Personalized Learning/ALPs

Resources for your Affective Goals

Personal Development

~Research resiliency and develop a plan to become more resilient. Create a way to share what you have learned about resiliency.

~Research Growth Mindset and complete these activities in your Growth Mindset Journal

~Learn about Positivity Keep a Positivity Journal. Create a way to share what you learned about positivity with others.

~Play the Open Mindedness Game.

~Watch the Ted Talk on Thinking Boldly.

~Watch the Ted Talk on Grit: The Power and Passion of Perseverance

~Watch the Ted Talk on Dream Big Never Fear Failure

~Watch the Ted Talk on Happiness


~Watch the Ted Talk 10 Ways to Have a Better Conversation.


~Study the Leader in Me 7 Habits

~Read at least 5 of these articles from Read Works, and take the quiz. You must pass with an 80%.
1. Go

2. Sign in with your Google account.

3. Enter class code EKGMTH

~Make a Vision Board


picture books about discrimination and inequality
picture books that challenge gender stereotypes
picture books about the civil rights movement

Ted Talks by Brilliant Kids and Teens

World Languages
PBS Learning Media


Social Emotional Resources

               Resources for your Academic Goals
Explore these resources and choose an area to dig deeper into. Create a way to share your learning.


Ted Talks by Brilliant Kids and Teens

Social Studies


Math Challenges


Poetry Writing

Read Works

Let Mrs. Stage know the topic you'd like to read about and she'll assign some articles for you.

1. Go

2. Sign in with your Google account.

3. Enter class code EKGMTH



Personalized Learning 

Choice Time Resources


Critical Thinking

Genius Hour

  Genius Hour

What is Genius Hour



is packed with fun and engaging activities for students to do independently or as part of a group. Using a multidisciplinary, content-based format, these resources teach children how to take an active approach to learning—to ask questions, create, experiment, and have fun!


Maker Faire

Do you have an invention, a creation, a demonstration? The Maker Faire is for you! Everyone is welcome to participate!
                                                          A Bit of History
A Maker Faire is an event for all-ages. A gathering of tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, authors, artists, students, and commercial exhibitors. All of these “makers” come to Maker Faires to show what they have made and to share what they have learned.

The 2019-20 SY Maker Faire date will be in the spring. Coming soon: The Maker Faire Application Link is currently under construction