Grades K-5

This is the information for Kindergarten through 5th grade students.

Tips for Distance Learning

Tips for Parents

Tips for Students

  • Support your students to do their best learning and be their best selves.
  • Ensure that students take breaks in order to reduce screen time.
  • Monitor the condition of the device that they are working on.
  • Remind students how to be respectful online.
  • Help students by reducing distractions at home during school hours.
  • Remind students about assignment due dates.
  • Encourage students when they are frustrated about learning online.
  • Help students record videos to show their learning.
  • Reach out to your child's teachers to ask questions if you have them.
  • Check your Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams for important information, assignments and videos from your teachers.
  • Be your best self and do your best learning, even while learning online.
  • Take care of your device.
  • Be responsible for your words and actions while learning in your online environment.
  • Stay positive, even when you you might get frustrated or confused.
  • Concentrate as best as you can when your teacher is giving directions.
  • Turn in your assignments on time.
  • Try your best to focus when you are reading and working.
  • Do not give up and don't be afraid to ask for help!
  • Continue learning while you are at home.
  • Participate every day.
  • Respond to videos from your teachers and show your learning.
  • Email your teachers if you have any questions.

Kindergarten Students

Out of school days can add up quickly and valuable learning opportunities for our students can be lost.

The website below provides activities to continue learning at home.

These activities are in addition to any content from your child's teacher.

Should you need to access Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams, see information below.

1st and 2nd Grade Students-Tablet2Read

Click the handbook below to access the Tablet2Read handbook!

**Teachers will instruct students to take their Tablet2Read devices as well as their chargers home should schools need to close.**

Through the Tablet2Read initiative, 1st and 2nd grade students have been provided with iPads preloaded with Literacy Content (no wifi needed). These will provide opportunities to practice reading skills taught in class.

These activities are in addition to any content from your child's teacher. Should you need to access Google Classroom, see information below.

3rd-5th Grade Students

Your child's teacher will assign content for your child to work on while out of school.

Your child's teacher will use Google Classroom. This can be accessed through myBackpack.

Go to myBackpack on your computer, iPad, tablet, or Phone. You can click on the link below to access myBackpack. You can also navigate to mybackpack.apsk12.org on your digital device.

Click the icons above to download the app on your phone or tablet.

Access your Distance Learning Days assignments by clicking on Google Classroom. Your teacher will let you know where your assignments are located.

DON'T FORGET!

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