Parent Involvement

 

Somers School Community, Inc

Meetings: Somers SSC Meeting are usually held the third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 in the school library. Childcare is provided. Come see what is going on at Somers. Parents help to make Somers great! Our first SSC meeting will be held Tuesday September 19th at 6:00.

2017-2018 Meeting Dates and Minutes:

Tuesday September 19th Tuesday October 17th
Tuesday November 21st December-No SSC Meeting
Tuesday January 16th Tuesday February 20th
Tuesday March 20th Tuesday April 17th
Tuesday May 15th

Event Dates for the 2017-2018 School Year: 

Friday September 15th- SSC Back to School Picnic

Friday September 29th- Somers Action Territory Night  Action Territory Flyer

Sunday December 3rd- SSC Barnes and Noble Book Fair

 

Help Raise Funds for Somers by Shopping on Amazon:

#StartWithaSmile at smile.amazon.com/ch/45-2777829 shop and Amazon donates to Somers School Community Inc.

Meeting Dates and Minutes 2016-2017: 

SSC-Sept-2016-minutes SSC October 2016-Minutes
SSC November 2016 Minutes SSC January 2017 Minutes
SSC February 21st Minutes SSC March 2017 Minutes
SSC April 2017 Minutes SSC May 2017 Minutes

 

 

SSC Resources:  

Resources for Parents:

arAR Book Finder– Look up books Accelerated Reading Level and points

bookScholastic Book Wizard– Look up books guided reading level.

ixlHow do I get into the IXL program to practice both Math

and Language Arts at home??

This program is available to you 24/7 on any internet connected device.

Go to our Somers’ website … www.somers.kusd.edu.

Then click on LEARNING LINKS and choose your child’s teacher.

Look for and click on the IXL icon.

When you open IXL this way you will see our Somers’ mascot on the IXL page – SOAR, the eagle. If you do NOT see the eagle then you are NOT at our sign-in page!!

Students know the user name and password for this program.

They can work on the topics they are covering right now in class, they can review anything that comes in the years before, or they can REALLY stretch and try something harder!!

This program practices both Math and Language Arts.

Our TITLE ONE budget pays for this subscription which is available to ALL of the students at Somers.

compassHow do I get into the Compass Learning program at home?

This program is available to you 24/7 on any internet connected device.

Go to our Somers’ website … www.somers.kusd.edu.

Then click on LEARNING LINKS and choose your child’s teacher. Look for and click on the Compass Learning icon.

 

Students know the username and password for this program … and the bottom line should say KENOSHA.

We use the Hybridge Math or Hybridge Reading … choose whichever you want to work on.

 

Children should work on topics from left to right, as they arranged by what children need to work on the MOST. The part of the software where they are working is circled with white.

 

This program teaches Math and Reading skills that the student is ready to learn next (according to their MAPS scores) and practices skills students seem to need additional practice with.

Our TITLE ONE budget pays for this subscription which is available to ALL of the students at Somers.