Social Studies @ LEISD

INFORMATION OVERLOAD!

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I hope you have had an exciting start to the new school year! I know you are already making an impact in students' lives!

This newsletter will provide information about Curriculum and Learning, Social Studies materials and resources, Cadre meetings and campus visits, and other important Social Studies information.

Educator Spotlight!!

Congratulations to Mrs. Alyson Locke, 4th Grade Teacher at Hackberry Elementary! You are in the Educator Spotlight!


Mrs. Locke teaches Texas History to our 4th Grade students with enthusiasm and positivity! This week she jumped right in with the new Social Studies materials and had her students participating in hands-on activities and group discussions.

Thank you Mrs. Locke for your dedication to every student! Your hard work will certainly pay off!

Nominate a Lobo Learner to be in the Student Spotlight!

Use this form to nominate a Lobo Learner to be in the Student Spotlight!

Re-Cap of Vital Information

2015-2016 Social Studies Curriculum Documents

Bookmark this link for easy access to YAGs, Blueprints, Unit Overviews, District Checkpoints, and Social Studies Resources

Communication Regarding Materials for K-5

Pictures of K-5 Nystrom Kits with Checklists and Survey to Request Additional Materials

PL: How to Write Objectives & Learning Targets

Just in Time Professional Learning on Objectives and Learning Targets approved by the Superintendent!

Lunch & Learn: Forethought Q&A

Thursday, Sep. 3rd 2015 at 10:45am

2600 Hart Road

Little Elm, TX

I will be at Chavez Thursday 9/3 during all lunches to provide support to teachers planning in Forethought.

Lunch & Learn: Forethought Q&A

Friday, Sep. 4th 2015 at 10:45am

1900 Walker Lane

Little Elm, TX

Jason and I will be at Little Elm High School during all lunches Friday 9/4 to offer support to teachers planning in Forethought.

Grades 06-08 Cadre Meeting

Monday, Sep. 21st 2015 at 4:15-5:30pm

300 Lobo Lane

Little Elm, TX

sign up in Eduphoria!

Grades 9-12 Cadre Meeting

Monday, Sep. 28th 2015 at 4:45-6pm

1900 Walker Lane

Little Elm, TX

Thank you for everything you do! Take some time this weekend to relax and reflect on your Why.

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