Land of the Little People

February 2016

Words, Words, Words

There is much research out about the number of words young children have learned before entering school. The biggest difference is the vocabulary totals between middle class students and students living in poverty. This is great information for our awareness as we continue to build the vocabulary banks of the students in our classrooms.

"http://www.npr.org/player/embed/257922222/258048897"

CLASS ~ Instructional Support Domain

I have included a quick video to help all of us review the CLASS Instructional Support domain and focus on continuous improvement in this area.

ENJOY!!!!

Understanding the Instructional Support Domain

Important Dates...mark your calendar!!!!

February 1-28 - Second Home Visits scheduled and completed

February 5 - Health & Safety Checklist due to Bonnie Hamilton

February 5 - TSG Final Documentation

February-April~Choosy pictures around your community

As always, let me know if there is anything I can do to help you and your students.

Therese