St. Bernard's Summer Math Program

All St. Bernard's students preparing to enter Kindergarten through eighth grades participate in the Summer Math program. The program consists of math curriculum that students have previously learned and is designed to help them retain basic computation and arithmetic skills during summer break. Each grade has its own requirements and curriculum for Summer Math.

Students use will be using either Aha!Math or Sumdog for to complete their Summer Math requirement. Both programs are web-based and can be accessed from any computer that has Internet access. Both programs require a username and password, which were sent home with each student in May.

 

 

Summer Math Requirements by Grade

 

Incoming Kindergarten and first-grade students will be using Aha!Math. Students in both classes should spend a minimum of 1 hour per week on their lessons.

Incoming second- and third-grade students should spend 15 minutes each day for 4 days a week, for a total of 1 hour each week.

Incoming fourth- fifth- sixth- seventh- and eighth-grade students should spend 30 minutes each day for 4 days a week, for a total of 2 hour each week.

All Summer Math curriculum includes math concepts for the grade that students completed during the 2013-2014 school year.

 

Summer Math Grading & Recognition

 

All students will receive a grade for their Summer Math work. Those who meet certain requirements will also be recognized at a Monday morning assembly at the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year. The charts below show specific grading guidelines and recognition requirements for each grade.

 

 

*Recognition will be given at a Monday morning assembly at the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year.

 

 

Kindergarten Instructions

Incoming Kidnergarteners will be using Aha!Math for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your first grader get started:

Kindergarten Summer Math Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Grade 1 Instructions

 

Incoming first graders will be using Aha!Math for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your first grader get started:

Grade 1 Summer Math Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

 

 

Grade 2 Instructions

 

Incoming second graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your second grader get started:

Grade 2 Summer Math Instructions

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Browser check.

Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Grade 1 online Math Textbook:

username: g1student

password: student

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

Grade 3 Instructions

 

Incoming third graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your third grader get started:

Grade 3 Summer Math Instructions

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Grade 2 online Math Textbook:

username: g2student

password: student

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

Grade 4 Instructions

 

Incoming fourth graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your fourth grader get started:

Grade 4 Summer Math Instructions

 

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Browser check.

Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Grade 3 online Math Textbook:

username: g3student

password: student

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

Grade 5 Instructions

 

Incoming fifth graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your fifth grader get started:

Grade 5 Summer Math Instructions

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Browser check.

Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Grade 4 online Math Textbook:

username: g4student

password: student

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

Grade 6 Instructions

 

Incoming sixth graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your sixth grader get started:

Grade 6 Summer Math Instructions

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Browser check.

Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Grade 5 online Math Textbook:

username: g5student

password: student

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

Grade 7 Instructions

 

Incoming seventh graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your seventh grader get started:

Grade 7 Summer Math Instructions

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Browser check.

Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Online 6th Grade Math Book: Students must set up a free account using the following Activation Code: 2418195-30

Adapted Mind: Instructional arithmetic videos and practice

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

Grade 8 Instructions

 

Incoming eighth graders will be using Sumdog.com for their summer math lessons. Click below for detailed instructions to help your eighth grader get started:

Grade 8 Summer Math Instructions

Sumdog Help

System Requirements

To run Sumdog, make sure you have Flash Player and JavaScript installed, and are using an up-to-date web browser. To check your computer and make sure that you've got all of the requirements covered, go to the Sumdog Browser check.

Frequently Asked questions for Students

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Game Instructions

 

Helpful Math Websites

Online 7th Grade Math Book: Students may set up a free account using the following Activation Code: 2418195-370

Online 8th Grade Math Book: Students may set up a free account using the following Activation Code: 2418195-700

Khan Academy: Instructional arithmetic videos

 

 

What to do if You Encounter Technical Problems


Kindergarten & Grade 1

If you lose track of your username and/or password, send email to Mrs. Fisher (cfisher@st-bernardschool.org). If you encounter technical problems with Aha!Math, please contact the technical support team for Aha!Math: www.learning.com/services/support/.


Grades 2 - 8

If you lose your sumdog Login Name or Password, please send an email to Mrs. Fisher (cfisher@st-bernardschool.org). If you experience technical difficulties with the program itself, please contact Sumdog Customer Support at info@sumdog.com.

 

 

 

Related Links

Incoming Kindergarten and First Grade Students:

Aha!Math

Incoming Second through Eighth Grade Students:

Sumdog

 

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