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The first day of school is August 27, 2020. LMSV will begin the school year in online learning. 

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Learning Resources for Students and Families

Welcome to the Learning Resources page from La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools. This page provides links to helpful resources to support learning from home. 

Select a grade level above to access resources

Technology Support

Social Emotional Learning Resources

Open Education Resources 

This section has links to online courses, educational videos, games and apps.

MORE Online Content, Lessons and Printable Activities

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Resource Content AreasGrades/Student Groups File Link
PECS USA
Functional Activities for Younger and Older Students
  • Health and Wellness
Preschool

Students with Disabilities
Website
Pete the Cat
Book series
  • English Language Arts
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

Website
Sesame Street: Caring for Each Other
Social/Emotional Support link
  • Health and Wellness
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten

Website
Physical Activity
You Tube streams that are created for kids and tweens to keep them moving. A little something for everyone, from Yoga to hip hop instruction
  • Physical Education
  • Health and Wellness
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners, Students with Disabilities
Website
Mental Health
Link to Sesame Street page on how to manage as a family both emotionally and physically during the COVID 19 crisis.
  • Art
  • Health and Wellness
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners, Students with Disabilities
Website
King Tut’s Hieroglyphic Treasure Hunt
4945 Hawley Blvd.
  • History/Social Science
  • English Language Arts
Sixth Grade

Website
Khan Academy
Amazing resource especially for math. He has posted schedules for parents to support at-home learning for all grade levels.
  • Math
  • History/Social Science
  • English Language Arts
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Coding
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

Website
newsela.com
If you have your class signed up you can assign articles. If not, they can choose their own at their appropriate lexile level.
  • Math
  • History/Social Science
  • English Language Arts
  • Science
  • Art
  • Technology
  • Coding
  • Health and Wellness
Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners
Website
Teacher
Padlet to support learning while out of school...
  • History/Social Science
  • English Language Arts
Fifth Grade

Website
Quill.org
It is a grammar app for all grades. You can get a free premium version and it can also integrate with Google Classroom if you prefer.
  • English Language Arts
First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners
Website
Ancient Hebrews & Early Christianity Hyperdoc
Compare and contrast the two most important belief systems in the Western world—-Hebrew and Christian teachings.
  • History/Social Science
  • English Language Arts
Sixth Grade

Website
“A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” Plot Diagram Hyperdoc
Review the “story hill” (plot diagram) for a famous Charles Schulz cartoon.
  • English Language Arts
Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade

English Learners
Website
Storyline Website
Website provides access to books read aloud by actors and actresses.
  • English Language Arts
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade

English Learners, Students with Disabilities
Website
“A Christmas Carol” DOK1-DOK4 Hyperdoc
Many English and Spanish recordings and various critical thinking activities after reading and hearing Charles Dickens’ timeless classic.
  • English Language Arts
Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners
Website
Math Pickle
Find a treasure trove of unique beautifully designed math lessons & ideas. Puzzles, games, and mini-competitions organized by grade level.
  • Math
TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

Website
How to Learn Math for Students (formerly Stanford EDU115S)
Become powerful a math learner; correct misconceptions about what math is; learn about your brain & your potential; gain effective strategies.
  • Math
  • Science
Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

Website
Washing Hands - Math
Use real life situations to multiply to convert seconds to minutes and multiply fractional parts to whole parts.
  • Math
Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade

Website
Reading Comprehension ?'s
6 Reading Comprehension Question Types.
  • English Language Arts
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners, Students with Disabilities
Website
Making Moon Sand
This is an easy/safe craft/sensory activity that can be done at home with just 2 ingredients you probably already have, flour and oil.
  • Art
  • Health and Wellness
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

Website
Video
Checking-in and updating all of my students and parents (8th Social Studies/LMAAC).
  • History/Social Science
Eighth Grade

Website
SuperBusyTeacher Youtube Channel
I created a story time channel to connect with my kindergarten students- but any students can enjoy and participate in the story and some fun!
  • Math
  • History/Social Science
  • English Language Arts
  • Science
  • Music
  • Art
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade

English Learners, Students with Disabilities
Website
Kindness Challenge
Mrs. Maringer challenges students to do 25 kind acts from home this week.
  • Health and Wellness
Preschool, TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade, Seventh Grade, Eighth Grade

English Learners, Students with Disabilities
Website
Mrs. Zelt Checking In With an 8th Grade Math Problem
Mrs. Zelt checks in with her math students and has a math puzzle for them to solve. Suitable for 8th grade students.
  • Math
Eighth Grade

Website
Social Distancing - Math
Addition of fractions with unlike denominators.
  • Math
Fourth Grade, Fifth Grade, Sixth Grade

Website
Categorize and Classify - Math
Locating math in your home and categorizing and classifying the items.
  • Math
TK/EAK, Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Third Grade, Fourth Grade

Website
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