Mrs. Olson's Class
Welcome to Mrs. Olson's Class!
I am looking forward to a fun year with Second Graders! Students will be learning how to become lifelong readers, inquisitive scientists, good citizens, wonderful writiers and amazing mathematicians.
Attendance: please view the full attendance policy. Attendance will be taken daily at key intervals in the school day:
M - F: Teachers will take daily attendance by the end of the regularly scheduled morning meeting.
Getting ready for the first day of school: Wednesday, August 18th, 2021 at 8:05 am
As you and your child get ready for the first day of school, we’ve put together some resources and tips to help you get the year off to a strong start. Review our Back-to-school checklist for families
Getting started on Schoology: Click here for a short video tutorial on how to log in
Social/Emotional Learning and Well-being
Tips below are included as a reminder of the importance of focusing on mental health and well-being during this period of remote learning and supplemental in-person opportunities. Tips and resources are compiled by the district’s mental health and counseling teams and include resources from our community partners.
Here is a link to a Partners In Peds: Anxiety During COVID-19 talk with Jessica Hawks, PhD presented by Children’s Hospital Colorado and Partners in Pediatrics. It touches on a wide variety of topics. We’ve included some time stamps you can use if you want to skip ahead to certain sections of the video:
Challenges of COVID-19 - 7:57
Warning signs of child mental health concerns - 13:30
How to talk to your kids - 17:20
How families can best cope with COVID-19 - 24:17
Sleeping concerns - 28:00
Back to school safety - 31:10
Virtual learning - 34:39
Screen time - 39:28
You can also access Strategies for Supporting Learning at Home by grade level from the Child Mind Institute here.
The district's Student and Family Outreach Program provides resources for families including meals, housing, mental health support, healthcare, unemployment and more. For more information or to submit a referral, visit Student & Family Outreach COVID-19 Resources.
Family Technology & Internet Support
If you need assistance logging in, resetting your password, or are facing other technical difficulties-- Please contact IT at 720-972-4120 or visit the Family Tech Support website at https://familytechsupport.adams12.org/hc/en-us
Community Letters: An archive of all district communications related to the 2020-2021 school year > https://www.adams12.org/Onward-CommunityLetters
Frequently Asked Questions: Find answers to frequently asked questions as we navigate this unique school year together > https://www.adams12.org/onward-faqs.