Distance Learning 

 We strongly believe college begins in kindergarten. Our academic team has designed weekly learning for your scholar to continue to grow their brains each week. New content will be uploaded weekly. Scroll down to begin. 

8:30-9:15AM | MORNING MEETING 

Click EVERY underlined link to experience a full day of learning at Memphis Merit Academy. 

Breakfast 

Enjoy your breakfast with soft music!

School Chant

 Get your hands ready!

College Chants​

Brown University (Ms. Pitzer) 

Brown University (Mr. Carter)

University of Memphis (Ms.Hudson)

University of Memphis (Mr. Williams)

Christian Brothers University (Ms. Smith)

Christian Brothers University (Ms. Gooden)

Howard University (Ms. Moore)

Howard University (Ms. Jackson)

Freed Hardeman University (Mrs. Kemmons-Ford)

Freed Hardeman University (Mrs. Allgood)

Affirmations

Smell the Roses...

9:15-9:30AM | READ ALOUD

Click on the underlined links to hear a story read aloud to your scholar. 

Monday: April Foolishness

Tuesday: April Fool, Phyllis

Wednesday: Arthur's April Fool

Thursday: The Cool Bean

Friday: The Good Egg

9:30-10:00AM | PHONICS WORKSHOP

10:00-10:15AM | BRAIN BREAK

Way to go YOU! You have worked so hard. It's time for a BRAIN BREAK!

Twist and Shout Brain Break

Guided Breathing

GoNoodle Brain Break

10:15-11:00AM | LITERACY WORKSHOP

At this time, your scholar should work in their grade level packets received on prior to school closure. Packets are also located in bins in front of the school for pick-up and can be emailed to parents. If you or your child need assistance during this time, please reach out to a virtual teacher on the Lifework Hotline. 

GO GET YOUR LIFEWORK FOLDER AND LET'S GET WORK! 

10:15-11:00AM | STORY PROBLEM 

YOU are AWESOME! Grab a sheet of paper and solve the Story Problem of the day. Have your parent/guardian video (explaining how you solved the problem) or take pictures of you while doing it. Once you are finished, have a grownup post it Facebook using the hashtag #MEMPHISMERIT. You can use any materials from around the house to help you solve the problem. You can also call the virtual teacher for support!

Monday (Kinder): I baked 12 cupcakes. I put them in boxes with 2 cupcakes in each box. How many boxes of cupcakes do I have? 

Tuesday (Kinder): I had 18 books. I put 6 books in each book bag. How many bags did I use? 

Wednesday: (Kinder): Kelvin has 2 orange marbles, 13 purple marbles and 8 red marbles. How many marbles does Kelvin have altogether? 

Thursday: (Kinder): Addisan has a bag of lollipops that has 7 grape lollipops, 15 lemon lollipops, and 5 cherry lollipops. How many lollipops does she have altogether in the bag? 

Friday: (Kinder): Mrs. Pitzer has some snacks in her lunchbox. She packed 5 apples, 9 bags of chips, 12 fruit snacks. How many snacks are in her lunchbox altogether?

Monday (1st Grade): Keilah has 61 pieces of popcorn. Kassidy has 42 more pieces of popcorn than Keilah. How many pieces of popcorn does Keilah have?

 

Tuesday (1st Grade): Antonio has 37 baseball cards. Kemari has 46 more baseball cards than Antonio. How many baseball cards does Kemari have?

 

Wed. (1st Grade): Dallas read 28 books this year. Cameron read 64 more books than Warren. How many books did Cameron read?

Thurs. (1st Grade): Ms. Jackson's class collected 33 education boxtops. Ms. Pitzer's class collected 79 more boxtops than Ms. Jackson's class. How many boxtops did Ms. Pitzer's class collect?

Friday (1st Grade): The rose bush is 38 inches tall. The tree is 76 inches taller than the rose bush. How tall is the tree?

Click on each link to have your scholar practice counting each day. Also, practice counting backwards! 

12:30-1:15PM | MATH WORKSHOP

At this time, your scholar should work in their grade level packets received on prior to school closure. Packets are also located in bins in front of the school for pick-up and can be emailed to parents. If you or your child need assistance during this time, please reach out to a virtual teacher on the Lifework Hotline

GO GET YOUR LIFEWORK FOLDER AND LET'S GET WORK! 

1:15-1:30PM  

BRAIN BREAK

"Kiss your brain!" You earned another break!

Clap It Out

Silly Moose

Baby Shark

Trolls Brain Break

1:30-2:00PM  

Writing Workshop

"You are going college!"

At this time, your scholar should work in their grade level packets received on prior to school closure. Packets are also located in bins in front of the school for pick-up and can be emailed to parents. If you or your child need assistance during this time, please reach out to a virtual teacher on the Lifework Hotline

GO GET YOUR LIFEWORK FOLDER AND LET'S GET WORK! 

2:00-2:30PM

LEXIA 

Go grab your computer or tablet and login to

Lexia Learning!

The scholars that Level Up will be recognized on Facebook!

2:30-3:00PM  

DREAMBOX

Go grab your computer or tablet and login to Dreambox!

The scholars that Level Up will be recognized on Facebook!

  • Facebook - White Circle
  • LinkedIn - White Circle
  • Twitter - White Circle

3:00-3:30PM CORE

This week your scholar will explore an African Savanna! Discuss with your scholar what they learn and encourage the use of complete sentences. Click the link to explore the African Savanna.

 

All about the Ecosystem

Virtual Tour of a Farm

Virtual Tour of Ellis Island

Virtual Tour of African Savanna

Sea World Virtual Tour

Coding Fun- Download ScratchJr.

3:00-3:30PM

FRIDAY FIELD TRIP

"You are going college!"

GRAB YOUR FAMILY AND GO ON A COLLEGE TOUR! YES, you are going to college!

Howard University Virtual Tour

Christian Brothers University Virtual Tour

Brown University Virtual Tour

University of Memphis Virtual Tour

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Lakenna Booker, Founder and Head of School 

Address: 4775 American Way, Memphis, TN 38118

Tel: 901-617-3690

Email: lbooker@memphismeritacademy.org

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