Friday, November 15, 2013
Hearts: Social Emotional Learning
Update: Homework Club for Spanish Speaking English Learner students
Spanish Speaking homework club will start the week after Thanksgiving and will run on Tuesdays & Thursdays. We will send out a list of students who will be participating.
Thank you Fifth Graders!
Thanks Fifth Grade teachers for helping your students at morning meeting today. They were awesome leaders for the younger students.
Minds: Teaching & Learning
MLK Jr. Oratorical Festival
MLK 2014 Oratorical
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
8:45 a.m. - 3rd-5th grades
10:30 a.m. - Kinder - 2nd grades
- We will discuss: Safety Updates, PBIS, and Aides
Weds 11/20: ELA/Writing
Writing Units Reminders
In order to create future PD that is built off of our strengths and challenges, please email me the 3 dates you will be trying the 3 mini lessons in the next five weeks by next Weds, 10/20. Linda or I will try to pop in to at least one of these sessions in order to get a sense of how we are doing.
Read: The Mini Lesson (pages 60-69) in a Guide to the Common Core Writing Workshop
Teach: At least 3 writer's workshop session to your class using the new writing program including: the Mini Lesson, the Independent Writing, and the Conferring
Bring: 3 samples (only 3).
Reflect: Lessons Learned- What builds off of our previous work? What is new? How can this help strengthen our K-5 writing program? How does this program help with your classroom writing program?
Sign off on Payroll- Monday
11/18 3pm Staff Meeting (Nuts & Bolts Operations)
11/19 3;30pm Equity Team Mtg.
11/20: Staff Meeting: ELA
11/20 School Site Council Meeting
11/25- 11/29 Enjoy your much deserved break!!!
12/5 Spelling Bee