The Laurel School District considers Chromebook and Internet usage both a privilege and a necessity for students to bridge the limits of our physical surroundings and to experience enhanced learning. Therefore, we view our staff, students, and families as vital stewards of our students' 1:1 learning.
Accessing Google Applications
Every student has a google account.
The format is email@example.com
The default password is Dogs plus student ID (lunch number) e.g. Dogs12345
Every student has an email address through Google. Email can be accessed through ClassLink
Every student has access to Google Drive. Google Drive can be access through ClassLink
Online literacy program that provides nonfictionreading content to students in grades 1–12 andfocuses on building phonetic awareness,phonics, fluency, reading comprehension, vocabulary, and writing skills.
Achieve3000 Literacy is accessed through ClassLink
Support students' math fluency and skillsmastery through individualized practicedesigned to mimic a one-on-one tutoringsession with step-by step support.
DreamBox is an adaptive, online, K-8 math program designed to complement classroom instruction and proven to positively impact student outcomes. Combining a motivating, game-like environment with a rigorous and standards-aligned curriculum it responds to learners’ actions and decisions by continuously adapting to support student competency with math concepts, and promoting strategies for fluency and application- all while empowering educators with real-time data and academic insights to inform instruction. As a student works in DreamBox for one minute, the program collects, analyzes and responds to over 800 data points about that student and how he/she learns. DreamBox challenges and motives all students in three-age appropriate and responsive learning environments- struggling, advanced and on-level ensuring every learner receives instruction in the environment that is right for them.
Dreambox is accessed through ClassLink
Sora is a new user-friendly app thatempowers students to discover and enjoyebooks and audiobooks, for both leisureand class-assigned reading.
Sora is access through ClassLink
Online literacy program that provides nonfictionreading content to students in grades K–2 andfocuses on building phonemic awareness,phonics, fluency, reading comprehension,vocabulary, and writing skills.
SmartyAnts is accessed through ClassLink
Zearn's 1-5 math program is designed to be anengaging and accessible math learning experiencefor all kids. It offers frequent checks forunderstanding, interactive visuals to keep lessonsfun and entertaining, and precise feedback at theexact moment a student begins to struggle.
Access Zearn through ClassLink
Edmentum can be accessed through ClassLink
Use your Chromebook for educational purposes only
Keep your Chromebook charged
Keep your Chromebook in a secure location
Bring you Chromebook back with you on the first day of school-you will need it
Loan your Chromebook to anyone or leave it unattended
Carry your Chromebook by the screen
Close your Chromebook with objects in the keyboard
Use your Chromebook for gaming or personal web browsing
Write on or decorate the Chromebook
The Chromebook belongs to the Laurel School District and is an instructional material checked out to you.
The student and their parents/guardians are responsible to keep the Chromebook safe and secure from loss and/or damage. Fees for loss of or damage to the Chromebook will be assessed.
You may purchase optional insurance to cover damages.
|Entire Chromebook Loss or Destruction||$150|
|Charger Loss or Destruction||$25|
|Keyboard/Palm rest Destruction||$20|
|Other||Priced as Needed|