• COVID-19 Extended E-Learning (3/16 - 5/13)


     MCAS E-Learning

    Hello! Due to the virus situation, the district has temporarily closed all MCAS locations. We will be continuing our education online during this time period. 

    First, you will need to familiarize yourself with Google Classroom. Here is where you will find all instructional materials that I will be posting daily. 

    • To log in to your student's account, follow these steps:

    1. You will need to log in to your student's google account. Student accounts are "username@mcas.k12.in.us.". 
      • Student usernames are generally their first initial followed by their last name. (Mine would be morlando)
      • If you have multiple students registered at Pine Elementary, a username may be followed with a number (morlando01)
      • All student passwords are → cat
    2. After your student is logged in to their Google account, access the Google apps by clicking the   Waffle    icon at the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser.
    3. From here you must find the Classroom app.   Classroom
    4. Each student has already been added to the classroom. Please find our virtual class titled "First Grader's Extended E-Learning".
    5. ♦Google Classroom can also be accessed within Clever and Learning Place.♦

    Clever will be used to access most of the websites that we will be using.

    • To log in to your student's account, click here.

    Students will be able to message me privately via Google Chat. chat

    • To access this, students will sign in to their Google account.
    • Find your Google apps by clicking the   Waffle    icon at the top right corner of your Google Chrome browser.
    • Select Google Chat.
    • To message me, simply type my name (Megan Orlando) or email (morlando@mcas.k12.in.us)

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    What To Expect: 

    • Mondays

      • Direct instruction 
    • Tuesdays

      • Practice skills from the lesson 
    • Wednesdays 

      • Work day and iReady lessons (Complete all assignments and message teacher with questions if needed)

     


    Current Assignments / Due Dates:

    Daily Questions are the only assignments that are due each day (for attendance purposes). All other assignments must be turned in by Saturday of that week.

    Due Dates:

    • 4/13/2020 - Daily Question: Which do you like more, barbecue or ketchup?
    • 4/14/2020 - Daily Question: What is your favorite kind of movie - Action, Comedy, Scary, Mystery?
    • 4/15/2020 - Daily Question: Do you like jelly beans?
    • 4/18/2020 - Morning Work: Monday, April 13th
    • 4/18/2020 - Mole and the Baby Bird: Read Aloud + Questions
    • 4/18/2020 - Number Patterns Instructional video
    • 4/18/2020 - Morning Work: Tuesday, April 14th
    • 4/18/2020 - MobyMax Math: Tuesday, April 14th
    • 4/18/2020 - Spelling City: Spelling Word Games
    • 4/18/2020 - iReady Assignments: Wednesday, April 15th (Scroll down to find information)
    • 4/18/2020 - Morning Work: Wednesday, April 15th
    • 4/20/2020 - Daily Question: What is your favorite instrument?
    • 4/21/2020 - Daily Question: What is your favorite thing to do outside?
    • 4/22/2020 - Daily Question: If you could grow anything in your yard, what would it be?
    • 4/25/2020 - Morning Work: Monday, April 20th
    • 4/25/2020 - Dot & Jabber: Read Aloud + Questions (RL 4.1 Use illustrations & details in a story to describe it's characters, setting, or events.)
    • 4/25/2020 - MobyMax Math + video (M.1 Use direct comparison or a nonstandard unit to compare and order objects according to length, area, capacity, weight, and temperature.)
    • 4/25/2020 - Spelling City (RF 4.1 Use letter-sound knowledge of single consonants, short and long vowels, consonant blends and digraphs, vowel teams and digraphs, and r-controlled vowels to decode phonetically regular words, independent of context.)
    • 4/25/2020 - Morning Work: Tuesday, April 21st
    • 4/25/2020 - Money video + Questions (M.3 Identify the value of a penny, nickel, dime and a collection of pennies, nickels, and dimes.)
    • 4/25/2020 - Spelling City
    • 4/25/2020 - Morning Work: Wednesday, April 22nd
    • 4/25/2020 - iReady Assignments (Reading & Math): Wednesday, April 22nd
    • 4/27/2020 - Daily Question: What superpower do you wish you had?
    • 4/28/2020 - Daily Question: If you got to go to the park, would you like to swing or slide first?
    • 4/29/2020 - Daily Question: What animal would you like to ride?
    • 5/2/2020 - Morning Work: Monday, April 27th
    • 5/2/2020 - Reading: Read Aloud video and Comprehension Questions (RL 2.3 Using key details, identify and describe the elements of plot, character, and setting. RL 4.2 Compare adn contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.)
    • 5/2/2020 - Sight Word video (RF 4.4 Recognize and read common and irregularly spelled high-frequency words by sight.)
    • 5/2/2020 - Math: instructional video and Moby Lessons on Place Value (NS.2 and NS.6 Understand that ten can be thought of as a group of ten called a ten. Understand that the numbers from 11-19 are composed of a ten and 1,2,3,ect.)
    • 5/2/2020 - Morning Work: Tuesday, April 28th
    • 5/2/2020 - Reading Comprehension Check Google Form (RL 2.1 Ask and answer questions about main idea and key details in a text. RL 4.2 Compare and contrast the adventures and experiences of characters in stories.)
    • 5/2/2020 - Math: Place Value video and Google Form (see standards from Monday's assignments)
    • No due date - Science: Video-How old is the Earth?
    • 5/2/2020 - Morning Work: Wednesday, April 29th
    • 5/2/2020 - iReady Assignments (Reading & Math)
    • 5/4/2020 - If you were a dessert, what kind would you be?
    • 5/5/2020 - What is the ickiest food you've ever tasted?
    • 5/6/2020 - If you could ban one vegetable forever, what would it be?
    • 5/9/2020 - Morning Work: Monday, May 4th
    • 5/9/2020 - Reading: Read Aloud video and Comprehension Questions (Simple Machines story) (RL 2.1 Ask and answer questions about main idea and key details in a text. RL 2.3 Using key details, identify and describe the elements of plot, character, and setting.)
    • 5/9/2020 - Spelling City: Monday, May 4th (RF 4.1 Use letter-sound knowledge of vowel teams to decode phonetically regular words. W.6.2 Spelling)
    • 5/9/2020 - Math: Instructional video and Google Form (M.1 Use direct comparison or a non-standard unit to compare and order objects according to length, area, capacity, weight and temperature.)
    • 5/9/2020 - Morning Work: Tuesday, May 5th
    • 5/9/2020 - Writing: Pronouns instruction video and Google Form (W.6.1 Nouns/Pronouns-Writing sentences that include common and proper nouns and personal pronouns.)
    • 5/9/2020 - Spelling City: Test and Teach (See std. from Monday)
    • 5/9/2020 - Sight Word Practice video (RF 4.4 Recognize and read common and irregularly spelled high-frequency words by sight.)
    • 5/9/2020 - Math: Instructional video and Google Form (See std. from Monday)
    • 5/9/2020 - Morning Work: Wednesday, May 6th
    • 5/9/2020 - iReady Assignments (Reading and Math Individual Learning Paths)
    • 5/9/2020 - Sight Word Practice video (See std. from Tuesday)
    • 5/11/2020 - Daily Question: What was your favorite memory of first grade? Type it into the Google Slides too!
    • 5/12/2020 - Daily Question: What are you looking forward to in 2nd grade?
    • 5/13/2020 - Daily Question: What do you want to do most this summer?
    • 5/16/2020 - Morning Work: Monday, May 11th
    • 5/16/2020 - Read Aloud video and Comprehension Question Google Form (The Stone Garden story)(RL 2.1 Ask and answer questions about main idea and key details in a text)
    • 5/16/2020 - Math: Comapring numbers instructional video and Google Form (NS.4 Comparasions with >,<,+)
    • 5/16/2020 - Morning Work: Tuesday, May 12th
    • 5/16/2020 - Reading Comprehension Check-Google form
    • 5/16/2020 - Math: Instructional video and Google form (>,<,=)
    • Wednesday, May 13th: Last Day of 1st Grade-Watch Memory Slides, sing along song and read aloud 

    All assignments can be found and submitted on Google Classroom in the "Classwork" tab. If you have any questions please contact me on Dojo or Google Chat (Hangouts)

    Art, Music and P.E. will post assignments on Mondays and you will have all week to complete them. Below are the links to each Related Arts Teacher's page.

    Art

    Music

    P.E.

     

     Wednesday iReady lessons (15 minutes in each):

     

    Math                                                                                               .

    Steps of the Lesson:

    1. Click Here

    2. Log in to Clever

    3. Click on i-Ready

    4. Select Math

    5. Click on the BLUE box and complete the lessons.


    Reading                                                                                       ..

    Steps of the Lesson:

    1. Click Here

    2. Log in to Clever

    3. Click on i-Ready

    4. Select Reading

    5. Click on the BLUE box and complete the lessons.