Ridgeview Rundown

Week of Sept 22nd, 2014

This Week's News

Twitter Challenge: George Couros challenged us all to join the Twitter community to push ourselves as professionals. If you aren't already, you can follow me @laurajlac and share your tweets at #rvwhatif and join the journey.


Walking Trail Update: I hope you can join us for our rescheduled date on October 4th at 10:30. Here is the flier.


Go Math Webinar Session Recordings:

The Go Math webinars were a great source of information. They will continue to base these on your feedback shared on the Google Doc so let them hear your voice.

Here are the links to the last recorded sessions:

Session 1: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/9010409090260136450

Session 2: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/2748551831610064386


Rigor and Relevance Framework Resources: Here is a link to more of the ICLE resources that Bobbie Jo shared at last week's PD. Thank you, Bobbie Jo, for getting us thinking about rigor!


Reminder Fall Bus Evacuation Schedule:

Monday September 29th

9:30 – 3rd/4th/5th

9:45 – 2nd/ 1st/ K


PTA: Don't forget to sign up for your night at our PTA Meeting. Thank you to 2nd Grade, PEAK and Nancy Wilcox for attending our meeting last week.

Cadre Work

ATTENTION: WHOLE CHILD LEARNING CADRE MEMBERS!

Please fill out the following form in order for us to assign roles and gather ideas to help our meeting NEXT THURSDAY AM run smoothly. I am also looking for a lovely friend to help co-lead this cadre with me, if anyone is interested! Please let me know in the form. Please have this filled out before the first meeting. Thank you!!

https://docs.google.com/a/student.liberty.k12.mo.us/forms/d/1zcoAeJBXArU4m4_r4edCakU8k07hUmbAfIFQkeaNkFo/viewform?usp=send_form

Grade Level Work

Thank you for your honest conversations this week with Judith! I hope you found the time with her productive and supportive to the work you do to support students' behaviors.

Next week: Bring your Data Team work.

Upcoming Events

September

23rd

  • Happy Birthday Sonia Reagan!
  • VALIC Optional Presentation @4:00 in LMC

24th

  • Grade Level Collab during plan in PD Room
  • PTA CiCi’s Pizza Night

25th

  • Whole Child Learning Cadre @7:45 in LMC
  • Fall Pictures

26th

  • Student Council Meeting @7:45 in LMC

29th

  • Bus Evacuations (see schedule)
  • Liberty North Football Assembly @3:00 in the gym


October

1st

  • BLT Meeting @7:45 in PD Room
  • Grade Level Collab during plan in PD Room

2nd

  • Whole Staff Collab @7:45 in LMC
  • Custodian's Day: Have your thanked one of our amazing custodians lately? :)

3rd

  • Tech Talk Friday @8:00 in the Computer Lab (byod if you want to)

8th

  • Grade Level Collab during plan in PD Room

9th

  • Instructional Best Practices/21 Century Learning Cadre @7:45 in LMC
  • Early Release @ 1:45/Staff PD

10th

  • No Students/Staff PD on Data Teams

Week of the 13th: United Way Campaign


15th

  • Happy Birthday, Gretchen Klinefelter!
  • End of 1st Quarter
  • Possible BLT Meeting
  • Grade Level Collabs during planning time in PD Room

16th

  • Happy Birthday, Hayley Wollard!
  • DEADLINE for all grades saved in PowerSchool
  • Technology Learning Cadre @7:45 in Computer Lab
  • All Pro Dads @8:00 in LMC

20th

  • Flu Shots in Conference Room (must sign up through email)

21st

  • Conferences 4:00-8:00

22nd

  • Grade Level Collabs during plan in PD room
  • PTA CiCi's Pizza Night

23rd

  • Happy Birthday, Charissa Craft!
  • Whole Child Learning Cadre @7:45 in LMC
  • Early Release @1:45
  • Conferences 2:00-8:00

24th

  • Happy Birthday, Caitlin DeSalvo!
  • No School/Trade for Conferences

28th

  • Happy Birthday, Heather Buckman!
  • Tuesday Grade Level Collabs with Judith from BIST

31st

  • Happy Halloween!
  • Student Council @7:45
  • Fall Class Parties