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Summer Learning Packets 2021

Hello Team Young! 

Challenge yourself this summer! Choose a Challenge from your Grade Level and complete by September 13th! 
 
In order to access the activities/assignments, students must be signed in to their JCPS accounts. 
here.
 
 
If you or your child needs help with summer assignments, please reach out to the following teachers for assistance. 
 
Below the assignments are broken down by grade level but this link provides the information for each grade level and it can be accessed with the JCPSNJ.org email. The links within the document need to be accessed through your child's account.
 
Teachers are available from the hours of 12:00pm - 2:00pm (see the flyer below for changes or additional hours)
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays, from July 6th to August 5th 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1

MyOn Summer Project: Hooray for Kindness!

Challenge 2 MyOn Summer Project: Kindness Counts In Many Ways
Challenge 3 MyOn Summer Project: Being Kind Rocks
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
Many Animals STEM Project
    • pgs. 1-20
Challenge 2
Solving Problems STEM Project 
    • pgs. 1-10
Challenge 3
Recycling Paper STEM Project
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1

MyOn Project

Challenge 2 MyOn Project
Challenge 3 MyOn Project
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
What’s it Like? STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions on pages 5 and 6
      • Lessons 10-20
Challenge 2
Melt Away STEM Project
  • Read the passage 
  • Complete the questions on page 2
    • Lessons 1-10
Challenge 3
Kinds of Energy STEM Project
  • Read the passage 
  • Complete the questions on pages 3 and
 
 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1
Challenge 2
Challenge 3
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
Rock Resources STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions on page 3 and 4
      • All lessons
Complete the Math Google Slides Activities
Challenge 2
Everyday Technology STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions on page 3 and 4
      • Lessons 1-7
Challenge 3
Where Does the Water Go STEM Project
    • Actively read the passage 
    • Complete the questions on page 2
 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1
Challenge 2 Grade 3 Summer Learning Project (PDF) - Building a Business (PBL)
Challenge 3 Summer Learning Project - Building a Business (PBL)
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
    • Complete the slides for the project. Show your work. Share it with your teacher.
    • pgs. 11-20
Challenge 2
    • Complete the slides for the project. Show your work. Share it with your teacher.
    • pgs. 1-10
Challenge 3
    • Complete the slides for the project. Show your work.
 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1
Challenge 2
Challenge 3
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
The Good and the Bad of It STEM Project
  • Read the passage 
  • Complete the questions 
Lessons 12, 13, 14, 15, 16
Chapters 6, 7, 8, and 9
Challenge 2
Generating Electricity STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions
    • Lessons 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14,
Challenge 3
    • pgs. 1-5
 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1
(All students should complete the same assignment)
  • Assignment 1: Compare and contrast Percy Jackson to another hero in mythology by completing the Venn Diagram.  What makes these 2 heroes similar and different?  Write as many similarities and differences you can between Percy and another hero.  Give details about what makes them the same in the middle and details about what makes them different on the outside.
  • Assignment 2: Pick a scene from Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief and illustrate it on poster board. 
  • Report of the gods: Choose one of the gods in the story, "Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief" , research and write a report on that god.
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
Living Things Change STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions
      • All pages
Challenge 2
Meet Scientists STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions
      • pages 11-20
Challenge 3
Generating Electricity STEM Project
    • Read the passage 
    • Complete the questions
      • pgs. 1-6
 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1

Read “Smile” by Raina Telgemeir and complete essay questions

Challenge 2

Read “Walk Two Moons” by Sharon Creech and complete essay questions.

Challenge 3

Read “The Phantom Tollbooth” by Norton Juster   and complete essay questions

 
Mathematics
Challenge 1 (All students will complete the same tasks)
    • Using the Google Slide link below, you must come up with 4 different problems for each operation.
    • Google Slide
60-90 Minutes on IXL per week
 
English/Language Arts
Challenge 1 Students will read “War of the Worlds” and “The Fake News Phenomenon”. While reading they will complete a graphic organizer detailing the actions of the author that led to the chaos of the citizens. They will also answer questions about media bias and responsibility as it applies to War of the Worlds. Tier 1 Project
Challenge 2
  • Students will choose a biography about one famous woman from a list of possible book choices. They will summarize their life making sure to note important contributions. Tier 2 Project
Challenge 3 Students will read accounts of the Titanic and compare two stories to answer the critical thinking questions. Tier 3 Project
 
Mathematics
Challenge 1
    • Using the Google Slide link below, you must come up with 4 different problems for each operation.
    • Google Slide
60-90 Minutes on IXL per week
 

Additional Information 

  • Students will return completed work to their 2021-2022 homeroom teacher by September 13th
  • Students who turn in all work will receive a certificate and a homework pass
  • The Summer activity project will be counted as a MP1 (quiz grade)