Flatonia Elementary Memo
Inspired this week by Sir Ken Robinson!
This innovative thinker and educational adviser has brought so much inspiration and innovation to today's educators. His keynote focused on creativeness, much like his original TEdTalk that I've included below.
Take a moment to watch this, and consider the ways that we are working to spark creativity in our students...
Wonderful Websites and Web 2.0 Resources
Heidi Songs has some great Free Videos and Songs to use with students for Phonics, Colors, Shapes, Sounds, and Phonemic Awareness. Also be sure to check out her free downloadable resources!
Dinosaur George Traveling Museum
Check out the website for more info on what to expect.
Writing Workshop & Guided Reading Resources
Check out this Blog Post on Writing Workshop & Guided Reading!
Yesterday I had the privilege of talking to some of the most wonderful teachers in the world...my Texas teachers!!! Okay, so I'm a little biased ;) Honestly though...it was such a GREAT day in Austin. SO much to cover!! Writing interventions, guided reading, behavior management, and vocabulary! This is how I typically feel after a day full of talking...
Hahaha!! I absolutely love it! The exhaustion is most definitely worth it!
I promised my Texas teachers I'd pop-in today and leave a few FREE goodies to download :) ..... Click Here to continue reading
EAFK Character Trait: Friendliness
The month of February, our character trait is Friendliness.
Citizenship Knighting Ceremony Due Dates
Mon. Feb 1--Name due to office, notify parents
Fri. Feb 5--Accolade due to office
Fri. Feb 12--Knighting Ceremony
Quote: “When all of us work together, we become good citizens and our country becomes stronger.”~ Donna Forest