Deerwood Academy Teacher Resources

Tools and Resources for Virtual Instruction

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PUBLIC LIBRARIES ARE CLOSED, BUT YOU STILL HAVE ACCESS FROM YOUR HOME! USE CLASS PASS TODAY!

STUDENTS CAN NOW TAKE AR TESTS FROM HOME!

Please share with your students that AR testing is available while at home! If you have students that you believe should receive a shout out, please email me! I will also be pulling reports and issuing a few virtual rewards! :)
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What Do You Do With An Idea Read Along

Check out our Beanstack Leaderboard...

Check out our school wide Beanstack Dashboard! Right now 3rd grade is leading with 41,164 minutes logged! We're almost at our school-wide goal of 683,000 minutes! Please keep reading and encouraging students to log their minutes! Support staff, parents and admin can log their minutes and attribute them to Deerwood. Click the link below to sign up!
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Check out our MYON Leaderboard...

Check out our MYON school-wide dashboard below! 4th grade is currently leading with 2,338 books completed! 3rd Grade is right on their heels with 2,230! We LOVE that every grade level is engaged and reading! Keep up the good work and keep logging Beanstack Mins!
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In an effort to support the standards that you are currently covering with your students, I am creating and uploading various MyON Reader Grade Level Projects to the MYON Community Cloud. In order to access them, teachers will need to FIRST download the projects from the MyOn Community Cloud, THEN assign the projects to students. Click the link or view the video below for directions on downloading and assigning the projects to your class.


Please check back periodically as I will be constantly adding content for grade levels. I will also email your grade level to let you know when projects are uploaded to this space. (Media Services has already created Myon Activities for PreK and Kindergarten.)

1. Log into MyBackpack

2. Go to MYON and sign in

3. Go to Classroom and select projects

4. Click the cloud on the far left (will take you to the community cloud)

5. Type Deerwood in search box

6. View Deerwood projects and select project(s) of your choice

7. Click on eye in right corner (next to title of project) to see titles included in project

8. Click copy to my projects

9. Click save (Project will save to your inactive projects)

10. Click assign (Once you assign, projects will become active)

11. You've assigned the project! Let your students know to complete it!

OR view video below...

myON - How to Add & Assign Projects
Login to MYON to download SEL MYON Projects

Search for Deerwood in Community Cloud to download/copy and assign to students.

Login to MYON to download French MYON Projects

Search for Deerwood in Community Cloud to download/copy and assign to students.

Login to MYON to download 3rd Grade MYON Projects

Search for Deerwood in Community Cloud to download/copy and assign to students.

3RD GRADE SCIENCE (SAMPLE)

Directions: 1. Read at least three of the following books. 2. Log your reading minutes on Beanstack. 3. Take and Pass an AR Test.


S3E1.a. Ask questions and analyze data to classify rocks by their physical attributes (color, texture, luster, and hardness) using simple tests.

S3E2. Obtain, evaluate, and communicate information on how fossils provide evidence of past organisms.

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3RD GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES (SAMPLE)

SS3H3 Explain the factors that shaped British Colonial America.

SS3H3.a. Identify key reasons why the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies were founded (religious freedom and profit).

SS3H3.b. Compare and contrast colonial life in the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies (education, economy, and religion).

SS3H3.c. Describe colonial life in America from the perspectives of various people: large landowners, farmers, artisans, women, children, indentured servants, slaves, and American Indians.

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Teacher Resources

Galileo (password replica)

https://www.galileo.usg.edu/kids/atlanta-k12/?Welcome

Read Alouds by Famous Persons

https://www.storylineonline.net/

History for Kids

https://www.historyforkids.net/

Newslea

https://newsela.com/

Library of Congress

https://www.loc.gov/

Teacher Vision

https://www.teachervision.com/

National Geographic for Kids

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

Scholastic Learn at Home

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

Robert Munsch Online Books (Free)

https://robertmunsch.com/

PBS Learning Media

https://gpb.pbslearningmedia.org/collection/5-ela-emergency-closings/

Live Stream Author Events

https://www.stimolalive.com/

Teaching Books Book Collections

https://www.teachingbooks.net/show.cgi?f=engage

(Resources for books and authors with lesson plans, websites, interviews, and more. Can be searched by curriculum topic.)

Access Your Free APS Nearpod Account

Click the file below to access directions on retrieving your free APS Nearpod Account!

Get an Epic Educator Account for Free!

In order to access free books, just go to www.getepic.com to create a free educator account. You can set up student rosters and assign books as well!
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Use your FREE educator Hoopla account!

Log into MyBackpack and go to CLASS PASS. Scroll down and click Employees Only. Click on Hoopla Digital. Select the SIgn Up button in top right corner. Use your school email address and create a password. Select Atlanta Fulton Public Library. Use your Lawson number as the Library Card number. Begin borrowing books!
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HOW TOS AND RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS

FREE TOOLS FOR AT HOME LEARNING

Includes printable Worksheets, Online Games, Guided Lessons, Lesson Plans and more.

RESOURCES FOR SPECIALS TEACHERS

RESOURCES FOR DSE TEACHERS

RESOURCES FOR FRENCH TEACHERS

FREE FRENCH AUDIOVISUAL RESOURCES

UN:aquilafrench PW: Mike845!

CHECK BACK REGULARLY FOR MORE RESOURCES AND PROJECTS!

DEERWOOD ACADEMY

Deedre Richardson Rice

Media Specialist