Middle School Remote Learning

Middle School Remote Learning Resources

This page will be periodically updated with more information about Essential Learnings and Middle School curriculum during remote learning.

Information on Canvas, our learning management system, or LMS, is available at Canvas Information and Login.

For information on middle school schedules, click here.

Essential Learnings and Scope & Sequence [Work in Progress]

Essential Learnings and the Scope & Sequences for district-wide common courses have been modified for Remote Learning.  Essential Learnings will be reviewed periodically.  Based on feedback from teachers and the learning needs of students Essential Learnings may be further modified during the course of the school year. 

Click Here to see the Social Studies Essential Learnings and Scope & Sequences

Digital tools

Every student in Issaquah School District has access to online digital tools. For our secondary students, they can access many of these tools through ClassLink. For more information about the tools, please refer to the list below. The use of these tools may be relative to teacher use and grade-level. 

Digital Tool Purpose Who has access Student Login Information
Classlink

ClassLink is a tool that provides secondary students and staff with easy access to a variety of tools and tech resources available to them. It is also a password locker making logging in easier!

Learn more

Resetting stored password

6-12 students

Username: ISD Computer username (first 4 of last name, first 3 of first name, grade year e.g. LastFir25)

Password:Student ID#

Actively Learn Actively Learn is an e-reading platform that improves students' reading comprehension and retention by empowering teachers to reach students inside a text. Teachers can customize instruction, provide real-time feedback, allow peers to collaborate, and get analytics on student performance. 6-12 (teachers who have created online classes may have content available) Canvas
BrainPop Brain Pop allows teachers to assign differentiated activities to students and monitor their progress. Activities include Make-a-Map, Make-a-Movie, Challenge, games, videos and more. It encourages independent learning. 6-8 students Canvas
Office 365, Teams and student email

Office 365 is Microsoft’s subscription-based service that gives users access to the familiar, desktop office applications through the web browser and access to its cloud storage solution.

More Information

Teams: 

Outlook (student email):

Use this Wakelet to learn more about Office 365 and Teams. Includes how-to videos and other resources. 

6-12 students Classlink

or directly from Office.com
Username: school email (username@issaquah.wednet.edu)
Password:Student ID#

Seesaw Seesaw gives students creative tools to capture and reflect on their learning – in real-time. It’s easy to use and makes it simple to collect student work in one place and share with families 6-12 if used by teacher As defined by classroom teacher
Canvas A Learning Management System (LMS) used to facilitate teaching and learning throughout the district. 6-12 students

Canvas
Username is computer login
Password is Student ID# + ISD

OR

Classlink - Classlink will save your username and password for future use.

Discovery Ed Discovery Education offers an online curriculum with a variety of supplemental texts, multimedia content, lesson plans and PD for teachers. 6-12 students Classlink
Username is the computer login
Password: issaquah
Online Textbooks Online textbooks are available for a variety of content and curriculum. 6-12 students

Classlink or Canvas as directed by your teacher

TurnItIn (school-based) Turnitin allows for paper submissions and acts as a plagiarism check. Teachers can use more advanced options for grading, feedback, and student collaboration. 6-12 students based on school subscription and teacher use Canvas or as directed by your teacher
King County Library Systems Access to all of KCLS online information and tools. K-12 User Name: 4 1 1 _ _ _ _ _ _ _
(7 digit ASB card number)
PIN/Passcode: _ _ _ _
(Last 4 digits of ASB card number)
Skyward/Family Access Family Access gives parents and students on-line access to student information, including test scores, attendance, class schedules, and immunization records. Parents can verify on-line that the emergency contact information on each student is correct. More information is available here. K-12 and parents Students: School username and password
Parents: District provided username and password you chose.
Common Sense Media A resource for teachers and families on educational apps, movies, music, video games and other digital content.
This page was last updated at 4:31 PM on Wednesday, September 2, 2020.