Mount Holly Elementary School

One Team, One Dream…October 13-16 Weekly Update

Curriculum Connections

  • Mrs. Simspon will hold a refresher on Running Records before she administers the Proficiency Task on October 27. The refresher will be Monday, October 12 at 9:00 and 1:00.
  • Guided Reading should be taking place in all classroom. The templates are located in each workroom. There is no substitute for guided reading. If you need assistance forming your groups, please let Mrs. Simpson know.
  • The DOK wheel should be used in instruction and when creating common formative and summative assessments.
  • How are we integrating across the areas including Special Areas, Instructional Specialist, and Classroom Teachers?

Monday, October 12

  • Student Holiday/No School
  • Teacher Workday
  • Running Record Refresher (9:00 & 1:00)

Tuesday, October 13

  • 8:15 & 5:45-Canvas Parent Information Session for 3rd-5th grades
  • 2nd grade to play
  • Mindset Book Study-2:45 in Media Center
  • SIC-5:00
  • PTO Meeting-6:30

Wednesday, October 14

  • SLO/GBE Preliminary Conferences (see attached schedule)
  • Grades Due by 5:00
  • Running Record Training for new teachers and teachers new to the district

Thursday, October 15

  • SLO Preliminary Conferences
  • Science Workshop for 2nd-5th 3:00-5:00 (for those who signed up to attend)

Friday, October 16

  • SLO Preliminary Conferences
  • Fall Pictures (see attached schedule)
  • Mustang Roundup News due to Dr. Barnes
  • PLC Summary Notes due in Canvas

Future Dates

October 19
  • Kindergarten to Black's Farm


October 20

  • Mindset Book Study-2:4 in Media Center


October 21

  • None


October 22

  • Child Study
  • Read for the Record Day-Not Norman
  • Diamond Del visits 3rd grade
  • Dessert Bar during lunch times for everyone who gave their "time" to assist with the Fall Carnival


October 23

  • 2nd grade to Downtown Rock Hill