WELCOME BACK 7TH/8TH SCHOLARS

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR 7TH/8TH AND SECOND DAY FOR 6TH GRADE

OPENING DAY FOR 7TH/8TH-- Proud Principal Mair

The day is here! Welcome back, seventh and eighth-grade scholars! The staff is ready to begin an exciting new school year.


Tomorrow, Thursday, September 3rd, 2020, is the 7th/8th graders' first day of school. Sixth-graders will be in attendance tomorrow too. Each scholar will report to their first-period class, and the details are in the attachment for log-in information.


For our scholars, the Climate Team, teachers, and staff have developed engaging opening day activities for the seventh and eighth-graders. Tomorrow, all scholars will log in at 9:30 a.m. Students will log in to a google meet code that is aligned to their first-period class. Please read the document carefully to log in to the correct course. All of the pertinent information is below in the first linked document. After, click on the link to the slide show; It details the soft-start schedule. The students will follow from September 2nd - September 11th. Slide page 3 notes the schedule for Thursday and Friday of this week.


Please click on the link for the schedule for tomorrow.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rzne4DuDqkrjX7djjjN0eqDHHJaiQGsu2-fNg54zWpU/edit?usp=sharing


All students have a google account that has been created for them as middle school students. Here is a video link that shows how to join a meeting with the meeting code.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_ftEhUczkII


Here is a graphic of the features of Google Meets: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1dKJ7CGl2uc791s9fW8FqH_zyIADh-my_DI3mSgh5NRs/present?slide=id.p


Please click on the following link for the soft-start schedule:

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1DyQVjdXifqP0yvnQcPhmjAHgyjAevcJwp2BU8A_TP8I/edit?usp=sharing


If you or your scholar are struggling with any of the aspects of learning technology, we hope you will call the PPS Technology Help Desk, which is open from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on school days. They will answer your questions and share information and helpful tips about anything related to distance learning technology. The Technology Help Desk is available in all PPS-supported languages. Email support@pps.net or call:


English: 503-916-3375


Español: 503-916-3582


中文:503-916-3585


Tiếng Việt: 503-916-3584


Soomaali: 503-916-3586


Русский: 503-916-3583


Also, you can contact our very own teacher, Ms. Holmes will gladly assist you with your technology needs. Please email her at jholmes1@pps.net.


We are excited to welcome back our seventh and eight-grade scholars tomorrow along with our sixth-grade scholars.


Please go to your bed earlier than your usual summer norm. We need you to be fully rested so that you can engage in teaching and learning from our fabulous teachers.


As always, you can call the school for information on Chromebooks and Hotspots availability. We look forward to seeing you tomorrow.


Thank you.


Proud Principal Mair

Harriet Tubman Middle School

WELCOME BACK 7TH/8TH GRADE AND SIXTH GRADE SCHOLARS

Thursday, Sep. 3rd, 9:30am

This is an online event.