Jose Valdez
    8th Grade Math Teacher

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    Mr. Valdez

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    Virtural Learning 2020-2021 School Year


    Dear Parents and Students,

    Welcome to the Extended Learning 2020-2021 School Year.  This information was created to provide students/parents working from home with access to assignments, links, assessments, and practice resources.  Schools will be completely virtual from September 8 – November 25.  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.

    Office Hours

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

    Ex: Monday – Friday: 1:00PM – 2:30PM (Please email or send a message through the remind code for your class)

    Contact Information

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

    Email:  valdezjo@orange.k12.nj.us

    Valdez Remind Class Codes 2020-2021 School Year
    Period 1/2: @2cgk96b
    Period 3/4: @89fdcff
    Period 5/6: @8ad987

    Virtual Zoom Meeting Information


    Access to Assignments

    You are invited to join your scheduled Zoom meeting during your class period time only.  (Only scheduled students will be accepted into the meeting)

    Join Zoom Meeting using the following link

    or join using the following ID and Passcode
    Meeting ID: 762 5505 9036
    Passcode: JYqT76

    Extra help meetings are available upon request

    Below are the links and codes to my Google Classrooms 

    Valdez Google Classroom Codes 2020-2021 School Year
    Period 1/2: lr6cisx
    Period 3/4: ow7pdsv
    Period 5/6: x4xipjx

    General Student Expectations

    Student responsibilities in completing the assignments include:

    • Attending and participating in all virtual classes
    • 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
    • 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

    Additional Resources



    Valdez Google Classroom Codes 2020-2021 School Year
    Period 1/2: lr6cisx
    Period 3/4: ow7pdsv
    Period 5/6: x4xipjx

    Valdez Remind Class Codes 2020-2021 School Year
    Period 1/2: @2cgk96b
    Period 3/4: @89fdcff
    Period 5/6: @8ad987

     Email: valdezjo@orange.k12.nj.us
    For immediate responses email between 1:00pm-3:30pm any day

    MANDATORY SUMMER ASSIGNMENTS (Mathematics & Science)

     Dear Parents, 

    Beginning the week of July 13th through the end of August, students currently enrolled in grades 3-12 will receive Mathematics and Science assignments virtually and on a weekly basis. These assignments are mandatory

    and will be considered for grading in Marking Period 1 upon our return in the new school year.


    (Note: For Students enrolled in one of the district’s academic summer school programs (District or school level), participation in this experience is optional.)


    The expectation is that students

    (a) join their designated class (see below),

    (b) log into the classroom beginning on July 13,

    (c) check back weekly for newly released tasks and experiences, and complete all assignments and

    (d) utilize the Live Help as needed

    District Summer Google Classroom Codes

    Current Grade 8 Math & Science:

    Google Class Code: zk2anm4

    Google Class Link: https://classroom.google.com/u/0/c/MTIwMzQzMzIyNzEz


    Parent/Student Curriculum Resources