Study Island
Bowen Elementary School

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Study Island is an all online product designed to help your child master the Kentucky standards specific to their grade.
WHO: Bowen students in grades 3, 4, or 5 who are not enrolled in SuccessMaker.
WHERE: Access on the Web by following the link on the Student page of the JCPS Web site. Go to: http://www.jefferson.k12.ky.us/Students/Index.html
(Note: You don't have to do this program only on a home computer. Since it is Web-based, your child could do it at the Public Library or a tutoring or after school center they might attend.)
HOW: Student logs on using login and password you received in a parent letter:
-Select the subject tab on which you wish to practice or what was assigened by your teacher.
-Work for your allotted time (typically 20 minutes or even more if you like!)
-During the time they are working, please allow them to work on their own as much as possible. The program makes adjustments and different tools available based on their performance. No help from brothers or sisters allowed!
-Logs off
TECHNICAL BASICS: The computer your child uses to access Study Island should have at least these basics:

Internet connection at DSL or higher
Windows
PC Operating System Wins XP, Vista or 7
Browsers: Internet Explorer 8.0+. FireFox 3.6+
Apple
-MAC OS 10.4.11 or higher
Browsers: FireFox 3.6+, Safari 4.10+

HOME TECHNICAL SUPPORT:

Please understand that Bowen staff will not be able to answer technical questions about home use. There are too many variations in equipment and connectivity to give home support.