Please check the Course Information and Assignments Tabs.
Marion County Public Schools may record online classroom sessions utilizing third-party platforms (Zoom, Google Classroom, etc.). These recordings will only be used for educational purposes and may be shared on other learning platforms. If you do not want your child’s image or identifying information recorded, utilize your device/platform controls to stop the camera feed from your device.
If you’re having trouble with the school-issued Chromebook, you can contact our Parent Service Helpline at 352.867.2100, Monday through Friday from 7:30AM ‘til 4:30PM. Please note – technicians cannot help with Internet connectivity. Please contact me for student password issues.
Beginning April 6th, I will be using the students' desktop version of Outlook to take attendance. Each morning, Monday - Friday, before 9:30 AM, students are to sign-in to their desktop and go to Office 365. Click on the icon and go to Outlook. Send me an email letting me know that you are present. It can be as short as, 'I am present,' or 'Present.' You will be marked absent if I do not receive an email, so please remember to do this daily before 9:30 AM.
Also, beginning the week of April 6th, Zoom meetings will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:00 AM. These meetings will be brief 'question and answer' sessions. Please check your Marion County email or Dojo for a Zoom invitation. Follow the link, click "Join" and type in the Meeting ID and Meeting Password that is given at the bottom of the invitation.
If you did not receive an email, go to Google search. Type in zoom conferencing and click 'enter.' This will take you to Zoom:Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Webinars... Click on this. You can sign up for free, or you can join the meeting without signing up. Click on Join a Meeting and enter the Meeting ID and Password that you received on Dojo.
To find this week's assignment please click on the "Course Information" tab to see what is expected for the week. Next, click on the "Assignment" tab to see the directions for each assignment. To begin this first week you will have one ELA, one Math, one Social Studies, and one Music assignment. All of this week's assignments are due Sunday, April 5th. Beginning April 6th, new assignments will be posted every Monday and all work will be due the following Friday. There will be only one "Specials" assignment each week. For the first week, second grade will have Music. Please check Mr. Barabas' page to see what he has assigned.
I will be available to talk to parents Monday- Friday from 10:00 - 11:00 AM and 1:00 - 2:00 PM. If you have any questions or would like to conference with me during that time please let me know by Dojo, email, text, or calling me on my cell phone. If these times are not convenient, please let me know a time that is good for you.