• Welcome to Mrs. Delaney's Home Page!      
     
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    Name: Jo-Ann Delaney, MSE

    Title: Grade 6 Social Studies Teacher

    Room Number: G08

    Phone Number: 717-531-2222 ext. 4008

     
     
     
     
    Team Monsoon Season: Check this link to see daily assignments.
     
    Social Studies Class Educational Facebook Page:
    Go to above link and add friend. View daily information, pictures and videos to see what we are learning and doing in social studies class! This is a window into your child's learning.
     
    Canvas Social Studies Course Resources:
    Canvas is a course management system (CMS) which is a tool used by teachers to store course materials such as information sheets, assignments, and additional class resources. The CMS allows students to access the materials from a class anywhere and at any time via the Internet. The CMS used by teachers in the Derry Township School District is Canvas. Students are provided a website link to each their teacher’s Canvas site along with instructions on how to log on to the site and any necessary password. Canvas may also include links to other learning resources available on the Internet as well as areas within the site where students will be required to participate in electronic “chats” and interact with the teacher and classmates. Canvas is an important resource that provides teachers a means for sharing information about the course and is used extensively.
     
     
    Home Access Center

    https://drr-hac.eschoolplus.powerschool.com/HomeAccess/Account/LogOn?ReturnUrl=%2fHomeAccess

    Derry Townships School District's Home Access Center (HAC) allows parents to access their child’s report card grades (grades 6-12), discipline records, class assignment grades, attendance, and other general student information over the internet.To access the information on your child(ren) during the school year, log on to HAC with your individual username and password. (An individual login is provided to all parents/guardians recorded in our Student Information System.) If you have any questions or need assistance with HAC, please contact the HAC Help Desk by emailing hachelp@hershey.k12.pa.us
     
     
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         I'm glad that you are reading this and I would like to personally welcome you to M.S. Hershey Middle School!  I invite you to share in my excitement...ADVENTURE AWAITS and learning Western Hemisphere Geography will be lots of fun!

    I encourage my students to believe as I do that the sky is the limit! Over the course of the school year the children will be challenged to be geographers. Through inquiry, they will be constructing understanding to better understand their world. Geographers ask questions: Where is it? Why is it there? How did it get there? How does it affect people living there? How does it affect the natural environment in the area? Our virtual travel will allow your child to construct understanding while exploring the Western Hemisphere. Students will be provided an opportunity to use technology on a daily basis and will be accessing resources and completing assessments using Canvas. I encourage the children to use what they know, to challenge their minds, and explore their creativity.

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