Dear Parents and Students:                   

This year, we will work with and demonstrate many critical thinking strategies. I will periodically post educational websites that will help your student. Please encourage them to work more with technology so that we can help them become career and college ready for the 21st Century.


Here are helpful websites:

1. Information on the new Common Core State standards: http://www.cde.ca.gov
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This year, we will work with and demonstrate many critical thinking strategies. 

Here are helpful websites:

Practice Test - Common Core: https//sbacpt.tds.airast.org/student/

https://storyworks.scholastic.com CODE: oluwolep4

https://www.pearsonrealize.com

Brainpop  CODE:koluwolep4

Eduplace.com - for students.

Learnzillion.com

Interactive Whiteboard by Educreations, Inc. (FREE, iPad ONLY)

Evernote - Evernote allows you to record lectures, store pictures and videos and find notes. 

Bluster!: Kids can practice rhyming words, prefixes and suffixes, synonyms, homophones, adjectives, and more in this colorful and engaging word matching game. Choose between single player and team mode. (Free)

StoryBots Starring You StoryBooks: (Free)

Toy Story: Interactive read-along app - read and record the text. (Free)

Puppet Pals allows kids to create their own unique shows with animation - digital storytelling is simple. (Free)

Spelling City: (Free)

Khan Academy

National Geographic for Kids:  (Free)

Rocket Speller:  4 levels of difficulty ensure that a variety of ability levels are covered. (Free)

Parents:

Please check with your child everyday for homework details, student work products, assignments and important school information. Also, help your child keep absenteeism to a minimum.

Thank you for letting me teach your child. Please volunteer your time and talents in our classroom.
I welcome regular but scheduled parent/teacher discussions and can be reached at koluwoleorojo@busd.net or 408 923 1925.

I look forward to a strong home/school relationship.
 
Donation! Donations!! Donations!!!

We need tissue boxes, binder paper, and copy paper. Thanks.

Online Homework help

http://www.edutopia.org/new-york-online-homework-help

www.gomathacademy.com - This is a very useful website. Your child can actually receive real life instructional support. A parent has to sign on. Then, click on fifth grade and choose any Math skill to work on.

Sincerely,
Kofo Oluwole-Orojo 

408 923 1925

koluwoleorojo@busd.net



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