Curriculum Night Video Recording:

    Check our Canvas Home page for the video recording.



    For technical help, go to:

    Mrs. Russell's Science:
    Welcome to Home Learning.  I will be using Canvas for my lessons.  You can click on the Canvas link at the bottom, left of the homepage of stetsonhills.dvusd.org to find Canvas.  Our 6th graders will have different classes in Canvas which students will visit, one for each subject area and for each of the Specials.  The schedule for our zoom classes is below. Please do not hesitate to email if you have any questions.

    Our new Zoom Class Meeting times are as follows:  You are expected to be on time every day. Zoom invitations are found in the Canvas pages for each class.

    Core 1:     8:45 - 9:00 Social/Emotional learning will be taught for about 15 minutes each day in our 1st period classes.

    Core 1:     9:00 - 9:30  Direct instruction in science

    Core 2:     9:30 - 10:00  Direct instruction in science

    Specials:  10:00 - 10:30

    RTI           10:30 - 11:00  RTI (Response to Intervention)  We will clarify this within the first two weeks of school.  

    Core 3:     11:00 - 11:30  Direct instruction in science

    Core 4:     11:30 - 12:00  Direct instruction in science

    lunch:       12:00 - 12:45  Yum!!!

    Independent 12:45 - 3:30  Meet with teachers by appointment, small group meetings, or independent learning.

    The sixth grade teachers also will continue to use text messaging to remind our students and parents of important dates:  tests, field trips, conferences, and such.  We encourage all students and parents to sign up following the directions below.  Please note that our texts go through a server called “Remind”, and is a one-way text messaging and email system.  If you want to respond to any of the reminders, you will email the teachers on their school email.  Texting charges may apply, depending on your phone plan. 
    Directions: Enter this number into your phone:  (520)332-6933 and text this message:  @my6t If you would prefer to receive messages via email, send an email to my6t@mail.remind101.com .  You may leave the subject blank. 

    ***Deer Valley Unified School District's philosophy for a successful home learning implementation focuses on student connection, equity, and a smooth and simple transition so that every student can achieve learning success and maintain social and emotional well-being.


    You may email me through Canvas or through your email: dana.russell@dvusd.org

    When we return to school:  Room Phone Number: 623-445-5369