Online Learning Resources

Online Learning Resources

This website will be dedicated to the learning, curriculum and enrichment resources you may need as a family. Links to District resources, tech FAQs and more will be added to this website as needed.

If you have suggestions for this page or a video request, please email Jessica Stilger, Director of Communications.

Continuity of Learning Plan

Learning Expectations Grades K-12

To view the minimum expectations for all grades, please visit our Weekly Schedule for Student Engagement file.

Google Classroom

To log into Google Classroom, your child should use their Berkley Schools email and password.

Featured Google Classroom Video

View the video below to see tips on navigating Google Classroom with your child as well as how to locate all assignments quickly.

Educational Resources

Click on the expandable menus below for access to educational resources to help your child with online learning.

DreamBox (Math) with School Codes - Supplements Curriculum

DreamBox (Math)

Helpful Links

One of the tools frequently used in DreamBox is a Rekenrek.  If you are not familiar with this tool, the videos below are a helpful reference. 

Building Specific DreamBox Websites

Lexia (Literacy) - Supplements Curriculum

High School Resources from BHS

Berkley High School counselors created a comprehensive website with information about grading, office hours, counseling resources and more.

Visit the BHS COVID-19 Resources webpage to see more details.

Literacy Enrichment

Math Enrichment

Science & Social Studies Enrichment

Enrichment Resources

Click on the expandable menus below to find links to online enrichment resources for your children and family to enjoy.

Movement & Mindfulness

  • Headspace
  • Go Noodle
  • Mindfulness Moments
  • Calm
  • The Wayne State University Center for Health and Community Impact is committed to gathering and distributing resources that focus on healthy eating and physical activity in order to make it easier for families to share with their children. Check out their Facebook page to see daily healthy eating and physical activity tips.

Online Video Chatting Services

Visit with family and friends using these services.

Author Read-Alouds & Drawing

Local Enrichment Resources

Technology

Technology Support

Help with Classroom Applications

To receive help logging into applications and software you child's teacher is using, please contact your child's teacher.

To troubleshoot software and applications, try viewing the help menus built into the software.

Help with Passwords

To locate you child's Google password

  • Elementary: In MISTAR Parent Portal and App view the Network Login tab to see your child's email address and password.
  • Secondary: Email you child's building Media Specialist to reset the Google password.

Help with District Issued Devices and Hotspots

Parents can call the Oakland Schools HelpDesk at 248-209-2060, or live chat for any issue other than passwords.

Technology FAQs: Accessing Technology

How will tech needs be met now that all buildings are closed?

If you are in need of a device or internet services, please contact your building principal and someone from the Technology Department will reach out to schedule a delivery time and location.

Technology FAQs: Google Help

  1. How do I help my child login to his/her Google account?
    To find the email/password for elementary students, log into the MISTAR Parent Portal. For each child, there is a new section called Network Login. Here you’ll find your child’s email address and account password.

    For secondary students, the students should know their email and password. But if they can’t remember, you can find your child’s email address in the Demographics section of MISTAR Parent Portal. Please email your school’s Media Specialists for a password reset.

  2. How does my child access their Berkley Schools email?
    To log into Google Email, your child should also use their Berkley Schools email and password.

  3. How does my child access Google Classroom?
    To log into
    Google Classroom, your child should use their Berkley Schools email and password.