- John Shannon Montessori-
JOHN SHANNON MONTESSORI ONLINE CLASSES
Kinder Pearl - SY 2020 - 2021
Grade 6 Diamond - SY 2020 - 2021
JSM's Virtual Celebration Videos - SY'20-'21
Virtual UN Celebration
Virtual Halloween / Cosplay
Virtual Lighting of Christmas Tree
We would like to express our gratitude for being part of JSM Online Classes SY 2020-2021. Thank You Shannonians!
FAQ'S (Frequently Ask Questions)
What is Distance Learning?
Distance Learning (sometimes called e-Learning), classes are conducted online in remote locations, where the teachers and learners do not have to meet in person and without setting foot on the school.
FAQ No. 1. What Learning Management System (LMS) will be used?
Kinder to Grade 6 students will use Google Classroom and other Google Apps for Education (G-Suite Tools) such as Google Meet, Google Hangouts, Google Forms, Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Sites and YouTube.
Attend/Manage Classes Easily
Students will attend classes using Google Classroom and Meet, answer assignments and quizzes using Google Forms, Docs and Slides.
Students Communicate Easily
Students will communicate with their teachers using Gmail, video chat using Meet and ask questions using Google Hangout.
Students Collaborate Anywhere
Students will collaborate/edit Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Sheets, Jamboard and Drive in real time.
FAQ No. 2 . Who are we going to contact for problems with LMS?
You may send an email to: email@example.com
FAQ No. 3. What are the Student’s requirements for Distance Learning?
at least Quad Core processor with 4GB installed memory
Headphone with Mic
Fixed Fibr or DSL connection or
-Wifi Modem (prepaid or postpaid)
Email Address (to be provided by the school)
Google Chrome browser
If there’s no Laptop/Desktop available, please provide Android or any Smartphone with at least 5” - 6” LCD screen display with:
working built-in camera
access to Google Play
USB Flash Drive (to be submitted to the school)
parents are asked to provide a Flash Drive so teachers can store pre-recorded lessons just in-case students can't attend online classes due to poor or no internet connection.
FAQ No. 4 . Are they going to use Physical Books?
Kinder to Grade 2 - Physical Books, PDF Worksheets and other online exercises.
Grade 3 to 6 - combination of e-Books, Physical Books, PDF Worksheets and other online exercises.
FAQ No. 5 . How are they going to be Graded?
Students will be graded based on Formative- given after the lesson (quiz) and Summative assessment-given at the end of an instructional unit. (Quarterly Test)
FAQ No. 6 . Will there be a Performance Task?
Yes, a student may be ask to perform a task they may be done individually or collaboratively in small groups via online.
FAQ No. 7 . Will my child's Attendance be Checked?
Yes, the adviser and all subject teachers will check the attendance of each student during the online meeting.
FAQ No. 8 . What Grading System will be used?
Grading will be based on assessment results. The computation of grades will be based on the updated Deped's grading system for this school year.
FAQ No. 9 . How do parents, teachers, and students' communicate?
Each grade level has its own Grade level Portal where parents can have access to class schedule, syllabus, assignments, student’s e-portfolio, pre-recorded video lessons.
Parents can also chat with the adviser regarding their child's progress using Google Hangouts.
FAQ No. 10 . Are there any Parents Orientation?
Yes, the Parents' Virtual Orientation is on (to be updated later) via Google Meet. Please refer to the schedule listed below.
a. Kinder - (to be updated later)
b. Grade 1 and 2 - (to be updated later)
c. Grade 3 - 6 - (to be updated later)
FAQ No. 11 . Are there any Dry Run classes for students?
Yes, the Dry Run of online classes for ALL LEVELS is on (to be updated later) onwards, students will be notified regarding their schedule of dry run classes via email that will be provided by the school.
-FAQ No. 12 . Are there any Classroom-like setup for students at home and do they need to wear school uniform?
No, but as much as possible, find a comfortable place in your house so students can work effectively and quietly and comfortable clothing with sleeves are allowed.