ITL Update

A little progress every day adds up to big results. Satya

Information & Technology Literacy

Technology and Literacy lessons:

Almost every iPad at Riverview is set up!


  • All our students have initiated their new username and passwords.
  • They have, or are in the process this week, of finishing learning about the Farmington Acceptable Use Policy.
  • Grades 2-5 have logged into Schoology, and have joined the ITL course.
  • All my grade 3-5 students have their first ITL assignment of loading required Apps.
  • First graders are in the process of learning about the Acceptable Use Policy so that they know and understand the rules for safely using and caring for the classroom iPads.
  • Kindergarten is just completing their first author study. Melanie Watts writes Scaredy Squirrel and Chester books. We are reading several of her books, learning something about her life and what her studio looks like.
MYRA! Minnesota Youth Reading Awards
  • Grades 3-5 are beginning to read the new Maud Hart Lovelace Nominees.
  • 4th and 5th graders are signing up for Book Olympic Teams
  • 3rd, 4th and 5th graders are signing up to challenge themselves with the MYRA 12 book challenge
  • Grades K-2 are reading the Star of the North Picture Book Nominees and will be doing a Google Survey to rate each title that they read!