•  Hi Parents and Guardians,

    Here is another resource from PBS with learning opportunites based on grade level.

    https://www.gpb.org/education/learn

     

    Hi Parents and Guardians,
    Here is a resource that you can use for finding some printable sight word books and more. Enjoy!

    Resource for site word books
    http://www.hubbardscupboard.org/printable-booklets

     

    Hi Parents and Guardians,


    Here is a resource that you may find very useful.

    To support children and families during the closure,
    DECAL has launched Georgia’s Pre-K @ Home. This webpage will be updated each day with new activities to engage children in learning at home. Activities include storytelling, screen-free activities, outdoor fun and virtual field trips. The content can be accessed digitally on a computer, tablet or smartphone.
    To access, go to: http://decal.ga.gov/PreK/WelcomeToGAPreKAtHome.aspx

     

     

    Hi Parents and Guardians,

     

    Here are some important and helpful links that can be accessed while we are out of school.  These have all been mentioned in our class dojo as well.

     

    Our media specialist, Mrs. Southern, has embedded a schedule of online read alouds. It will be updated as she finds more. Here is the link to get to the schedule on her school web page.

    https://schoolwires.henry.k12.ga.us/Page/131637

     

     

     

    ABCya! https://www.abcya.com/grades/prek
    ABCya! has a variety of educational math and literacy games in addition to the featured stories. Free resources and materials are available for grades Pre-K through 5. Children can also listen to short stories read aloud to them as they follow along with the highlighted text.

     

     

     

    Starfall is a great site where children can not only listen to and read books but, it also is a great site where students can work on their letter recognition and sounds. Be sure to have your child click on the letters when doing the letter activities so that that they can hear the letter sounds and words starting with the letters.

    Starfall https://www.starfall.com/h/abcs/?mg=k
    While some areas of Starfall are part of their premium service, they have many early reader stories available for free. Students can follow along as the story is read to them and can, in some instances, help create their own story. The website is highly engaging and a favorite of young readers.

     Link to Important Resource Information.
    https://schoolwires.henry.k12.ga.us/Page/130027




    Families will be able to pick up lunch for that day and breakfast for the following morning for their student(s) (regardless of the school they attend in Henry County Schools) at one of the following locations:
    Locust Grove Elementary - 95 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Locust Grove, GA 30248
    Hampton Middle School - 799 Hampton-Locust Grove Rd., Hampton, GA 30228
    McDonough Middle School - 175 Postmaster Dr., McDonough, GA 30253
    Stockbridge Middle School - 533 Old Conyers Rd., Stockbridge, GA 30281
    This drive-thru pickup line will run from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at these locations. Again, it does not matter if the student attends that school or not. Henry County students can pick up meals at any of the locations.
    We will have this service available on the following days/dates:
    Wednesday, March 18
    Thursday, March 19
    Friday, March 20
    Monday, March 23
    Tuesday, March 24
    Wednesday, March 25
    Thursday, March 26
    Friday, March 27

    Please refer to the Nutrition Department for additional information.
    https://schoolwires.henry.k12.ga.us/Page/129979

     

     

     Information on Taking a Virtual Field Trip

    https://adventuresinfamilyhood.com/20-virtual-field-trips-to-take-with-your-kids.html?fbclid=IwAR3Stih_DQCnKyhcdN7MaWUBM2EPlaDZsXamVN2aacnTq1bfjUGaHBxV-HQ

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    GGR at Home – myON digital books
    Thanks to our partners at Renaissance, free access to the myON digital library is now open. Unlimited, free access to more than 6,400 digital books will be provided until school closures end. Students can read online using any internet-enabled device or offline with these free mobile apps. Instructions to access pasted below and in flyer attached. To get started:
    Go to www.myon.com/login/index.html and enter:
    School Name: Get Georgia Reading (Type the first few letters and select “Get Georgia Reading” from the drop-down menu.)
    Username: yourcounty (example: cobbcounty)
    Password: read
    Click the Sign In button and start reading!

    GGR at Home – Free Learning Resources for Families During School & Child Care Closures
    Free learning resources for families and children that may be used while our nation experiences school and childcare closures. The list will be modified as possible.
    Thank you!



    Spectrum’s 60 days of free internet access.

    https://www.wkbw.com/news/national/coronavirus/spectrum-to-offer-free-broadband-and-wifi-to-students-without-it

     

     Quaver Music has some excellent free resources for families that even you can utilize at home if you have little ones.

    Check this out!
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6BQhGYF8TE&feature=youtu.be

     

     

     Link to Some Pre-K Resources

     

    https://schoolwires.henry.k12.ga.us/Page/129974