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Mr. Autenrieth's Website!Please E-mail Me w/ Any Questions & CommentsChromebook Procedure - Summer 2021The district will not be sending any whole district communication regarding keeping Chromebooks. Please communicate this information to your parents through your school communications. Feel free to edit this message however best fits your building:
From Switlik School Main Office
CONSISTENCY OF INSTRUCTION IS IMPORTANT:
Students will be expected to attend every day, and to not flip between in-person instruction and synchronous instruction.
The only exception would be for in-person students who are ill or who should stay home due to quarantine.
If a child is ill and able to participate, please notify your child’s teacher that your child will be learning synchronously from home, temporarily.
SNACK TIME DURING THE DAY:
Monday, March 1st begins our five day per week in-person learning! One important change is that students will no longer eat lunch in school. Instead, we will be taking a 15 minute break in the IMC(location) which has been set up for a safe, socially distanced snack. The school district will be providing a “grab-and-go lunch” to students at the end of the day. PLEASE REMEMBER TO PROVIDE YOUR CHILD WITH A HEALTHY SNACK EACH DAY. Thank you
(For any issues w/ passwords or district chromebook problems, please fill out and our Technology Team will investigate!)
Did You Know You Can Access Your Pearson Math Textbook Online?
Follow These Steps Once You Sign Into Your Google Accounts!
Need a Break From Your Screens? Try Something New & Engaging WITHOUT Technology!
Some Computer Lab Favorites
Hundreds of Interactive Games! Typing, Art, STEM, and more!
Games & Videos Based on Your Favorite PBS Shows & Characters!
Hour of Code
Our Biggest Computer Lab Success! Learn to Code w/ Dance Party, Flappy Bird, Star Wars, Minecraft, and tons more. You may even discover something new on the website - most programs are free and work well on any device!
Chrome Music Lab
Something new - this website allows for users of any age to practice, develop, and even record their own music. So many activities that are fun for all! Check this one out - and your family may want you to use headphones for this!
The ultimate virtual field trip. Discover new places and go on your own exploration. Start with your own hometown but branch out to see what's happening around the world! You really have no limits here - so have fun and explore!
The most challenging games you will play - all releated to concepts in physics. Test yourself and keep at it - don't get frustrated because they are difficult. Try and problem solve and use different strategies - I know you already do this with the video games you already play!http://www.physicsgames.net/
Challenge yourself to vocabulary facts as you help others!
MORE TO COME - CHECK BACK OFTEN!!!
More Free Sites for Distance Learning
(Some May Require a Sign Up - But Many of These are Worth Checking These Out)
Wonderopolis: Every day this site shares a new wonder, submitted by kids, and the answer, in an article with a video.
National Geographic Kids: Games, articles, and videos about animals and nature.
Mystery Doug: Video science lessons and activities
Typing Club: Use your time at home to learn keyboarding skills!
Scholastic Learn at Home: Daily learning projects from Scholastic, geared for different grade levels
Explore Animal Webcams: Observe animals live on webcams from around the world
Virtual Museum Tours: Take a free virtual museum tour of a famous place, like the British Museum in London
Hour of Code: Learn coding skills with an hour of code activity.
Design Squad Global: Watch PBS Design Squad videos, to learn about science and engineering challenges
Khan Academy: Free online video lessons in math and other subjects
Crash Course Kids: Elementary school science videos
Family Activity Ideas
Indoor Activities for Kids Stuck at Home: Buzzfeed lists 27 fun activities for kids home from school
70 Educational Activities: A former homeschooler shares 70 educational activities you can do when you're stuck indoors.
Podcasts: Listen to a podcast together. Common Sense Media curated this list of best podcasts for kids.
Cosmic Kids Yoga: Stay active as you practice yoga together.
Distance Reading Book Bingo: Read together and complete this bingo board!
Students are working together as "TEAM" to plan, create, and improve their new STEM projects, including Lego sets, Keva blocks, and interactive marble runs. More photos to come as we continue to solve our classroom challenges! I'm excited for students to begin working in centers where they circulate among different activities during our classroom instructional times!Check out some of our recent "builds"--------Upcoming Switlik PTN Events
Check Our Switlik School Home Page
Virtual Holiday Shop
Virtual Spirit Wear Sale
Photo Shoot Sign Ups!--------My Personal Switlik Focus Goals
Computer LiteracyInternet SafetyCyberbullying PreventionGoogle AccountsGoogle ProjectsSTEAM in The Computer LabCoding*Keyboarding*Google Meet