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VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT SUMMER TECH SUPPORT

Families who need help with fixing, obtaining or returning an MMSD Chromebook, Chromebook charger, or hotspot, can call 608-204-5678. Help is available to them from June 22 - July 31 through the Family Tech Support Help Desk. If families need assistance after July 31, they will be able to contact school personnel for assistance once the school year begins again.  
 
INFORMACIÓN MUY IMPORTANTE SOBRE APOYO TÉCNICO DURANTE EL VERANO 

Las familias que necesiten ayuda para arreglar, obtener o devolver un Chromebook MMSD, un cargador Chromebook o un punto de acceso pueden llamar al 608-204-5678. La ayuda está disponible desde el 22 de junio al 31 de julio a través de la mesa de ayuda de Family Tech Support. Si las familias necesitan asistencia después del 31 de julio, podrán comunicarse con el personal de la escuela para recibir ayuda una vez que el año escolar comience nuevamente.

What To Read Next...

What Should I Read?

 

Reviews & Blogs

  • Genrefluent A blog with book reviews organized by genres.
  • Guys Read A review site started by an author -- reviews BY guys and FOR guys.

Recommendation Websites

  • Goodreads You can create an account to rate books and find recommendations.
  • Teenreads Find book reviews, lists, author interviews -- all on teen books.
     
  • What Should I Read Next? Type in your favorite books/authors and get a list of recommendations.
     
  • Whichbook Select the kind of book you want (happy/sad) and get a list of recommendations.
     

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Listen to Bluford High for Free Online!

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Resources for Extended School Closing

Badger Rock Families,

Here is a list of online resources that can be used for optional continued learning while our schools are closed due to COVID-19. They are sorted by subject area and were picked for students in grades 6-8. If you have students in other grade levels please check out their schools library website for more information. This list may be updated in the coming days.

ALL SUBJECTS

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS/ READING/WRITING

BILITERACY READING SPANISH

SOCIAL STUDIES

MATH

SCIENCE

  • SciGirls website is created by PBS Kids specifically for girls interested in learning about science.  Play games, watch videos and create your own SciGirl profile to interact with other girls interested.
  • PhET Simulations activities that use real-life phenomena to explore the physical world.
  • iON Future online game that lets students try out different STEM careers (requires Flash)
  • Khan Academy
  • Amplify Science Website includes information for parents to log in for digital books and virtual tools that can be accessed at home
MMSD Advanced Learning Virtual Choice Board

Who Can Help You

 

School Librarian

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Ms. Schmidt

ocschmidt@madison.k12.wi.us

Don't have a Public Library Card? Get a virtual one for free!

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Badger Rock Home Page

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SYNC Audiobooks for Teens

AudioFile Sync Audiobooks for Teens

FREE AUDIOBOOKS FOR YOU TO KEEP IN YOUR SORA APP!

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Available April 30 through July 29, 2020, SYNC will give away two complete audiobooks a week--pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Register for SYNC and sign up for email or text alerts at  www.audiobooksync.com.

Madison Public Libraries Summer Reading Program

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