Primary Points to Ponder

December 2019

We are celebrating Dr. Roudkovski for School Board Appreciation Month in January. We are in need of red items to put in a basket to celebrate our RED-iculously Great Board Member.

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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

This newsletter will the linked the calendar. We will use it until the week we get back. Click the links for updates. We will also be updating the Events Calendar.

Have a great rest of December!

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PTP 12 Days of Christmas

Join us for all the fun! Click on the links to sign up for the Christmas Party. It is free! You must sign up by December 16!

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Please Check the Primary Events Calendar Daily for Updates during December. We will add details and links as soon as possible.

Primary Calendar of Events

Check this every week so you can keep up with events. Click on links to see attachments.

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Time Clock for December- Hourly

Please make sure you still clock out for a 30 minute lunch every day!

Week of December 2-6: 40 Hours

Wednesday, December 4- Staff Pictures at 3:30. We should be done by 4:00. Adjust lunch times on Thursday and Friday to have 40 hours.

Week of December 9-13: 40 Hours

Week of December 16-20: 40 Hours


Stay late to make sure you get the 40 hours during the week of you want to be able to leave early on December 20. Staff Party is at 1:30 pm. Get with a classroom teacher to find out what help they need in the afternoons.

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End of Semester Parties

Please read the whole document. The letter will go home on December 5. Every student needs to return the letter so we can make sure we get badges run.

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Classroom Management Hyperdoc

This has some links to our different classroom management, behavior, and social emotional resources.

Links you need

The Dock

This Hyperdoc has quick links to many things you may need to access.

Primary Staff Notebook

This has just about everything you need! This is a new version for the 2019-2020 school year.

Google Classroom

Primary 2019-2020 Classcode is eki1vlo. We will use this for trainings that can be done on your own time.

Parent Liaison Referral Form

Please fill this out when you want Ms. Chism to help with contacting and working with parents.

Student Recognition per Month

Check Primary Events Calendar for Due Dates

Pine Tree Primary Symbaloo

This has links to many of our pages. You can make it your homepage!

Professional Development Opportunities

Teacher to Teacher Observation

You must complete one a semester.

CLI Engage Training

You can earn your CDA through here if you are interested.

Project ETELL Registration

This is a route to begun ESL or bilingual certified with no cost to you.

SIOP Texas Gateway Training

All staff who work directly with students must complete this training.

TEA Gateway Course

This has self-paced course on different programs from the Texas education Agency.

SeeSaw PD in your PJs

This has links to video with training on how to use different parts of Seesaw Learning Journal

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