Online Chess Practice - message me on Remind and I'll add you to my class, assigning you a user name! We can play each other and you can play your peers too!
http://www.hoagiesgifted.org/ - This is a good resource for parents and students for information as well as activities.
Scratch - a free coding site
Epic - message me on Remind if need the class code!
Need a break? Watch an episode of LEGO Masters and brainstorm ideas about what you would do if on the show. Compare and contrast how your ideas are similar/different to the ideas of the competitors.
Time for Kids (free) - there are some good articles on here for students about COVID-19
To sign up for REMIND:
Text the message @stiglersp to the number 81010
Welcome to Spotlight Online
I am missing my Spotlight friends!
Please use my website to find resources and other information that may be beneficial to working with your gifted child at home. I will be sending challenges out to your child via REMIND! Please email me or message me on REMIND with any questions or concerns that you may have!
Play a friend in online Chess @ ChessKid - message Mrs. Stigler on REMIND if you do not have a log in yet!
Solve the "Keep Your Head Up" Quotation Puzzle below! (You may use your family for help, not Google!) Ask your parents to send me a picture of the solved puzzle!
About Mrs. Stigler
Education: I received my Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from the University of Mississippi and received my Master's degree in Elementary Education from Delta State University. I also received my gifted certification through the University of Mississippi.
Experience: This is my sixth year teaching at Hernando Hills Elementary School and my ninth year teaching in DeSoto County Schools! I am very excited about teaching 3rd grade Spotlight! I look forward to all of the exploring, learning, and fun we are going to have this year!
Bio: I am married to Ben Stigler, who also works in education! We live in Hernando, which is where I grew up!
We have a sweet little girl named Caroline and a precious son named Walter who will be 1 in December!
We have a wonderful dog named Charlie! He is a 6 year old golden doodle and is loads of fun!
I can't wait to spend the year learning and growing with you!