Lawrence Back-to-School

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Wear a mask 😷 and wash your hands πŸ™Œ - The 2 W's

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School Hours

LAWRENCE EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER AT #4 SCHOOL (ECC)

School Hours:

Pre-Kindergarten: 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Kindergarten: 8:50 am – 3:30 pm


LAWRENCE PRIMARY SCHOOL AT #2 SCHOOL (PS)

Grades 1–3

School Hours: 8:45 am – 3:25 pm


LAWRENCE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT BROADWAY CAMPUS (ES) Grades 4–6

School Hours: 8:45 am – 3:25 pm


LAWRENCE MIDDLE SCHOOL AT BROADWAY CAMPUS (MS)

Grades 7 - 8

School Hours: 7:48 am – 2:38 pm


LAWRENCE HIGH SCHOOL (HS)

Grades 9–12

School Hours: 7:48 am – 2:35 pm

Supply Lists

Lawrence Elementary School Grades 4 - 6

When you receive your child's teacher in August, please click on an image below to access the school supply list for 4th, 5th, or 6th grade for the 2021-2022 school year!

Middle School/High School

I recommend you come to school with a fully charged ChromeBook, a decent Notebook - Binder or folder & something to write with. Your teachers will advise you of what they require for each class.

Find the Smore on your Chromebook under our Lawrence Bookmarks ❀️

First Day Jitters

πŸ“šREAD ALOUD: First Day Jitters By Julie Danneberg #firstdayjitters

Grades 7 & 8 Summer Reading Assignment

24 Best Back-to-School Books

Great back to school books for Preschool thru Middle School

Back to School Short Stories for Middle School

Great short stories for back-to-school - all can be read online for FREE

Have kids age 2–10?

Check out Sensical, a streaming service just for them.

Picture Books are good for you 😁

9 Tips for Creating the Perfect Study Space

Transform a space for your child to get homework done better, faster, and more comfortably.

Check this out !! Science news

Sprites, Jets, and Glowing Balls: The Science of Lightning
Common Sense Media

Common Sense is an independent voice for kids, families, and communities everywhere. We combine original research with game-changing advocacy efforts to make the digital world work better for all kids.

ACT/SAT WORD OF THE DAY

Try to use the word in context 3 times today it will help you to build it into your mind & your vocabulary 😁

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

πŸƒβ€β™€οΈ Short reads that make you smarter in the long run πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ

Basic Math Definitions and so much more !!

Here is a collection of some basic definitions. For lots more definitions, explanations, etc, use search on the website

😎 Look for the School Library Smore's this fall for great reads and so much more 😎

  • Keep reading independently all year long - read what interests you - read a graphic novel - read a magazine or newspaper -read a cookbook - read some poetry - read a history book - read an audiobook - exercise that reading muscle daily 😁
  • Read to a grown-up, a brother, sister, cousin or friend ... it's good for you & them too !!
  • Just 20 minutes everyday and you will be a stronger student in all subject areas
More information on Lexile Levels

We use Lexile Scores to assess our readers here in the Lawrence school district. You can learn more about the Lexile Framework for Reading by downloading these free resources.

10 Things You Can Do to Raise a Reader

Parents are a child's first teacher, and there are many simple things you can do every day to share the joy of reading while strengthening your child's literacy skills.

Questions to Ask Your Child during Story Time

Ask these questions before, during, and after a story to encourage your young learner to think about the text in a more in-depth way (it’s OK if your child can’t read independently yet!).

Lifehacks - 10 Benefits of Reading

If you’re one of countless people who don’t make a habit of reading regularly, you might be missing out. Reading has a significant number of benefits, and here’re 10 benefits of reading to get you to start reading.

Get the Libby App

Your guide to reading happiness. Brought to you by your local library & built with πŸ’• by OverDrive. Personal, and easy to use, Libby is great for users of all ages. Use your library card to download free audio. Listen to books wherever, whenever !!

Summer Reading #9 Aug. 30 - Sept. 3