COVID-19 Closure: Home Learning

Home Learning Plan

Remote learning for students of Greenfield Exempted Village School District will continue to take place April 15 - May 1.  Teachers have worked diligently to create a variety of activities and projects that review skills taught during the current school year. If parents or students have questions about the work provided, teachers may be reached by email at any time. Email addresses for all staff members are: [email protected] Teachers may also be reached by calling the school and leaving a voicemail at their extension. A list of extensions may be found on the district website under the staff tab, or by calling the building your student attends. 

Student Learning Expectations:

Remote learning will continue May 4 - 18, 2020 and will vary based on a student’s grade-level. Learning opportunities require very little or no technology to complete. 

  • Elementary: All elementary students are asked to read and write daily. Students will also select various subject-area activities to complete daily. Students will turn a log of the activities they complete into their teacher between May 19 - 22, 2020. The log may be printed to complete and turn into the classroom teacher or completed online and emailed to the teacher between these dates. Click here to access the elementary learning activities and log. 
  • Middle School: Middle school students will select 3 projects to complete. Projects will be turned into teachers between May 19 - 22, 2020. Each project will take approximately 5 hours to complete. A rubric for each project will be provided so students know the project expectations. Click here to access the middle school projects.
  • High School: High school students will select 1 STEM and 1 Arts & Humanities project to complete. Projects will be due on May 22, 2020. Seniors will complete 1 project of their choice and must turn the project in on May 15, 2020. A rubric for each project will be provided so students know the project expectations. Click here to access the high school projects.
  • Click here to view the District's 4th quarter grading policy for grades K-12.  

 

Special Programs

  • Students who receive services in accordance with their Individualized Educational Plan (IEP) or 504 will receive accommodations or modified work as required in the student’s IEP or 504. A student’s intervention specialist will contact parents to answer questions that may arise.

  • Special Programs will continue to hold meetings with parents concerning the review of their student’s IEP or 504 if the annual review date falls between May 4 - 29, 2020. Parents will be contacted by Special Programs to schedule a meeting date and time if a meeting is required. Meetings will take place by phone conference, not in person.

Instructional Work Drop-off

Procedures for final drop-off of student work and pick-up of student belongings will be specific to each building. Click here to view instructions from each building principal: Final Drop-Off/Pick-Up Procedures.

Additional Online Learning Opportunities

Students are encouraged to practice skills they have learned this year during the school closure. Below are free online learning opportunities available to any student. 
 
ABC Mouse -  Parents can go to this website and enter the code SCHOOL6225 to gain free access to learning activities for ages 3-8 in all content areas.
ABCYa - tons of learning games including sight word practice, math fact fluency, and so much more 
ACT Academy - practice questions for the ACT 
Adventure Academy - activities for ages 8 - 12, use code SCHOOL6225 to gain free access
Alexa, Help me Learn! - play 20 different learning games with your Alexa device 
Art for Kids Hub - learn how to draw and color hundreds of favorite characters, objects, and more 
Brain Pop Jr. - watch videos, take quizzes, and play games about math, science, social studies, health, and more  
Chomp, Chomp -  Another great tool for daily grammar practice!
Cosmic Kids Yoga - get moving with some yoga! 
Directed Drawing -  watch videos to learn how to draw animals, people, and more! 
Edgenuity - McClain High School students use your login information to practice ELA and math skills
Educational Resources - links to educational resource sites 
Enrichment - links for creativity, critical thinking, engineering and so much more! 
Epic! - read and listen to your favorite books in digital form
FactMonster  - practice math facts with digital flashcards and games
Free Online Activities - comprehensive list of free online activities 
Fun Brain - play games to practice reading and math skills
GoNoodle - dance, stretch and get exercise with one of students' favorite characters  
Highlights Kids - read, play games, and conduct virtual science experiments 
History for Kids - learn all about historical events 
Indoor Activities for Kids - lots of activity ideas for kids to play indoors 
IXL  -  practice ELA and math skills 
Khan Academy - need extra help or practice in math, science, or other contents? Khan Academy provides videos and tutorials 
Lexia - practice literacy skills, middle school students must have an account from Success Period to login
Literacy Devices -  This is a great resource for literary devices. Students can select the literary device that they would like to learn about. This resource explains the concept and gives examples.
Math Fact Cafe - practice math facts 
Mystery Science - learn all about science mysteries from one of the most popular science websites for grades K-5 
Nat Geo for Kids - read and watch videos to learn all about animals and geography 
NewsELA - student friendly articles about any topic, students may use their Greenfield account to create a free account
Ohio History - learn all about the great state of Ohio 
Online Activities - list of websites and online activities
Quill -  Great tool for daily grammar practice. Students will take a diagnostic test and then be given activities that match their current level.
Scholastic Learn at Home - 20 days worth of learning activities for grades PreK - 12 
Starfall - literacy and math games for grades PreK - 3 
Storyline Online - listen to favorite children's books being read by movie stars 
Switcheroo Zoo - watch, listen, and play games to learn all about amazing animals 
The Great Gatsby - juniors in Mrs. Tuttle's English classes will need this link to complete their work 
Virtual Field Trips - explore the world from your home by clicking on any field trip link 
Vooks - 1 month free trial, popular children books in digital form 
XtraMath - email [email protected] to receive login information for fact fluency practice for ANY age 
Fluency and Fitness - practice math facts while exercising

Contact Us

District Office
Alisa Barrett, Director of Instruction
(937) 981-2152, ext. 31055 
 
Buckskin Elementary
Mike Shumate, Principal
(937) 981-2673
 
Greenfield Elementary
Bob Schumm, Principal
Lindsay McNeal, Assistant Principal
(937) 981-3241 
 
Greenfield Middle School
Ron Sexton, Principal
Randy Closson, Assistant Principal
(937) 981-3241 
 
McClain High School
Jason Potts, Principal
Matt Shelton, Assistant Principal
(937) 981-7731 
 
Special Programs
Heather Dratwa, Director of Special Programs
(937) 981-4856 
 
Rainsboro Elementary
Maggie Lyons, Principal
(937) 365-1271