At-Home Learning: Week 8

Elementary Schools

Updates

What's new this week?


  • New lessons (math, literacy, special areas) within our At-Home Learning Plans for Week 8 (May 18-22). Click the button for each grade level below.
  • Social-Emotional Learning Plans from previous weeks shared in one place here and linked at button below
  • Webinar series offering support to parents, caregivers and educators of children age 2-12 on May 21st and May 28th from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. by Dr. Peg Oliveira, Executive Director of the Gesell Program in Early Childhood at the Yale Child Study Center

Please note that this page can be translated into many languages; you can find your home language in the black box to the right of this message.


Thank you for your partnership.

Week 8 Grade Level Learning Plans

See links to At-Home Learning plans for Weeks 1-7 at the bottom of this page if you need to review/return to previous lessons.

DreamBox Learning for Grades K-5

We are excited to see children's progress with this new online learning tool. It's important that your child continue to independently complete five (or more) DreamBox lessons each week.


Click on the DreamBox Learning picture above for parent/learning guardian resources.

Webinar Series: Parenting and Mitigating Stress Through the Coronavirus

West Hartford Public Schools and the West Hartford School Readiness Council are pleased to provide a three-part series on mitigating stress while parenting and teaching children at home during the Coronavirus.


Dr. Peg Oliveira, Executive Director of the Gesell Institute at the Yale Child Study Center, will host live Zoom meetings on May 14, May 21 and May 28th. Detailed information on each session can be found here.


Interested participants can follow the links provided below to attend. Registration is not required. Opportunities for questions & answers will be provided at the end of each session.


WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Families, caregivers and teachers of students Pre-K through 5th grade; parents of middle school-age children may find these sessions applicable as well!

Care for the Caregiver: Put on Your Oxygen Mask First (Webinar #1)

Thursday, May 14th, 6:30-7:30pm

This is an online event.

A recording of this session is available here through June 30, 2020.


If you attended this session either live or via the recorded version, please take a moment to complete a brief survey.

How to Create Stability for Children in Uncertain Times (Webinar #2)

Thursday, May 21st, 6:30-7:30pm

This is an online event.

Join this Zoom webinar

Meeting ID: 995 2595 1256


Click here for more information.

A recording of this session will be available here through June 22, 2020.


If you attend this session either live or via the recorded version, please take a moment to complete a brief survey.

Why Is My Child Suddenly So… (insert confusing adjective here): How and why the stress of this pandemic may be impacting your child’s brain and behavior (Webinar #3)

Thursday, May 28th, 6:30-7:30pm

This is an online event.

Join this Zoom webinar

Meeting ID: 945 9569 4847


Click here for more information.

A recording of this session will be available here through June 29, 2020.


If you attend this session either live or via the recorded version, please take a moment to complete a brief survey.

WHPS Online Resources

Supplemental resources to support children's curiosity and exploration in the following areas: Arts, Early Childhood, Museums and Virtual Field Trips, Literacy, Physical Education/Health, STEM