Middle School Remote Learning

Quarter 2 Remote Learning

Rise Academy's Quarter 2 of the 2020-2021 school year will be held remotely due to the COVID-19 restrictions. 

First Day of new schedule: November 16, 2020

Sign in time: 7:55am

Classes begin at 8 am, 9am, 10am, 11am and

12pm Monday thru Friday

Please Note: Student's must attend the live Zoom sessions with videos on to earn credit for the class 

All required assignments can be found in google classroom. 

Students with related services and specialized programs will be contacted by their student's providers individually.

ELA Resources

Hoopla and Libby - Free Digital Library Audio Books - These free library lending apps/websites allow you to borrow several books for up to a month. You can access them through your Chromebook or download the app to your phone, tablet, etc. All you need is your library card, the number on the back of the card, and your pin. You can call your local library for assistance if you don't know any of these things.

Grammar Bytes! - This grammar website contains lessons and exercises (both online and printable worksheets) that are presented in a fun format with explanations for wrong answers (if they should happen).

The New York Times: The Learning Network - Writing prompts, articles and questions, and quizzes and crosswords

NewsELA - Learning materials on current events

ReadWorks - ELA - Reading comprehension activities for Kindergarten to 12th Grade

Science Resources

PBS Nova- Online resource allows students to view science shows on a variety of topics

National Science Digital Library -Extensive STEAM library with resources for students

Discovery - mindblown -From Discovery Channel - inspires students to ask questions about what they know and ask big questions about the world around us

Brain Pop - Animated Educational Site for Students in the areas of Science, Social Studies, English, Math, Arts & Music, Health, and Technology.

History Resources

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE | PBS LearningMedia - The award-winning PBS series from WGBH Boston, brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that have shaped America's past and present. Discover this country's rich history in this collection of media-based resources from the series.
 

HistoryView Virtual Tour -Interactive tours of museums, art galleries, national parks, historic sites, and more
 

Newsela - Learning materials on current events ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies, SpEd, ELL, Foreign Language
 

iCivics - iCivics offers free, engaging civics content, including lesson plans and games for students to play digitally, content about media literacy, and Advanced Placement (AP) U.S. Government and Politics prep.

Math Resources

Quick Links for Math Practice:

Scholastic Math lessons
 

More interactive Scholastic Math Lessons
 

PBS Math Lessons
 

Practice problems created by Fawn Nguyen - just click on the grade level you would like to practice
 

Open Middle problems - choose your grade level and topic for a problem to try
 

Brain Teasers from Math=Love blog
 

More math puzzles and games from Math Pickle
 

Free Math Worksheets from Kids Smart Education
 

ExploreLearning Gizmos - World’s largest library of math and science simulations
 

Tinkercad - Free, easy-to-use app for 3D design, electronics, and coding used to imagine, design, and make anything
 

Code.org - One-hour coding tutorials
 

Quizzizz - Free self-paced quizzes to review, assess, and engage
 

Prodigy - Prodigy is a free, adaptive math game that integrates common-core math (grades 1-7) into a fantasy style game that students love playing.

Extramath- Free site to practice basic operations 

Wellness Resources

Active at Home

Calm - Mindfulness app; stress relief, relaxation.

Strength Training and Fit for Life