Gator Weekly

With great power comes great responsibility....

The week ahead.....which is Week 33!!

Last week to check out books from the library....



Monday, May 9


STAAR Math


Tuesday, May 10


STAAR Reading

Staffing @ 2:00


Wednesday, May 11


STAAR Science


Thursday, May 12


ARD @ 8:40

2nd grade field trip


Friday, May 13


Field Day



Coming up.........


May 17 Play It Safe, Boosterthon Pep Rally, Teacher's Meeting

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It's been another great week in the land of the Gators!

Thanks to each of you for the love, care, and support that you provide for our students each day. You are appreciated!

Thanks to Natalie for opening her classroom to teachers from other campuses so they could observe a writing lesson!


Exciting things I saw this week - an engaging on campus field trip, some great stations in PE, tweets from GF teachers on Twitter!! Woohoo!

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Things to do....

Look at summer professional development opportunities.

De-clutter your classrooms - especially your reading tables!!


Book Study: May 18 "Passion Driven Classroom" May 25 "Smartest Kids in the World"

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Weekly academic vocabulary words

guideline


noun: an instruction that explains how something should be done


hypothesis


noun: a proposed explanation that is based on evidence but has not been proven

Weekly positive character trait

thoughtful


considerate of others

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What I'm Reading

Out of Our Minds......by Ken Robinson

Campus Instructional Focus

After analysis of our campus data, our instructional focus will be to improve our students’ ability to clearly communicate their thinking through writing across all content areas.

We carry the torch for EMSISD!

Mission

The mission of Eagle Mountain Saginaw ISD and Greenfield Elementary is to foster a culture of excellence that instill a passion for a lifetime of continuous achievement in every student.

Vision

The vision of Greenfield Elementary is to create a physically and emotionally safe environment where every student can engage in challenging, integrated, and collaborative learning in order to become respectful, resourceful and responsible citizens in an ever-changing, diverse world.

Motto

Striving for the best, we rise above the rest.

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