HAWKS Learning at HOME
Learning opportunities and resources
Welcome to our new way of learning. We are working diligently to provide you with useful resources to keep your kids engaged and actively involved during the school shut down.
This newsletter will give you the main resources we will use for lessons. Included are the links and login information needed to access the resources. Make sure that you are able to access the following resources and you will have access to most of the information / resources we will be using.
This is also where you will go to get the weekly lessons. Please let your teacher know if you have any questions.
ROISD DISTRICT DIGITAL RESOURCES
Red Oak ISD already has a subscription to Education Galaxy and students use this resource at school for reading, writing, and math. The system has leveled your child's activities to their specific needs.
You can use the link above or your child can login to their class link account at www.redoakisd.org.
Additional Resources Offerings
This site has one day's worth of books, videos, and lessons around a theme divided by grade level bands - Pre-K and K, 1 and 2, 3 to 5, and 6+. They have books or articles on-line, partnered with videos and activity links to go with the book(s).
The lessons and materials on scholastic do not require a username or password but some books are provided by Book Flix and will need the following passwords(but are still free):
User Name: Learning20
If you child has used XTRA math in their class, ask them for their login information, or contact your child's teacher.
If they have not used it in class, you can create an account for your student by going to the site.
Prodigy Math: With Prodigy Math, you can sign up two ways. You can sign up as a parent and create your child’s account. This allows you to see how they are doing on their math concepts in the game. Or, you student can sign up on their own with no identifying information other than their first name and last initial. It’s that easy! This fun and engaging game allows students to work on Math skills while having a great time.
Legends of Learning - Awakening
Brain Pop is an online resource for all subjects.
To get a free account click on the link above.
Click on the orange "Get Free Access" box and the "Yes, I want to continue."
Click on Free Family Access and fill out the information requested for your account.
Additional Activities or Resources
Emily Arrow - Sing Alongs and Story Telling
Audience: Good for EARLY LEARNERS
Emily Arrow youtube
Emily is doing a story time on her youtube channel. While you are there . . check out her other videos with songs and stories.
Cassie Stephens - Art Projects
Need some creative outlets? Cassie Stephens is an art teacher from Tennessee who is providing some simple art lessons for students to do at home.
Cassie is providing the art lessons on-line on her youtube channel. You can check out a lot of the other videos she has available.
You can look at her facebook page for updates on the projects she is assigning for her students.
Read, Wonder, and Learn!
Click the link to access the resources: Read, Wonder, Learn!
Author Kate Messer has compiled a collection of youtube videos of authors reading their books, or portions of them, and then included additional links or activities to go along with their own book.
There are also some authors explaining their processes.