Virtual Learning Page

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    Dear Parents/Guardians and Students,

    Welcome to my Extended Learning Resource Page.

     

    Orange High School will be held virtually.  Please access the district COVID-19 Resource Page at https://www.orange.k12.nj.us/domain/3058 for additional information and daily updates.

     

    This Virtual Learning Page was created to outline all expectations and provide you with information to access assignments, links, assessments and practice resources.

     

    I will be available daily to answer any questions you may have. My Virtual Office Hours are as follows:

    P.M. Virtual Office Hours – Monday to Friday: 1:15 P.M to 3:15 P.M.

     

    Should you have any questions, you can contact me through the following channels:

    Email: mccormed@orange.k12.nj.us

     

    OR by joining your child’s class on the Reminder Application:

    Remind App:                        

    Class period    Class name     Remind.com code   

    Period 2          US HIstory 1       @gb9d3d8        

    Period 4          US History 1       @2d7239         

    Period 5b        US History 2       @3c2ah2k       

    Period 6b        US History 1       @ggk4g8         

    Period 7          AP Psychology    @c2e39bh        

    Period 8         US HIstory 1        @32k9c6          

     

    Below are links and codes to access my Google Classroom.  Please note, parents/guardians will be contacted if students do not submit assignments.

     Google Classroom

    Class period    Class name       Google Classroom Codes

    Period 2          US HIstory 1           o7tny5o

    Period 4          US History 1           vt24bmq

    Period 5b        US History 2           fwgo3su

    Period 6b        US History 1           gfez5po

    Period 7          AP Psychology        4z46jpr

    Period 8          US HIstory 1           7ozrctf

     

    Student responsibilities include:

    • Identifying a comfortable and quiet space to study/learn
    • Dedicating appropriate time to learning, as guided by your teachers
    • Routinely checking appropriate Google Classrooms and emails for information on courses, assignments, and resources, on a daily basis
    • Attending and participating in any check-in times offered by your teachers
    • Engaging in the virtual platforms with academic honesty, integrity, and according to the district’s Acceptable Use Policy
    • Submitting all assignments in accordance with provided timelines and/or due dates

    Support your child in their learning process by:

    • Monitoring OPS updates sent via phone blasts, Class Dojo, Remind, Google Classroom, district website, etc.
    • Checking in with your child daily about the At Home/Virtual Learning tasks, activities, and assessments that they are working on
    • Encouraging adherence and attendance in the At-Home/Virtual Learning check-in times offered by each of your children’s teachers
    • Designating a place and time where your child will work independently on his/her assigned tasks
    • Asking your child to provide a brief summary of the learning he/she is engaging in for each class to ensure their understanding of the content
    • Asking your child about their deadlines and supporting them, as needed, in submitting assignments in accordance with the established deadlines
    • Helping your child manage logs to document progress on assignments and lessons
    • Reminding your child to contact/email his/her teachers if they have any questions

     

    Note: If you are having technical difficulty accessing the assignments, please contact your schools’ Technology Coordinator Mrs. Budhu for support at BudhuBer@orange.k12.nj.us