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Polk 2020-2021 School Dates to Note

POLK COUNTY 2020-2021 SCHOOL CALENDAR Find Polk County Public School dates (first/last days, student holidays, early release days and grading periods) here! Scroll down for a list of significant calendar dates for your PCPS student this school year.     First/Last Days, Holidays & Early Release Dates 2020 August 24 (Monday) First day of school … Continue reading Polk 2020-2021 School Dates to Note

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Learning & Loving It: Word Sliders

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   Word Sliders This is a fun, quick and easy way to make a hands-on game for reading practice. This concentrates on reinforcing, decoding and blending skills using word families. These words have a common … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Word Sliders

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LRC’s 2020 Summer Lineup

The Learning Resource Center of Polk County unveils its 2020 lineup of summer enrichment programs for all academic levels to combat learning loss during the quarantine and prevent summer slide.     Choose Your Program Camp READY! Kindergarten-Readiness   Rising and repeating kindergartners can gain the skills necessary for school at Camp READY which features … Continue reading LRC’s 2020 Summer Lineup

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Learning & Loving It: Dicey Education

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   Rolling the Dice with Learning The sound of rolling dice has brought excitement and fascination to human cultures for thousands of years. Each time you roll a pair of dice, you are keeping alive … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Dicey Education

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Learning & Loving It: Telling Time

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   Telling time with your own clock This clock activity is a great one for teaching children how to tell time. Use it to talk about time in the future or to discuss how long … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Telling Time

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Learning & Loving It: Puppet Time

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   Magical Learning with Puppets   Supplies: Paper, pen/markers/crayons/paint, scissors, glue/tape/stapler, popsicle stick/tongue depressor/paint stirrer, book of choice   1. Choose a book to read together. 2. Draw or print the characters from the story … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Puppet Time

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Learning & Loving It: Twister Game

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   A Spin on Twister Add a layer of learning to classic games that you already own. For this activity, we’ll add a math “spin” to the classic game of Twister. When students are fully … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Twister Game

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Learning & Loving It: Retelling Bracelet

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   Rainbow Retelling Bracelet This colorful bracelet will help a child retell the story they just listened to or read and can be used by tutors, teachers and parents. (Adapted from Growing Book by Book) … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Retelling Bracelet

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Learning & Loving It: Egg Activities

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.   “Egg-Citing” Egg Activities for Reading & Math Easter may be over, but don’t pack away those plastic eggs! We have “egg-citing” ideas for tutors, teachers and parents to use for learning.   Supplies: Plastic … Continue reading Learning & Loving It: Egg Activities

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Learning and Loving It: Beach Ball Toss

Learning & Loving It is a series featuring simple, yet fun educational activities for home learning and virtual, interactive tutoring.     1. Take a medium or small beach ball; Inflate and write the following on each panel or section of the ball with permanent marker: a. Who? b. What? c. Where? d. When? e. … Continue reading Learning and Loving It: Beach Ball Toss

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