• Academic Resources

    Academic resources


    Dear Parents,

    We greatly appreciate you continuing your child’s learning while at home. We are proud to provide you with enrichment activities to use with your child while school is closed. You will find activities organized by grade levels (Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12) in the areas of Reading, Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies. You’ll also find a sample schedule to try and help with a daily routine. Thank you, thank you, thank you for keeping your children engaged in learning. Your efforts now will help ensure students return to school ready to learn.

    Sincerely,
    MISD Teachers, Administrators, and Central Office Staff



    Estimados Padres de Familia:

    Por este medio nos permitimos agradecerles infinitamente el que continúen con el aprendizaje de su hijo(a) mientras está en casa. Nos sentimos orgullosos de proporcionarles actividades de enriquecimiento académico para que usen con su hijo(a) mientras la escuela está cerrada. Usted encontrará actividades organizadas por grados escolares de (Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12) en las áreas de lectura, escritura, matemáticas, ciencias y estudios sociales. También encontrará el ejemplo de un horario para tratar de ayudarle a seguir una rutina diaria. Gracias, gracias, gracias por mantener a sus hijos activamente involucrados en el aprendizaje. Sus esfuerzos ahora ayudarán a asegurar que los estudiantes regresen a la escuela preparados para aprender.

    Atentamente,
    Maestros, Directores y Personal de la Oficina Central del Distrito Escolar de Midland


    Activities Link

    These academic enrichment activity packets have more than one week of activities in Reading, Writing, Math, Science, and Social Studies. Please do not print the packet as it is very lengthy, but feel free to pick and choose activities that best fit your family's needs. If you choose an activity with a written response, it can be typed in a device, written on notebook paper, or on the actual print out if you decide to print that activity. Don't forget the online and virtual options that are also included in each area for online exploration and activities! Thank you for continuing the learning with your children while at home!


    Sample Student Daily Schedule

    7:30 - 8:30 Breakfast (click here for more info)
    8:30 - 9:10 Math Time
    9:10 - 9:30 Go for a walk/run
    9:30 - 10:30 Reading and Writing Time
    10:30 - 10:50 Break and Outside Physical Activity
    10:50 - 11:30 Science/Social Studies Time
    11:30 - 12:30 Lunch (click here for more info)
    12:30 - 1:30 Read, Research, Blogs, Podcasts, Creative Time
    1:30 - 1:50 Brain Break (stretch, yoga, physical activity)
    1:50 - 3:30 Academic Daily Wrap-Up --
    Istation, Imagine Math, Achieve 3000, and other electronic device activities
    Recommended time on Istation is 15 minutes per day, 3 days per week for K-2 and 30 minutes per day, 2 days per week for grades 3-8. Imagine Math goal is 2 lessons per week. It is suggested that students get a mixture of electronic academic time and paper and pencil learning.