Online Math League Information

Online Math League Information

The Online Math Leagues for grades 3, 4, 5 and 6 will have their first practice session during the week of October 28-31. I (Mrs. Iyer) am the new Math Coach and will be facilitating the program. We will meet from 8:05 to 8:35 in the Art Room. If any parents are interested in volunteering to help out please email me at aiyer@boxfordschools.org. It would be especially nice to have someone to help with the correction of papers after contest sessions. This could be done in school or from home. The Online Math League schedule for the year is as follows:

Grade 3

Day: Wednesday Mornings

Time: 8:05 – 8:35

Wednesday, October 29rd Practice

Wednesday, November 5th Test

Wednesday, January 14th Practice

Wednesday, January 21st Test

Wednesday, February 25th Practice

Wednesday, March 4h Test

 

Grade 4

Day: Tuesday Mornings

Time: 8:05 – 8:35

Tuesday, October 28th Practice

Tuesday, November 4th Test

Tuesday, January 13th Practice

Tuesday, January 20th Test

Tuesday, February 24th Practice

Tuesday, March 3rd Test

 

Grade 5

Day: Thursday Mornings

Time: 8:05-8:35

Thursday, October 30th Practice

Thursday, November 6th Test

Thursday, January 15thth Practice

Thursday January 22nd Test

Thursday, February 26th Practice

Thursday, March 5th Test

 

Grade 6

Day: Friday Mornings

Time: 8:05-8:35

Friday, October 31st Practice

Friday, November 7th Test

Friday, January 16th Practice

Friday, January 23rd Test

Friday, February 27th Practice

Friday, March 6th Test

Think Central Math Information for Parents

 

 Students in Grades 3-5

Think Central an online accessory piece to our Math In Focus program here at Spofford for students in grades 3-5.   Your children will be provided with a username and password that they can share with you at home to access this website. By using Think Central, students will be able to access their Math in Focus materials from any computer.   Students have access to the online version of their textbook, workbook, virtual manipulatives and Student Interactivities. The Student Interactivities are short video tutorials followed up with a game and a short quiz. These game-like activities are a fun way for children to review and follow up on topics they have worked on in class. Also available are Background Videos, which are a great resource for parents who are looking for some more detailed information about Math in Focus. You can see what Math in Focus looks like in action and tips to help you work more on math at home

Your child’s teacher will be sending home usernames. For the most part they are first initial last name with no space. Some are first name last name with no space. All student passwords are: mathisfun

Below are directions to help you login to the website.

Think Central

Think Central is the online tool to use with our Math in Focus program.

  1. Go to http://www-k6.thinkcentral.com
  2. State: select Massachusetts
  3. District: select Supervisory Union 58, Boxford 01921
  4. School: select Spofford Pond School
  1. Username :_______________________
  2. Password: mathisfun

then

Click on: My Library

This shows all of your available materials.

Grade 6 Math Online Textbook Access

Grade 6 Students also have access to their textbooks online by going to:

http://my.hrw.com

Grade 6 usernames are first initial last name with a number at the end. All student passwords are mathisfun. Grade 6 Teachers will be giving students their exact passwords.

If you need further assistance, please see your teacher or contact Jennifer Sirmaian (Math Curriculum Support Specialist) at jsirmaian@boxfordschools.org