SUMMER MATH PRACTICE!
At Patterson & Northwestern Primary Schools, students have used XtraMath, an online math practice program to help become proficient with math facts. GOOD NEWS! XtraMath continues to be available through the summer for home use!
This program as proven to be effective for practicing math facts as it moves at your child's pace. With regular use, XtraMath can help your student maintain and improve their math fact recall over the summer break and avoid regression.
XtraMath is available to all students who need practice with addition, subtraction, multiplication & division.
Patterson and Northwestern students should use their current login information to access their accounts. New users may create a login account.
Go to WWW.XTRAMATH.ORG to get started!!
Summer Meals Program
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) ensures that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session.
Families can use any of the following methods to locate sites that serve free meals to children during the summer:
· Call 211
· Call 1.866.3Hungry or 1.877.8Hambre
· Text “MEALPA” to 877877 during the summer months
· Visit the website: www.fns.usda.gov/summerfoodrocks
· Use the site locator for smartphones - Rangeapp.org
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