Value Added Academics Remote Learning at WCDS

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Art

Early Childhood students will work with Mr. Kalcum (PS), Miss Liz (JK), and Mr. Mat (SK).


Mr. K will has created a Weebly site for PreSchool.


Miss Liz will regularly update activities in the Specials section of the Junior Kindergarten Weebly.


Mr. Mat has created a Weebly site for Senior Kindergarten.


Music

Miss Amanda will post weekly videos with songs, activites, concert links, and music appreciation ideas! Classroom teachers will link to or post her videos on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

For all of Miss Amanda’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist for PS-1st Grade here!

Miss Amanda will post weekly videos with songs, activites, concert links, and music appreciation ideas! Classroom teachers will link to or post her videos on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

For all of Miss Amanda’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist for PS-1st Grade here!

For all of Miss Amanda’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist for 2nd-7th Grade here!

Miss Amanda will post weekly videos with songs, activites, concert links, and music appreciation ideas! Classroom teachers will link to or post her videos on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

For all of Miss Amanda’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist for 2nd-7th Grade here!

Movement

Early Childhood students will work with Mrs. Dodd for PE and Mrs. Cartwright for Yoga.


Mrs. Dodd will post weekly videos full of gym games, age appropriate exercises, and supplemental websites with videos and activities! Classroom teachers will link to or post her videos on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

For all of Mrs. Dodd’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist for PS-JK here!

For all of Mrs. Dodd’s videos, check out her full YouTube playlist for SK-2nd Grade here!

**BONUS VIDEO** If you’re in Dance Dance Dance Camp, can you match these moves by Miss Claire and Miss Erica??


Mrs. Cartwright will post weekly videos and links of basic Yoga and mindfulness activities.

For the first week, check out Squish the Fish from Cosmic Kids

Elementary students will work with Mrs. Dood or Mrs. Ochap for PE and Mrs. Cartwright for Yoga


Mrs. Dodd will post weekly videos full of gym games, age appropriate exercises, and supplemental websites with videos and activities! Classroom teachers will link to or post her videos on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

For all of Mrs. Dodd’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist for SK-2nd Grade here!


Mrs. Ochap has created a Weebly page filled with fun fitness challenges and PE games, with activities updated weekly.


Mrs. Cartwright will post weekly videos and links of basic Yoga and mindfulness activities.

For the first week, check out Yoga for Complete Beginners from Yoga with Adrienne

**BONUS VIDEO** If you’re in Dance Dance Dance Camp, can you match these moves by Miss Claire and Miss Erica??

Middle School students will work with Mrs. Ochap for PE/fitness and Mrs. Cartwright for Yoga


Mrs. Ochap has created a Weebly page filled with fun fitness challenges and PE games, with activities updated weekly.


Mrs. Cartwright will post weekly videos and links of basic Yoga and mindfulness activities.

For the first week, check out Yoga for Complete Beginners from Yoga with Adrienne

For all of Mrs. Cartwright’s videos, check out her full YouTube playlist for 3rd-7th Grade here!

**BONUS VIDEO** If you’re in Dance Dance Dance Camp, can you match these moves by Miss Claire and Miss Erica??

World Language

Early Childhood students will work with Madam McAteer for French.


Madam McAteer will live Zoom classes full of French games, age appropriate stories, and share supplemental websites with videos and activities! Classroom teachers will link to or post her resources on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

Elementary students will work with Mrs. Shah for Spanish.


Mrs. Shah will live Zoom classes full of Spanish games, age appropriate stories, and share supplemental websites with videos and activities! Classroom teachers will link to or post her resources on their Weebly pages, so be sure to check there for updates.


General resources from Mrs. Shah for 1st and 2nd Grade:

RockaLinguaUsername: WCDSpanish  Password: wcds1929
PBSKids – Oh Noah! (Videos and Games)
ABCya – Step Right Up-Spanish & Spanish Word BINGO
Basho & Friends Songs on YouTube


General resources from Mrs. Shah for 3rd – 5th Grade:

DuoLingoUsername: WCDS email Password: WCDS email Password (recommended 10 min/day)
RockaLinguaUsername: WCDSpanish  Password: wcds1929
PBSKids – Oh Noah! (Videos and Games)
ABCya – Step Right Up-Spanish & Spanish Word BINGO
Basho & Friends Songs on YouTube
Playground Conversations in Spanish

Middle School students will work with various Fulbright Scholars from Bethany College. We are in the transitional process between scholars and will update soon.

Kids in the Kitchen

Our very own, Chef Ami Dodd will post weekly videos with family friendly recipes to try with your kiddos! Fill your homes, and your bellies, with homemade deliciousness today! Classroom teacher will link to or post her videos on their Weebly and Google Classroom pages, so be sure to check there for updates.

For all of Chef Dodd’s videos, check out her YouTube playlist here! (Quick tip! Look at the video descriptions for the full recipes)

Other Value Added Resources

Use these resources for everything from technology FAQs to sleep trouble to DIY time fillers. We will update this continually but it will also be here to use and reuse as needed, so be sure to check back.

Mrs. Cartwright will post weekly videos and links of basic meditation and mindfulness activities.

Calm, the sleep stories and guided imagery platform we use in yoga,  has created a page of resources with free mindfulness tools for support as we navigate this uncertainty. You’ll find a variety of content (Sleep Stories, meditations, music, mindful movement, etc), breathing exercises and journaling prompts to help stay grounded. There is a special section for kids as well, but we adults need it too. Keep your eye on this page, they will refresh it with new content and resources.