What's Kraken?

Sample Newsletter: Summer 2015

Mrs. Johnson's Reminders:

The LAST Week:

  • Monday June 1st- Farewell Walk; 5th Grade Luncheon + Yearbook Signing
  • Tuesday June 2nd- Choir Luncheon
  • Thursday June 4th- Report Cards/Early Release; 5th Grade Ceremony @ 8:30 AM; POOL PARTY @ Lifetime Fitness from 4-6 rain or shine

Websites that we use weekly...

iStation for Reading!

You need to download the iStation program to your computer: under "Support"- click "Download iStation". User name= 6 digit lunch number, password= 6 digit lunch number + first and last initials. Minimum requirements: 40 minutes a week

Think Through Math

User name is fbisd and their 6 digit lunch lumber, password is their 6 digit lunch number. Minimum requirements: pass 3 lessons each week

Reflex Math

Students practice their facts and work toward 100% fluency for a prize! Download the app for all of your devices! Minimum requirements: "green light usage" 2-3 times a week


Students participate in virtual labs for science and math that are assigned by their teacher. Download the app for all of your devices! These can help with the topics we are learning in class- it's like "at-home-tutorials"!


Use responsible social media etiquette while on this site. Students should check this periodically for information from their teachers.

History Alive!

Social Studies resource to help prepare you for the tests.

My Science Book and Resources

Username is 0 and the student's 6 digit ID. Password is: student

My Math Book and Resources

Username is fb_ _ _ _ _ _ (and their 6 digit ID). Password is _ _(first and last initial)_ _ _ _ _ _(6 digit ID) no spaces.

Learning.com - Technology Training!

5th graders have a technology test which will assess skills they should have been learning throughout their elementary careers. This website will provide lessons to prepare them for the exam. User name: 6 digit lunch number, password: 123456

More about Mrs. Johnson

Here are some ways to contact me and find out a little more about me! The Austin Parkway website is an excellent source of important school information.