, Feb. 18th, 7pm

This is an online event.

Heather Bennett will be hosting this session.
Check your weekly schedule in the OLS.

RSVPs are enabled for this event.