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Academic Resource Guide

How can we make sure our student is successful?

  1. Check Skyward and Canvas regularly. If you’re new to Canvas click here.
  2. Talk about the school day. For some ideas on what to talk about click here.
  3. Come up with a routine for homework.
  4. Keep materials and work spaces organized.
  5. Prepare and review for upcoming tests and quizzes.
  6. Review the retake policies for different classes.
  7. Reach out to teachers about concerns.

What should we do about a failing grade?

  1. Stay on top of student progress by checking Skyward and Canvas. Checking them regularly can help prevent any unwelcome surprises.
  2. Identify which assignments are missing.
  3. Check to see if there are extra copies on Canvas or in the classroom.
  4. Don’t get overwhelmed. Focus on one or two classes at a time to improve in.
  5. Check for the teacher’s office hours. When is a good time to check in with them before or after school?
  6. Check for any additional upcoming assessments.
  7. Come up with a schedule for making up missing work.
  8. Don’t wait for parent/teacher conferences. Reach out to set up a meeting to discuss your child’s progress.

Additional Classroom Resources

Science Resource and STEM

Social Studies 

Writing and Research 

Vocabulary Resources 

Online Safety 

Math Resource

Supplemental Support 

Review Support 

Reading Resources

Ask your child for their SRI score and visit the following websites to practice reading at home.  When they find the text is too easy to read (fluency and comprehension), move to a higher number. 

Read aloud to your child 

Parent Support 

Review Support 

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