American United School of Kuwait



HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT NEWS

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SCHOOL CLOSED

Reporting Dates

Administrators/Staff August 4th

Seniors will return August 8th to make up work for SY 19-20

Grades 1-11 will return Oct 4th to make up work for SY 19-20

The new school year is scheduled to begin in December SY 20-21

Distance Learning Opportunities




Plus Portal


A solid resource for math and science instruction as well as foundational knowledge in a number of other subjects.

Hangouts Chat


From direct messages to group conversations, Chat helps teams collaborate easily and efficiently using text and images.

Hangouts Meet


School default service for multi-person video calls

Google Suite


GMail is the gateway to this suite of schoolwide collaboration tools.

IXL

IXL is personalized learning. With a comprehensive K-12 curriculum, individualized guidance, and real-time analytics, IXL meets the unique needs of each learner.

Khan Academy


A solid resource for math and science instruction as well as foundational knowledge in a number of other subjects.

Quizzizz

student-paced formative assessments in a fun and engaging way for students of all ages

Kahoot

a game-based learning platform that makes it easy to create, share and play

Membean


Membean applies psycholinguistics and economics to vocabulary learning.

Schoology


Our default learning platform for communication, course content and materials.

Common Sense


Technology and media reviews, recommendations, and resources for students, teachers and parents.



Flipgrid


Engage and empower every voice in your classroom or community by recording and sharing short, awesome videos … together!

Additional Sites and Apps


Incredible Numbers


This App will open students eyes to math's deepest problems and most curious corners.

Focus


Website and application blocker for macOS

RescueTime


RescueTime helps you understand where your time goes each day.

Collection


A small roundup of more distance learning tools

Blogger


Reflective journal entries is the best way to use this platform.

Twist


Twist gives your team an organized hub to discuss ideas, share updates, and build knowledge that everyone can refer back to – even years later.


Dates to Remember

General News

Student News will be posted every Monday and Thursday. Please check for updates

NEW--Student Complaint Form

Student Complaint Form (Click here)

students yearbook photos are ready!

Starting this year, yearbook photo sale will be via school payment portal under yearbook photo tab. This service will be up starting January 30th.

A sample of the photo will be online for your review.

Kindly visit the link below to access the sample and proceed to payment.

https://pay.auskuwait.com/online

INSTRUCTIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

2019-2020 MAP Data--Fall Administration

AFTER SCHOOL ACADEMY

Please remember to check with your teacher to determine if they are available before completing the form. Remember, to sign up by 1:00 pm.

After School Academy Sign up form -click here

study trips


ATHLETICS


Girls Volley Ball Team vs. Staff

The game today ended in a tie. ...To Be Continued!