First day: Monday, September 14th, 8:30am-3:30pm 

    • 8:30-9am icebreakers, games, introductions outside in tent. Discuss that the first two Mondays will be different than the rest of the Mondays, how the school year will work, etc.
    • 9am-10am poem and writing in tent
    • 10am-10:30 Break time/games/snack 
    • 10:30-11am go inside to see learning stations. Discuss school procedures/expectations/social distancing in the classroom, etc. 
    • 11-12:30 (technology workshop in one pod and biweekly writing workshop in the other
    • 12:30-1:30pm Lunch and recess 
    • 1:30-3pm (Hattie/August and Becca/Alethea switch pods and repeat the morning’s workshop)
    • 3pm-3:30 Pack up, disinfect school, and play games outside

Second Monday, September 21st: 

    • 8:30-9:30 Poem, writing, and announcements in tent
    • 9:30-10:30 Becca will cover school safety stuff (fire drill, lock down drill, first aid kit, etc.) with all students while Hattie and Alethea correct packets/placement tests
    • 10:30-11am Break
    • 11-12:30 Students will find out which books to start in and fill out their biweeklies and daily plans. If they have extra time, they can start on some assignments from their biweeklies!
    • 12:30-1:30 Lunch/Recess (Alethea goes home)
    • 1:30-2:30 Humanities w/Becca in one pod and project time w/ Hattie in the other 
    • 2:30-3:30 Humanities w/Becca in one pod and project time w/ Hattie in the other 
    • 3:30 Clean up, disinfect, and go home

Third Monday, September 28th (first “normal” Monday, they will all be the same after this):

    • 8:30-9:30 Poem, Creative Writing, and Check-in/Announcements in the tent
    • 9:30-10:30 Academic work time part 1, during which students should focus on subjects they have struggled with, or need one-on-one help with, during the other four days at home. Teachers will “float” between pods when necessary, and Alethea will be present during this time to help students with math.
    • 10:30-11am Break time (outside, when possible)
    • 11am-12:30pm Academic work time part 2
    • 12:30-1:30 Lunch and Recess
    • 1:30-2:30 Humanities w/Becca in one pod and project time w/ Hattie in the other 
    • 2:30-3:30 Humanities w/Becca in one pod and project time w/ Hattie in the other 
    • 3:30 Clean up, disinfect, and go home

Notes:

  1. On nice days/when possible we may combine pods/activities and work together in the tent.
  2. Hattie will begin teaching the science curriculum at the end of her maternity leave (starting on Monday, November 2nd).