Home Fun and Learning at Home

Fun and Learning at Home

We will be using this location to provide some exciting and engaging opportunities for our students while they are staying safe and healthy at home. These are NOT required and WILL NOT be graded. Our teachers just want to provide some fun activities to keep your days active, learning and creative. Enjoy!

Libraries closed? Need a book to read? Mrs. Cordonier, our amazing school librarian, has the best resource for you!
Mackinvia Online Library
Students can go to https://www.mackinvia.com/ or the link on our DM Webpage- Academics, or they can use the MackinVia App. On MackinVia, they need to type in Dean Morgan Jr. High for the school.Their Username is the last 5 digits of their ID (their 2700 number) and the Password is also the last 5 digits of their ID.Staff can login with their Enumber as the Username and their last name as the Password.
We have over 2800 ebooks and audiobooks.

Here are a few really fun and cool websites / apps that you can do while being bored at home… CHALLENGE ACCEPTED!!

Challenge 1: Learn to CODE!!! Go to Code.Org, choose your level of knowledge and challenge yourself!

Challenge 2: Learn to PROGRAM!!! Go to Khan Academy Programming.

Challenge 3: Download a video editing app (you pick, but iMovie, WeVideo, Splice, Adobe Premiere Clip, PicPlayPost… are just a few that have free versions). Make a cool video that shows a Day in the Life of Quarantine! Send the downloaded video file (preferably MP4) to lisa7856@myncsd.org so that we can share it on Facebook. There may be a contest with a winner… just sayin’!

Challenge 4: Use your phone to take a photo (you may edit it) that demonstrates “boredom.” Send the photo to lisa7856@myncsd.org so that we can share it on Facebook. There may be a contest with a winner… just sayin’!

Here is a great social and emotional program for the students of Dean Morgan to access.

Website link:https://rippleeffectsweb.com/v7.4/teens/?org=DEAN_MORGAN_JR_HS_NCS

Instructions for student access:Student ID: last 5 digits of their 2700# (ie. If their number is 270012345 then their Ripple Effects student ID is 12345)

Password for all students: casper1234

From our incredible music teacher, Mrs. Zavodny:
Hi there,
It is time for some March Music Madness – Day 1 videos & voting
Anyone is allowed to vote, students or families! New videos will be available each day!
Fill out your bracket and watch each day the updated competitions!
I will also be posting it in Google Classroom.
Thank you!