Whatever It Takes!

...past, present - the future is ours...

Health Awareness Week!

Steppin' Out!

Kudos to Mrs. Leake, Ms. Duell, and the WMS step team on not only an amazing performance Friday night but on their fundraising efforts for Communities In Schools! Your win is well-deserved!

Formative Assessments

Formative assessments "...provide feedback to adjust ongoing teaching and learning to

improve students' achievement of intended instructional outcomes." There are many different types of formative assessments; some take only a few seconds to use and identify the students who understand the concepts and those needing more time . The link below offers several examples that are easy to use.


http://www.isbe.net/common_core/pdf/da-form-asmt-chart.pdf

...About the Video Links...

The video links listed below may not be your particular grade level or subject area, but the strategies and activities can be adapted to fit your needs.

Jeni Wiley, SLA principal intern

...building a collaborative culture that shapes staff efficacy and empowers all stakeholders to increase student achievement and foster a love of learning...