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Elementary Extra Credit

This is a free-form course. Students can complete as many assignments as they want. They may complete the assignments in any order. Students will earn 1 Desk Pet Dollar per assignment.

Essay Writing I

Hello everyone! Your child is enrolled in Essay Writing I. This course will provide you with access to homework assignments, study materials, and more. Your child will have access to one assignment at a time. The assignment names contain the due date information. I’ll be grading on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. That means that I’m …

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Accelerated 2nd Grade Math

Hello everyone! Your child is enrolled in Accelerated 2nd Grade Math and Language Arts. This course will provide you with access to the math homework, study resources, and more. Your child will have access to one math assignment at a time. The assignment names contain the due date information. I’ll be grading on Mondays, Wednesdays, …

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Accelerated 1st Grade Math

Hello everyone! Your child is enrolled in Accelerated 1st Grade Math and Language Arts. This course will provide you with access to the math homework, study resources, and more. Your child will have access to one math assignment at a time. The assignment names contain the due date information. I’ll be grading on Mondays, Wednesdays, …

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Accelerated 1st Grade Language Arts

Hello everyone! Your child is enrolled in Accelerated 1st Grade Math and Language Arts. This course will provide you with access to the language arts homework, study materials, and more! Your child will have access to one language arts assignment at a time. The assignment names contain the due date information. I’ll be grading on …

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2nd Grade Language Arts

Hello everyone! Your child is enrolled in Accelerated 2nd Grade Math and Language Arts. This course will provide you with access to the language arts homework, study materials, and more! Your child will have access to one language arts assignment at a time. The assignment names contain the due date information. I’ll be grading on …

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Word Problems

This course is designed to teach you how to solve word problems using algebraic techniques. The focus is on systematically translating English sentences to mathematical statements (equations). Assignments begin with 2nd grade addition and subtraction word problems. While most older students can probably answer the questions “in their head” without doing the required steps, the …

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Summer Review for Entering Essay Writing I

Vocabulary ReviewStudents will have five vocabulary activities to complete each week that provide students with practice spelling their vocabulary words and defining vocabulary words. Cursive Handwriting PracticeThis packet includes five handwriting practice sheets. I recommend splitting these up throughout the week. To get the most out of this activity, sit with your child. Look for …

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Geometry

You have access to two courses for Honors Geometry. This course that contains assignments from the textbook. A Geometric Constructions course that contains videos and assignments for related constructions. By now, you should understand how to study a textbook.  This year we will work on developing self-assessment skills to determine fully understand a section. On …

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6th Grade Prealgebra

During the summer you can get a head start on the 6th grade assignments. The first section, Number Systems, starts with a review of arithmetic that you should already know.  Then we expand on those operations to include integers. I will also add some Math Mysteries over the summer, per your request on the last …

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2nd Grade Math Facts

Math Facts drills are designed to help children transition from “figuring out” to instant recall. The learning process requires that students first learn to find sums and differences by “counting up” or “counting down” with manipulatives. Most children maintain the habit of counting to find sums and differences long after they know basic math facts. …

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Back-To-School

This “course” includes all back-to-school information, policies and forms.  It must be completed before classes begin.

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