The Big Picture
Energy Bus: It’s How We Roll! These are the 7 Principles for Schools
1. You’re the Driver-I’m responsible for my actions and decisions
2. Create a Positive Vision-I set goals
3. Drive with Purpose-I have unique talents and gifts
4. Fuel Your Ride with Positive Energy-Reciprocate positivity
5. Transform Negativity-I turn challenges into great opportunities.
6. Love Your Passengers-Find the gift in everyone and serve others
7. EnJOY the Ride-Live a happy and healthy life
Instructional Focus: Every Child, Every Day-Rigorous Tasks, High Yield Strategies, Efficacy
Common Instructional Framework
Data Teams: Strategies vs. Activities, Ensure rigor
ELA and Math: Guided Reading and Math schoolwide
Practices: Marzano’s 9 High Yield Strategies
AVID: 3-5 creating an AVID culture
First Week of School Truth!
Staff Meeting, Wednesday, September 4th 3:30-5:30
Please plan to attend from 3:30-5:30. The first hour is the documentary, Resilience. The second hour is training. I promise it will be worth every second.
This is for all staff. Snack will be provided. This is not an appropriate training for children. Please make arrangments for your babies.
HELP!!!!! We need one more person to help coach the Battle of the Books along with Marianne Feilds. Books are being ordered and we are ready to go! Please let Castle know if you are ready to READ for the LEAD (step in to help coach)
PD at SWE
We will offer:
Guided Literacy for Subgroup Support Through the Common Instructional Framework Lens
Guided Math for Subgroup Support Through the Common Instructional Framework Lens
Angie Dutton will be heading up the literacy PD and Vickie Brown will be heading up the Math.
A group prior approval form has been submitted to ensure you can get credit.
These are scheduled on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30, days and times you should be on campus anyway. We hope that this new structure helps you enrich your professional practice and aid in license renewal.
Math PD: 9/18, 10/16, 1/15, 2/19, 3/18, 4/22, 5/6
Literacy PD: 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 1/8, 2/26, 3/25, 4/29, 5/13