• In case of school closings, we are offering the option of completing classwork from home. Below you will find websites and printable activities that allow students to continue academic assignments and review from home.

**It is of utmost importance that parents monitor students' Internet usage. The following sites have been previewed, however students should never be on the Internet alone.**

• Day 1- Reading- Go to www.starfall.com. Click on Learn to Read. Read Zac the Rat and make a list of words that have the short a (like apple) sound in the middle. (Examples- mad, pat, tap) Also, click on the Activity button to the right of the book title and complete the activity or watch the video that corrolates to the skill.

Math-Go to www.pbskids.org and click on games. Choose the Curious George program and click on I love Shapes. Help George catch objects that are the correct color and shape. Go on a shape hunt around your house. How many circles can you find? Triangles? Squares? Rectangles?

Unit Study (Science and Social Studies)- Go to www.sesamestreet.org . Click on Games and Seasons. Listen to Zoe's description of each season and help her with the lawn mower, snow shoveling, raking and watering in her yard. Talk to a parent about your favorite season and your favorite activity to play outside during each season.

Day 2- Reading- Go to www.starfall.com. Click on Learn to Read. Read Peg the Hen and make a list of words that have the short e (like egg) sound in the middle. (Examples- leg, den, bet, web) Also, click on the Activity button to the right of the book title and complete the activity or watch the video that corrolates to the skill.

Math- Go to www.pbskids.org. Click on the Clifford program and choose the Measuring Up Game. Help Clifford identify objects that are the tallest, shortest, largest, smallest, longest, thickest, highest or lowest out of a group of three. Get three objects from your house. Tell which is the tallest, shortest, smallest, longest, and thickest.

Unit Study (Science and Social Studies)- Go to www.sesamestreet.org . Click on Games and then Snuffy's Safari. Search for animals in each of the habitats- ocean, jungle and arctic. Use descriptive words to tell about the weather in each habitat and list the animals that you spot in each ecosystem.

Day 3- Reading- Go to www.starfall.com. Click on Learn to Read. Read The Big Hit and make a list of words that have the short i (like inchworm) sound in the middle. (Examples- mix, lid, pit) Also, click on the Activity button to the right of the book title and complete the activity or watch the video that corrolates to the skill.

Math- Go to www.pbskids.org. Click on Games and choose the Jay Jay the Jet Plane program and playTracy's Matching Game. You will match cards with numbers 1-5 to cards showing that number of objects. This reinforces number recognition and one-to-one correspondence counting.

Unit Study (Science and Social Studies)- Go to www.sesamestreet.org. Choose Games and Browse All Games. Click on Elmo's Fire Safety. You can dress the firefighter and hear about each piece of safety equipment. Also, you can hear about tools that firefighters use, take a tour of the firehouse and learn about "Stay low and go!" Talk to your family about making a Family Fire Safety plan for your home.

Day 4- Reading- Go to www.starfall.com. Click on Learn to Read. Read Mox's Shop and make a list of words that have the short o (like octopus) sound in the middle. (Examples- pot, bog, and hop) Also, click on the Activity button to the right of the book title and complete the activity or watch the video that corrolates to that skill.

Math- Go to www.sesamestreet.org. Click on Browse All Games and choose Check Out Cookie. This game will allow you to see patterns in everyday objects. Help Cookie Monster choose what comes next to complete the pattern while checking out in a grocery store.

Unit Study (Science and Social Studies)- Go to www.sesamestreet.org. Click on Games and Browse All Games and choose Snuffy's Magic Garden. Help Snuffy water the plants and watch them grow. List three things that plants need to live (water, sunlight, and carbon dioxide.) Draw a picture of a flower and label these parts- flower, stem, roots and leaves.

Day 5- Reading - Go to www.starfall.com. Click on Learn to read. Read Gus the Duck and make a list of words that have the short u (like umbrella) sound in the middle. (Examples- mud, gum and hut) Also, click on the Activity button to the right of the book title and complete the activity or watch the movie that corrolates to that skill.

Math- Go to www.sesamestreet.org. Click on Browse All Games and choose Bert's Bottle Caps. Ernie has mixed Bert's bottle caps all together. Help Bert sort them out by color, shape and other categories. This will allow children to review describing objects by shape, color and other characteristics and sort into similar groups.

Unit Study (Science and Social Studies)- Go to www.sesamestreet.org and click on Songs. Browse All Songs and click on and listen to Over, Under and Through. Grover will review positional words such as near and far. Get a stuffed animal and place it over your kitchen table, under your bed, near the TV, far away from the TV and make it go through a doorway in your house. This will review words that tell about an objects' position.

**Additional Resources for Practice can be found on the Links for Kindergarten Practice tab to the left. **