March 2020 archive

Digital Learning and Resources-3/31/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Tuesday_3_31

A reminder that I would love to hear to your book reviews for books you are reading during our digital learning days. Click here to record a video on flipgrid of a book review! You will login with your Office 365 account information. If you have questions, please let Mrs. Sherman know.

Also, a reminder about the 970 e-books and 28 audiobooks available in Cobb Digital Library!

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources-3/30/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Monday_3_30

Today I would love to hear to your book reviews for books you are reading during our digital learning days. Click here to record a video on flipgrid of a book review! You will login with your Office 365 account information. If you have questions, please let Mrs. Sherman know.

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources- 3/27/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Friday_3_27

Are you ready for story time with Mrs. Sherman?! I know many of you have missed visiting the Learning Commons for stories, so join me TODAY (Friday, March 27th!) at 10:30 using this link (just click the link, and you will either need to install teams or simply open on the web–either way will work!).

I hope to continue this each Friday during our digital learning days! I can’t wait to “see” you online!

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources-3/26/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Thursday_3_26

Today I am highlighting the Ebsco e-book database available through Cobb Digital Library. This app allows students to download and read e-books  for free. A video below shows how to access at home. If you have questions, please let Mrs. Sherman know.

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources-3/25/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Wednesday_march_3_25

Today I am highlighting the Sora app and database available through Cobb Digital Library. This app allows students to borrow e-books and audiobooks for free through the school district and public library’s Sora libraries. A video below shows how to access at home. If you have questions, please let Mrs. Sherman know.

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources- 3/24/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Tuesday_march 3_24

In place of technology Tip Tuesday, today I am highlighting our partnership with the public library through the PASS program! This is a free account through the public library system where you can borrow audio and e-books online using your student ID number and your birthday. A video below shows how to access at home. If you have questions, please let Mrs. Sherman know.

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources- 3/23/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Monday_3_23

Today I am highlighting Adobe Spark! This is a free creation tool where you can make flyers, websites, videos, collages and other products. You access Adobe Spark through Cobb Digital Library in the Databases section. A video below shows how to access at home. If you have questions, please let Mrs. Sherman know.

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources- 3/20/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Friday_march_3_20

Are you ready for story time with Mrs. Sherman?! I know many of you have missed visiting the Learning Commons for stories, so join me TODAY (Friday, March 20th!) at 10:30 using this link (just click the link, and you will either need to install teams or simply open on the web–either way will work!).

I hope to continue this each Friday during our digital learning days! I can’t wait to “see” you online!

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning and Resources- 3/19/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Thursday_march_3_19

I know many students are not only missing the learning commons to check out books, but they are also missing time in the makerspace. Click below for a list of STEM makerspace activities you can do at home during our digital learning days! Thanks to Teach Outside the Box for sharing these resources!

STEM makerspace resources: MAKER STATIONS HOME PACK_teach outside the box

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

Digital Learning Resources and Updates-3/18/2020

Click here for Mrs. Sherman’s video update: Wednesday_march_3_18

I know many of you are using this time to catch up on your reading! While the Biblionasium challenge is live, I’ve also come up with some fun activities you can at home when you finish reading your books! See below for a choice book review board! These are optional, but when we return to school, I would love see your finished products!

Download the book review choice board (template from Teaching Outside the Box): Book review choice board

Also, the Biblionasium challenge–read 800 minutes by May 11th–is live now!

Daily Reminders

Please remember to check your teacher’s blog for specific information about assignments. I will continuously be posting resources for at-home reading options, Biblionasium challenges, literacy activities, and videos to watch at home.  Elementary virtual office hours are from 9AM-10:30AM. Also, below is the FAQ sheet for parents and teachers if links or resources aren’t working. Please consult this sheet first with questions. Teachers have also posted login information to their blogs as well.

Troubleshooting_FAQs

Reading bowl students and book club students: Please visit the reading bowl or book club page on the blog for your optional discussion activities.

Please let me know if you have additional questions: ashley.sherman@cobbk12.org

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