Resources for Parents
We hope you find these links helpful. Some, like Education Place & Harcourt Math, are directly linked with the Hillsboro School District curriculum.
Sarah Schuhl, a math consultant, shared them with Sheridan teachers. Lots of great ideas for tasks at all levels. They can be used in a variety of ways - problem of the month, math stations, encourage student dialogue, begin preparing for Smarter Balance, developing math tasks that hook your own kids, etc.
Both sites have a wealth of information and continue to change as teachers add tasks.
3rd grade task
4th grade task - many more examples on the website.
Inside Mathematics - amazing stuff!!!! There are also videos on this web site.
These tasks can be used at stations, solved in a variety of ways with different math tools, used to encourage mathematical student dialogue, etc.
Kindergarten - Check out Digging Dinosaurs
First Grade - Check out Movin 'n Groovin
Second Grade - Check out Double Down
Third grade - Check out Measuring Mammals
4th Grade - Check out Bikes and Trikes
Fifth grade - Check out Squirreling It Away and Digging Dinosaurs at fifth grade level
211: an easy to remember phone number that helps connect people in need with available community resources.
Child Care Resources & Referral: 1001 SW Baseline St., 971-223-6100
Community Action Information & Referral: visit website or call 211 or 503-222-5555
Crime Prevention: Washington County Sheriff's Office, 215 SW Adams, 503-846-2579
Family Coaching: Support & education for families, provided by LifeWorks Northwest, 503-627-9194
Spanish language APPS for Smart phones / Aplicaciones en español para su telefono mobil inteligente
- Mind Snacks
- ABC Niño's
- Tracing ABC (Spanish version)
- SPANISH LANGUAGE LINKS/ Enlaces en español
Here are some websites you might find helpful in teaching students Spanish.
Here you will find fairy tales (cuentos infantiles).
Great for adults who want to learn Spanish along side their student. Especially recommend are these 3 tabs:
- Reading comprehension
- Spanish literature (to build vocabulary)
- Interactive activities (for topic specific vocabulary)
For listening to conversations with printed dialogue (for developing speaking, listening, and reading skills.)
Here, you will find great “drag and match” games/quizzes for everyday phrases.
This one has a cost and is supposed to be good for intermediate speakers. Not recommended for beginners.
Spanish-English Computing Glossary
WEBSITES/ Sìtios de internet
http://www.cyberkidz.es/ (Cyber Kids in Spanish)
WEBSITES PARA APRENDER INGLÉS
Aquí hay algunos sitios web que pueden ser útiles en el aprendizaje de Inglés.