Welcome to Ms. Nelson's Distance Learning Classroom
please go to Google Classroom for daily virtual class and assignments
contact information: linda_nelson @ chino.k12.ca.us
Newman number: (909) 627-9758
Virtual office hours: Wed. 1:00PM-2:00PM
You can email me at "firstname.lastname@example.org" or classDojo or call meat (909) 627-9758
(I am committed to responding to all student and parent emails within 24 hours on weekdays)
5th Grade Blended Learning Schedule
In school Monday & Thurrsday 8:40-3:20
At home Blue googgle classroom Tuesday & Friday
In school Tuesday & Friday
At home Blue google classroom Monday & Thursday
Minimum Day Wednesday
All students meet Virtually at 8:40 in the Blue classroom
ELA: McGraw Hill
Science: Houghtin Miflin
Social Science: Harcourt
For assignments on days at home go to Google Classroom
Expectations and Goals
Students will submit all classwork and assessments on a daily basis. Students should use the classlink to find assignments in Google classroom. All assignments are expected to be submitted by the due date, and will receive teacher feedback/grades via google Classroom.
Students will need to use a computer or chrome book with an internet connection to complete and submit classwork. They will also need:
binder paper 1 pack ditto paper glue sticks
high lighters dry erase markers scissors
blue or black pens pencils 5 spiral nootbooks
Crayons erasers small white board or page protector
ruler with white paper in it
How to Access Google Classroom at Home
Instructions for the first day of school:
- Visit the Newman Website: https://www.chino.k12.ca.us/Newman
- Locate the STUDENTS tab.
- Scroll to find the CLASSLINK ACCESS tab.
- log in to your ClassLink accout using your username and password. (It may be a good idea to practice logging in prior to Monday.)
- In ClassLink, click on the "Google Classroom" app.
- Click on the classroom titled "Nelson" 5th grade 2020-2021"
- On the top left, please click "Meet Link". This will take you directly to our live instruction on Google Meets.
- Live instruction begins at 8:40am.
- Google classroom code is "poueth6"
Rules and Expectations
-don't distract others on the screen
-wear appropriate clothes follow district dress code (No hats, Pajamas, Spaghetti straps)
-mic on mute
-use chat to ask questions
-no personal chatswith other classmates
-be online at required times -eat during breaks only
-be prepared with all necessary suplies -keep power cord plugged in
-have a designated, quiet area to work
-have camera on at all times
-stay in view of the camera at all times (unless given permission to leave)
points earned daily for following rules
-Points used for End of the Month Activities (last Friday of the month)
100 points to participate in
-student vs. teacher Prodigy game
-at home scavenger hunt
-points for coupons
-show & tell 10 points
-lunch with the teacher 20 points
-15 minute chat with a friend 50 points
points lost daily for misbehaving, breaking rules or leaving the screen
-loose 5 if leave screen for any reason (bathroom, supplies etc.)
*Timer will be set for 5 minutes if student needs to leave the screen for any reason
-lose 1 for verbal warning
-lose 3 for second offence
-lose 6 for third offence
-lose 20 for fourth offence, parent conference and office referal
FREE eBook and Audio Books 1. Visit LA County library website and create a digital library card account 2. Download Libby App on iPhone/iPad or Android 3. When it asks for library name, type in LA County Library 4. Enter your library card # (it takes about 8 hours to get it in your email) 5. From here, you will have access to ALL eBooks and Audio Books that the library has! You can check out 14 books at a time. Some of the more popular books have a wait, so make sure if it is something your child wants to read that you place a hold on it. 6. When your child is done reading or listening to the book, you just click Return Loan!