Grades 3-5 Arctic Academy Lessons

Check out this 3 minute video of the 3-5 lessons


What is Arctic Academy & Beyond day?

  • Arctic Academy & Beyond days enable students to access materials and classwork in the event of a school cancelation.
  • Not every school cancelation will be used as an Arctic Academy & Beyond day. 
  • On an Arctic Academy & Beyond day, students in grades 3-5 will complete assignments designed by Monongalia County educators that have been downloaded to student Chromebooks.  These assignments do not require internet for completion.

How will I know if a school cancelation is an Arctic Academy & Beyond day?

  • A School Messenger call will indicate if the school cancelation day will be an Arctic Academy & Beyond day.
  • The county webpage will indicate if the school cancelation day will be an Arctic Academy & Beyond day.

What are students in grades 3-5 expected to do on an Arctic Academy & Beyond day?

  • Students in grades 3-5 are expected to complete assignments for their grade level on an Arctic Academy & Beyond day.
  • Students who complete assignments on an Arctic Academy & Beyond day will be counted as present for a day of instruction.
  • Assignments require students to apply skills that have already been taught.
  • Please note:  Students may have more than one Arctic Academy & Beyond day of assignments downloaded on their student Chromebook.  Students only need to complete one Arctic Academy & Beyond day of assignments for each school cancelation designated as an Arctic Academy & Beyond day.

How will students access their Arctic Academy & Beyond assignments?

  • Students in grades 3-5 should have downloaded Arctic Academy & Beyond assignments to an offline folder on their student Chromebooks.
  • Prior to being downloaded, Arctic Academy &Beyond assignments should be distributed through Google Classroom or shared through folders.  Each teacher will select the method of distribution.  For more information regarding a specific school or class, please contact your child’s classroom teacher.

What if a student does not have internet access at home?

  • Arctic Academy & Beyond day assignments should be downloaded to an offline folder on student Chromebooks.
  • Students can navigate to the offline folder on their Chromebook to access these assignments.

What if a student needs help completing their Arctic Academy & Beyond assignments?

  • On an Arctic Academy & Beyond day, teachers report to school and will respond to emails or Google Classroom requests to provide support during the school hours.
  • Phone calls to the school to request assistance can be made in the event a student does not have internet access to email or request assistance through Google Classroom.

 

For a more detailed overview of Grades 3-5 Arctic Academy & Beyond visit:  https://goo.gl/PwcmoN