• Dear Parents and Students,

    Welcome to the Extended Learning Resource Page.

    This page was created to provide students working from home with access to assignments, links, assessments, and practice resources (all of which are available on Google Classroom).

    You can all communicate with me through our classrooms. 
    Just make sure to sign into your google classroom each day at the given class time. Class will be the usual 90 minute block. Work and updates will posted daily on Dojo, and Google Classoom.

    Schools will be completely virtual from January 3rd – January 14th. Students will return to in-person learning on January 18th - the day after Martin Luther King Jr. Day, unless otherwise instructed. 

    Additional information and daily updates can be found on the district’s COVID-19 Resource Page found at https://www.orange.k12.nj.us/domain/3058.

    Students will follow their normal schedule: Brandt's Homeroom
    block #1  8:30 am - 10:00    Science (A day)  https://classroom.google.com/c/MzIwMjM4Mzg5ODg3?
                                         Social Studies (B day) https://classroom.google.com/c/MzIwMjg4MDU2NjM5
    block #2  10:00 am - 11:30 Various Encores - check webpages for google class link
    block #3   11:30 am - 1:00   Math Ms. Bates - https://classroom.google.com/c/MzIwMjE4MzMxNzUz
                                Lunch - 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
    block #4   1:50 pm - 3:20 pm ELA Ms. Brandt - https://classroom.google.com/c/Mzg4MzYyNTc0MTU4?
               Student Expectations
    ● Instruction begins at 8:30am and ends at 3:20pm.
    ● Log into your homeroom class beginning at 8:20am for Homeroom.
    ● Attendance will be taken in each class. You MUST attend all your classes to receive credit for attendance.
    ● Identify a comfortable and quiet place to learn.
    ● Cameras must be turned on.
    ● You are expected to remain in class throughout the duration of the class (for the entire class).
    ● Complete all assignments based on the provided timelines and/or due dates.

    ● Any questions or need for support, contact the teacher in google classroom or on ClassDojo


    Very truly yours,

    Ellen Brandt 6th Grade ELA


    I will be available daily to answer any questions you may have.

    you can email me at brandtel@orange.k12.nj.us

    Students have access to class links


     Please join my Class Dojo page:

    The following are my class DoJo codes if you have not yet joined: 

    Bates homeroom


    Brandt homeroom


    Hanson homeroom



    email contact:


    Google Classroom codes: 

    Section #2 (Bates HR) : 7jwf4if

    Section #3/ Brandt Homeroom:  hsilhet 

    Section #4 (Hanson HR) : javeq4e