CPS Remote Learning will continue through the end of the school year.

Remote Learning Resources

Click HERE for remote lesson plans: 6/01-6/05

Chromebooks and IPads are available for pick up daily
9:00 am -2:00 pm.
Devices must be picked up by a parent/ guardian. Parent/Guardian proof of identity (ID or utility bill with name and address) is required to pick up student device.

 

 

 

 

 

Reading Resources

Reading:

Mc Graw Hill Wonders: www.connected.mcgraw-hill.com

Students (K-5) can login and access their McGraw Hill Wonders textbooks and online resources. This is for students that have a Username and Password assigned by their teacher.

 

The Lexile Framework: Finding the right book for your reading level:
https://lexile.com

 

Storyline Online: Popular books read by Celebrities
http://www.storylineonline.net

 

The Chicago Public Library
http://www.chipublib.org

 

 

Go MATH Resources

Go Math! Login (K-7)  www.cps.edu/clever Students (K-7) can login and access their Go Math! Textbook and online resources. Students login with their CPS Google credentials and select Think Central for access.

The following links are for the GO MATH! student editions grades K-5.  A username and password is not needed to view the textbook.  This is NOT interactive.

Go Math! Kindergarten Student Edition

Go Math! 1st Grade Student Edition

Go Math! 2nd Grade Student Edition

Go Math! 3rd Grade Student Edition

Go Math! 4th Grade Student Edition

Go Math! 5th Grade Student Edition

Go Math! 6th Grade Student Edition
my.hrw.com
Student must have Username and Password provided by teacher to Log In

Kahn Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org/
Kahn Academy is a great resource for any subject.  Simply type the skill you would like to know more about and start learning.  You can watch short videos explaining and/or modeling a skill and complete practice problems.  You do not need to sign in.  Just use the search bar to find what you are looking for.  

Math Interventions
https://www-k6.thinkcentral.com/content/hsp/math/hspmath/fl/common/intervention_
9780547274409_/launch.html

This website is for 1st through 5th grade students.  It will help you if you are having trouble in math.  Find the specific skill you need extra help with and click “GO”.  

 

 

Reading Committee

The goal of the Mark Twain’s Reading Committee is to keep our students Reading! Reading! Reading! The activities planned throughout the school year, 2019-2020, are reminders to keep motivated with reading.
Remember, students become better readers by reading! So, put down those electronic devices and open up a book!

Reading Campaigns

*Fall into Reading: PreK -5th grade, September to November 1st 2019
*Pizza Hut: K-6th grade, October 2019 to March 2020
*Great America Reading Challenge: K-6th grade, January to March 2020
*Chipotle Reading Challenge: K-8th grades, Spring
*Battle of the Books: 4-6th grade and 7-8th gradetime TBD

Your teachers will provide you with the current information regarding these Reading Campaigns as the school year continues.

 

 

Mark Twain School Library

As we continue with remote learning for the year. Please use our library website www.library.cps.edu to access online books and databases for research and exploration.

Grades 1-2  digital learning will be accessing books online and completing activities related to the books.  Weekly lessons will be posted on the grade level websites.  For those without internet access, be sure to pick up a BINGO card at school and complete at least one activity per week.

Grades 3-4 digital learning will be sent their lessons through Google Classroom.  Please complete and turn them in through Google Classroom.  For those without internet access, be sure to pick up a BINGO card at school and complete at least one activity per week.

Grades 5-8 digital learning will be sent their lessons through Google Classroom.  Please complete and turn them in through Google Classroom.  For those without internet access, be sure to pick up a weekly assignment at school. 

If you have any questions regarding library lessons or accessing our online resources, please contact us.

Mrs. Christine Hart

cahart@cps.edu

Mrs. Melissa Wojciechowski

mawojciechowski@cps.edu


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Jennifer Crall, Asst. Principal

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