A big thank you to parents, students, teachers and staff who have all been working together to help make the remainder of the school year successful. At this time we have reached 97% of families. If you have any questions regarding plan specifics like the how, when and where, please do not hesitate to contact your child’s building secretary or teacher. And during this time if there is anything we can do to help, please let us know.
Below are some great tools from Prepared Parents. We hope these, and their other resources (https://preparedforsuccess.org/covid19/) might help to make learning at home a bit better and less stressful.
🧰 Tool: How to start and end every day with a ritual
A Check-In is a morning touchpoint to recognize feelings and get grounded for the day. A Check-Out is an end-of-day touchpoint to share gratitude and takeaways. Download this tool to make check-in / check-out a part of your daily routine.
🧰 Tool: How to help your kid set and achieve goals
Goal-setting is an essential skill that helps kids find purpose and contribute to the world around them. Help your kid set and achieve goals with the Self-Directed Learning Cycle, whether those goals be around homework, passion projects, or individual responsibilities. Download this tool to transform micro-management into self-direction.
🧰 Tool: How to create real-world projects at home
Real-world projects are activities that engage your kids in hands-on experiences. Learn how to create real-world projects at home to help your kids develop new skills and habits, retain learning longer, and follow their innate curiosity. Download this tool to turn anything into a project, from schoolwork to family trip planning to chores.