Student Online Orientation Resources
School Opening Day Student Checklists
Directions for Families/Students:
Please work together to complete these activities for the first 2 days of school. Work may be done in English or the home language. Once you have completed an activity, please mentally check off each item. You do not need to print this page or turn it in. In order to get credit for attendance, when the checklist is completed, students return to Schoology at lms.lausd.net. Log into the Course (Advisory Homeroom for secondary) and type one thing that you learned from today’s online student and family orientation. Suggested materials: Paper, pencil or pen, and crayons. Keep your work handy for future use.
Download the School Opening Day Student Checklists:
Download the School Opening Day Student Checklists for Students with Disabilities:
Orientation Videos for the First Day of School (Tuesday)
Organizing for Success! Managing your Learning Needs:
Online Learning Tools and Help Videos:
Orientation Videos for the Second Day of School (Wednesday)
Online Safety, Digital Citizenship:
Managing Your Own Health and Well-Being:
Family and Student Handbook
The handbook includes sample instructional schedules, information on how to access technology and log into classes online, steps for how to have a successful first week of school, free resources for extended learning, and much more.
YouTube Videos for Students and Families
YouTube: Help for Families
Watch the Help for Families playlist of videos on YouTube for help with technology.
YouTube: World of Learning
Visit the World of Learning YouTube page to find YouTube videos for students covering art, reading, career exploration and many more topics.
For families: (213) 443-1300
For employees: (213) 241-2700
The helpdesk is open 6 am to 6 pm Monday through Saturday for any questions about Los Angeles Unified and the coronavirus pandemic.
Student & family wellness:
The helpdesk is open 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday. Please call for support with mental health, immunizations, health insurance, food & housing, enrollment, and more.
Family Action Steps to Prepare for the First Week of School: