6-8 Grades

  • Classroom Communication and Calendars

    Daily Academic Schedule

    On Tuesday, March 24th teachers will hold a practice run with all students using Google Meet and Google Classroom. All students are expected to attend via Google Classroom/Google Meet. Students should check their school Gmail account/School Loop on Monday, March 23 for information from their teacher. Students will log on to meet with their teachers according to the following schedule: 

    Period 1    8:30-9:00
    Period 2    9:15-9:45
    Period 3   10:30-11:00
    Period 4    11:15-11:45
    Period 5    1:00-1:30
    Period 6    1:45-2:15      

    Beginning Wednesday, March 25th, the A/B block schedule below will begin. The block schedule will run Monday-Thursday each week. Students will be expected to log in at the start of the designated time for each class period. Students may or may not be in Google Meet the entire 50 minutes for each period based on the teacher's instructional plan for each day. Teachers may also be sharing opportunities for your child to join in small group video chats, online discussions, and/or office hours throughout the afternoon. Thank you for your ongoing support of our new distance learning plan. This is new for all of us and we will continue to learn, grow, and refine over the coming days and weeks. 

    Student Work: The total time spent on each class will be limited to approximately 120 minutes per class per week, including Google Meet and outside work time. This would not include office hours or small group/1:1 additional support.

    Learning Posted: Learning is posted by 8:30 a.m. by classroom teachers.

    A Day (MON/WED)
    Period 1   8:30-9:20
    Period 3   9:30-10:20
    Period 5  10:30-11:20
    Student Support - small group/1:1 office hours
    Period 1   12:00-12:25
    Period 3   12:30-12:55 
    Period 5   1:00-1:25    

    B Day (TUES/THURS) 
    Period 2    8:30-9:20
    Period 4    9:30-10:20
    Period 6    10:30-11:20
    Student Support - small group/1:1 office hours 
    Period 2   12:00-12:25
    Period 4   12:30-12:55
    Period 6   1:00-1:25   

    Online Chats and Office Hours

    Monday-Thursday at designated student support times and by appointment.

    Attendance

    Attendance recording will occur through your child’s daily meetings and interactions in Google Classroom with their teachers. Teachers and SCUSD will monitor attendance data to ensure that students are engaged in their learning and to follow up with families where there are concerns.

    Grading and Assessment

    Teachers will give feedback to students which is critical to their learning progress, however, formal grading will be suspended until further notice. Assessments will be used for giving feedback, adjusting instruction and identifying additional support needs.