Peek of the Week 1/11/2016

Great teachers make a difference, not excuses!

Principal Message

JRE Team: looking forward to another successful week! The videos below are a great start to morning meetings and the "I have a Dream Too" project.

Great week to re-set expectations and momentum. It feels like January!

Morning Meeting-Set your expectaions from the get go!

Great time to talk to your students about their goals and resolutions for the rest of the year! Other topics to start talking to your students about is the "I have a Dream Too" project that you will be hearing more about this week at PLT's.

Some good videos to show your students:

Kid President Has a Dream!
Westarea Elementary - I Have a Dream to Graduate
"I Have a Dream Too" by William Cummins


Tuesday, Jan. 12th, 3:30pm


Literacy Night and College "I have a Dream Too" Family Night!

January 21, 2016 will be our next family night. More information about the 'I have a Dream Too!" Project is forthcoming this week. Start thinking about the Literacy Needs for our parents and families on this evening.

Mentoring STARTS!

Thank you to all those who have signed up to mentor this year! We will discuss this at the next Faculty. Start date is January 15th!

Focus for the Week: Routines and Procedures

Keep them fresh and strong. Class Posters must have: Social Contract and Schedule Posted LOUD AND CLEAR. Include Dress Code and Expectations! This is the right time to review.
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Instructional Focus

Tami and I always look forward to being in your classrooms.

*Student Engagement and Higher level Questioning