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    Welcome to Mr. Elliott's Distance Learning 7th Social Studies
    Virtual Office Hours

    Mon through Thursday 10:30 to 11:30 I will be available via the CANVAS CONFERENCING mode to respond to student questions.

    Given the DVUSD distance learning requirements, we will be REVIEWING ONLY our Branches of Government content for the week of April 6-9. 

    Week of April 13-17, we will review WWI material. 

    April 20 to May 5th we will cover The Jazz Age/Roaring Twenties

    May 11 to 21 we will cover The Great Depression

    Log into Canvas and click on your Social Studies course to access current class materials. 

    7th Grade Social Studies School Home Learning (COVID-19) Schedule 

    Home Learning Plan:  Week of April 6, 2020

    Focus:  Learning for this week is focused on the review and extension of prior learning.  Please see your teacher’s plans in Canvas for specifics. 

     

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

    Morning Routine

    Wake-up, eat breakfast and get dressed. Go to your daily workspace (e.g. the kitchen table, a pile of pillows,  your favorite spot on the couch, etc).

    Coursework

    Complete coursework for: 

    • Period 2

               

    Family & Consumer Science (F&CS) 

    View class expectations PPT and Intro/Budget PPT 

    Complete coursework for:

    All SS classes- Review branches of government and the related documents to that topic. 

    Complete coursework for: 

    • Period 2

    F&CS, Make a list of items for your personal budget.        





    Complete coursework for:

    All SS classes- Review branches of government and the related documents to that topic. 





    Lunch Break 

    Breakfast and lunch are available to all students  (18 and under). Pickup locations 

    Students encouraged to set up student study or connection groups during lunch times  

    Stretch Break

    30 minutes:  Move around, play a game, work out, do yoga, get some exercise and fresh air!  Check out the movement link for ideas.

    Coursework

    PERIOD 3/4

    Complete coursework for: 

    All SS classes- Review branches of government and the related documents to that topic. 

    PERIOD 5/6 

    Complete coursework for: 

    All SS classes- Review branches of government and the related documents to that topic. 

    PERIOD 3/4

    Complete coursework for: 

    All SS classes- Review branches of government and the related documents to that topic. 

    PERIOD 5/6

    Complete coursework for: 

    All SS classes- Review branches of government and the related documents to that topic. 

     

    Special Programs

    Students enrolled in Gifted Education, Special Education, World Languages, ELL, Read 180, Math 180 or System 44  please go to http://dvusd.org/extendedlearning 

    West-MEC students and families will continue to follow instructions and online learning procedures provided to them directly by West-MEC 

    Daily Reflection

    Reflect on the day in writing.. Answer questions such as: What is one new thing you learned? What is something you tried your best at? What was the best part of the day/week? What was hard? How are you feeling? What is your goal for tomorrow?

    Teacher Connection

    Connect with teachers throughout the day for questions, help, and support.  See schedule below. Teachers will also post additional “office hours” in Canvas.

     

    HS/MS Teacher Virtual Office Hours 

    Teachers will be available for 30 minutes per class period twice weekly for virtual class office hours via Conference in Canvas during these times.

    Additional time is provided for student or parent one-on-one appointments. 

     

     

    MONDAY

    TUESDAY

    WEDNESDAY 

    THURSDAY

    FRIDAY

    10:30-11:30 am

    ALL Periods

    ALL Periods

    ALL Periods

    ALL Periods

    Teacher PLC Collaborative Time from 9:00-11:00 am via conference call/virtual platform.

     No office hours available. 

             
             
             

    Daily

    Virtual Office hours are 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Virtual Office hours are 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Virtual Office hours are 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM.

    Virtual Office hours are 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

    Individual office hours available by appointment.





     Middle School Social Studies Digital Textbook Log in Directions

    1)      Go to SFS website, pull down “RESOURCES” menu

    2)      Click on “STUDENT”; new page opens with clickable links

    3)      Click on “CANVAS LEARNING”; new page opens with student log in windows

    4)      Log in with your normal username and password you always use

    5)      Page adds a list of clickable options in the far left column; click on “ConnectED”

    6)       New page opens with three clickable circles at the top; mouse over “COURSES”, click on your course.

    7)      New window opens with icon of our textbook; click on icon to open digital book.

    Here is the URL The Canvas login: https://dvusd.instructure.com/login/ldap
    BOOKMARK this URL for easy login.