Tiger Tidbits 2.0
January 22, 2017 Volume 9 Issue 20
Way 2 Go!
-Thank you to all staff for making it to our group photo! We know it takes effort and we greatly appreciate being able to have this precious memory for years to come.
-A HUGE shout out for hosting The McStrick/Central Technology staff development! Our presenters did an awesome job and the feedback was very positive!
Are you intentional?
We all work so very hard and being intentional makes a difference in stress levels and success rate. Intentional means done on purpose; deliberate. Synonyms include calculated, conscious, intended, planned, studied, and pre-planned. Check out this link for a glimpse into intentional teaching!
For an in depth resource on guided reading, check out our very own blogger, Ms. Lawson! http://lawsonsreadyreaders.blogspot.com/2017_01_01_archive.html
Some of us are studying Mathematical Mindsets with Mrs. Freis, which provides practical strategies and activities to help teachers and parents show all children, even those who are convinced that they are bad at math, that they can enjoy and succeed in math. Remember My Favorite No? Check it out here! And if it's been a minute since you've done it, maybe try it out this week! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srJWx7P6uLE
Are you intentional?
Youth Truth Survey window opens goes through Feb 3
DeDe and Laura out for training
Math Monday, 2nd Grade
Social Studies Monday, K-1
Group pictures (uniform day)
Team Lead meeting 3:20-4:20
Spanish Spelling Bee 5:00 - 6:30
PTA Board Meeting 5:30-6:30
Multicultural night 6:30-8:00
Instructional Rounds at Freeman
Faculty Meeting at 3:30
STR Free Dress Day (or Twinsies Day) for Try It You Might Like It reward!
Math Mindset book study, Freis' room.
January Birthday Lunch (Support 3A and 3B)
3rd Grade Virtual Field Trip
Turn in January CATCH
Looking Ahead . . .
1/30 ELA Monday Kinder
1/30 Math Monday Grade 1
1/30 SS Monday Grade 2 and 3
1/31 5th Grade to Perry
1/31 3rd Grade Science Performance Assessment due to ESDC
2/2 VIP Night at the Board Mtg, 7 pm
2/2 Baylor Health screenings, MCL
2/3 Detention- Matthews
2/6 ELA Monday, 1st-2nd
2/6 Science Cadre, 3rd-5th
2/7 Grade Level Chair Meeting, 3:30 p,m.
2/8 2nd Grade Math Interim due to the ESDC
2/8 2nd Grade Math Performance due to the ESDC
2/8 New Tiger Academy
2/10 Detention Lawson
2/10 PTA Valentine's Dance