Joy Myers Piske
Resource Teacher at Dr. F.W.L.
204-661-2500 extension 3347
Every child is valued, respected and
supported. We work together as a team - with students, parents, teachers, staff and clinicians
to support our students as they learn and grow!
Please check out some the following
resources as we work from home over the next few weeks.
Please follow me on Instagram "Dragonfliesofresource" to see updates and encouragement. I would love to have your feedback and conversations! You (students and parents) can also converse with me on email. Please stay connected!
Scroll to the bottom of this page for new announcements and websites!
Daily Updates Here!
Having trouble staying on task? Leaving the Video game, and trying something else? Following a schedule?
Here are some recommended free apps to help your family cope with all these things! Please click on the app, scroll down to read "What parents need to Know" to see if these can be part of your routine.
Ongoing Connections Here!
What Zone are you
What Tools can you use to help you
get to the Green Zone?
Here are some ideas. You can add your own ideas too!
Zones of Regulation website: http://www.zonesofregulation.com/
If you have a story about your own tools and how they worked for you, please email me and tell me all about it. If you are willing to share your idea, please let me know!
Anxiety supports for Children and Adults:
Anxiety at school and home can look like:
This image is from "Movement Matters". Try to get outside and play to release some pent-up energy! It will help!
Common Sense Education:
Common Sense Media.org
(control click on the blue topics to take you to the websites)
Resources for Families During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Understanding COVID-19 news coverage
How to stay calm for yourself and your kids
Learning at home and homework help
Lego Challenge Cards
from The Canadian Homeschooler.com
Many Minecraft Lego Challenges such as "make an Egyptian Pyramid, a Viking Ship, a cathedral, build a house in the Nether, an amusement park, etc.