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Back to School Night:

Tonight, Monday, 9/13, is Back to School Night at Alder Middle School. 

Below you will find the link to my Meet for this evening as well as the schedule for my academic classes.  Please check the school web site or other individual teachers' web sites for additional information or links.


Burdhimo Meet link:


Homeroom/Academic 1: 7:10 - 7:20

Academic 2 (Keenan HR): 7:25 - 7:35

Academic 3 (Jones HR): 7:40 - 7:50





















Information for Virtual Instruction:

  • Daily Lessons:  

    Google Classroom is the hub of our virtual instruction.  Please check out the Classwork page every day for assignments and lots of other helpful information (schedules, assignments, etc).


  • Virtual Mondays: 

    Attendance will be taken during the first 10 minutes of the assigned class time.  Students are expected to attend.  In that first 10 minutes, we will also go over the Week-at-a-Glance Schedule and discuss the Independent Assignment for the day.  After that, I will answer questions and students are free to go work on their Monday assignment independently.


  • Week-at-a-Glance:

       Week of 9/14 link


  • Daily Schedule:

        Here is a link to the daily academic schedule for the students in Cobalt 1.  See Parent Portal schedule for specific classes.  Daily Schedule


  • Big Ideas Math (textbook): 

For home access to the Big Ideas Math textbook, follow these steps:

1) Go to

2) Username: (varies by student) and the Password: Aldermath6 (case sensitive).  (Students should have username in their Passwords document on the Google Drive.)

3) Access the Student Dynamic eBook or any other application on the site.


  •  Google Classroom Codes:

            A1 Samoa (& Tutorial) - nm65urd

          A2 Fiji - nkykhkk

          A3 Shaba - d5wwnj3


As always, if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me at [email protected] .











If you have trouble logging in, try:


Click the small link that says, "New to Big Ideas Math?"


Copy and paste the correct access code for your class:


     Academic 1 Samoa: KNNJ-TYSR-DK8A


     Academic 2  Fiji:   B537-DHRY-BDR8


     Academic 3 Shaba:   8SGA-S7BG-MSR5