Even though we're not together in school, we can still continue to learn and connect online! Students will be accessing activities and assignments using a variety of different online tools and platforms. You can find links to those tools, documents and websites here!
MCPS Desktop Portal
Students will use thier portal to access many things: Skyward, iReady, Google Apps, Social Studies Weekly, etc. It is super important that scholars log in regularly.
Class Dojo Parent Link
Please use this link to access Class Dojo, our classroom communication tool.
1. Have students go to www.readworks.org/student
2. Students enter class code LYLTH7
3. Students will select their name
4. Your child's password is their Student ID Number (lunch number)
Students can log into their Desktop Portal and access iReady from a tile within their portal.
Please use the following directions to help your child access the i-Ready learning platform at home:
CLICK THIS LINK: Access i-Ready From Home
Math: Think Central
Students can log into their Desktop Portal and access Think Central from a tile within their portal. You may need to click on "eTextbooks" at the bottom of the portal page to access Think Central for the first time.
Assignments will be assigned under "Things To Do"
Social Studies: Studies Weekly
Students can log into their Desktop Portal and access Think Central from a tile within their portal. You may need to click on "eTextbooks" at the bottom of the portal page to access Studies Weekly for the first time.
Next, click on "Florida Studies Weekly 1st Grade"
This week's lesson and end of week test will be assigned and available for access.
How to Access Studies Weekly
Sight Word Practice
Students should continue to review and practice their sight word lists!You can access these lists by clicking here: Sight Word Lists
Reading Resources for your daily 20 minutes of reading
- Raz-Plus (Learning a-z)
This is a wonderful program with so many spectacular books sorted by reading level and subject/category.
First graders should begin the year at a level D and end at or above a level J.
1.) Go to https://www.kidsa-z.com/main/Login
2.) Teacher Username: drothwell0 (zero at the end)
3.) Click your username
4.) Your Password is the same as your Portal / iReady password
Enjoy! Go to the Reading Room to find TONS of great books by level or topic. Go to Level Up and read more books to increase your reading level.
Click the Headphones icon to have the book read TO you.
Click the Book symbol to read the book on your own.
Click the ? Question Mark icon to answer comprehension questions about the book you read! :)
Students can log into their Desktop Portal and access MYON from a tile within their portal.
From within MYON, simply click "Projects" and click and select "read" for the assigned book for the day.
- Below are some other great book suggestions to meet our current and upcoming social studies and science standards.
Use this link to access Google Classroom. Scholars can also access Google Classroom through thier MCPS Student Desktop Portal.