• Math Intervention Curriculum 

    8th Grade

    Math Intervention for the 2019 - 2020 school year will follow a slightly different format.  The format we are using this year is outlined below.  Once agina, as you'll see below we are using DreamBox for a porition of our class.  At the bottom of this page is a lett (from the DreamBox company) that explains how to access the program from home.  All students know their username and password.   I for some reason your child is can not log on please contact me at nterry@upperdarbysd.org.  I will provide you with log on information.


    Math Intervention format for 2019-2020

    Introductory Activity (15 minutes) - Each day the class has a different challenge (see below for ech days specific challenge).  Students are encouraged to use math reasoning to solve each days challenge.  The teacher models how to solve the challenges mathematically.  Students are provided with the opportunity to "teach" the class their strategy for solving the challenge.


    Main Activity - DREAMBOX (20 Minutes) - Students are given 20 minutes to complete lesson(s) on dreambox while the teacher circulates the class room ans assists when needed. 


    Wrap-up activity - Review (10 minutes) - Teacher will review lessons form DREAMBOX with whole class.


    Dear Parent/Guardian,

    Your child’s school has purchased DreamBox Learning, a K-8 digital math program that independent studies have found to raise student achievement and better prepare children for future success.

    To Access DreamBox on a Browser

    Your student can access DreamBox Learning from any computer, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All you need is a high-speed Internet connection.

    If you’re using a browser, use this link: https://play.dreambox.com/login/t7vv/n7yj

    To Access DreamBox on an iPad

    To download the DreamBox Learning Math app, go to https://www.dreambox.com/ipad, or search for "DreamBox Learning Math" in the App Store. If you already have the app installed, you’ll want to make sure the latest version of the app has been installed so your student receives the most current experience and lessons.

    When prompted in the app, enter this school code: t7vv/n7yj

    Create your DreamBox Account to review your student's academic progress at home in your Family Dashboard. Please follow these steps to create your free account:

    1. You will need your child’s DreamBox school login information from their teacher to login for the first time.
    2. Have your student login to their profile just as they would at school. 3. Click Setup Parent Access at the bottom of the page.
      4. Follow the instructions provided to create a new login and password. 5. Read Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.
    3. Click "Submit".

    Log into your home account after setup:

    1. Go to https://play.dreambox.com
      2. Enter your email address and password.
      3. To see student progress, click the "Family Dashboard" button.