Robert L. Crippen "Friday" Bulletin

5/1/16

Kindness

"Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless." Mother Teresa

Mortar Word / Math Maker / College Word / Character Trait

Mortar Word-approximate

Isabelle must drive 1,482 miles. She plans to drive approximately the same number of miles per day over the period of 5 days. 4th Grade Math Testprep Preview


Math Maker--1+8=9


College Word--Application


Character Trait--Loyalty

Upcoming Events

  1. Learning Walks Week of 5/2-5/6--Stewart and TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK!!!!
  2. Monday, 5/2 STAFF MEETING--STAAR MAY TRAINING FOR EVERYONE 3:15-4:15 PM. We will have snacks. Plan to stay the entire hour teachers & paras.
  3. NO TEAM TUESDAY--regular schedule Grades 4 and 5 will NOT meet on May 3rd!!!
  4. Wednesday, 5/4--Team Leader Meeting 3:15-4:30--Title 1 Comprehensive Needs Assessment--Library
  5. Thursday, 5/5--Last Day of Tutoring for 3rd and 4th grade and last day of Extended Day
  6. Friday, May 6th STAAR Wars Pep Rally for Grades 3-5 1:15 PM in the cafe.
  7. Friday, May 6th Nurse Appreciation Day
  8. Learning Walks Week of 5/9-5/13--Hickman
  9. Monday, 5/9--STAAR Math Grades 3, 4, and 5th Retest--cheer at 7:25
  10. Tuesday, 5/10--STAAR Reading Grades 3, 4, and 5th Retest--cheer at 7:25
  11. Tuesday, 5/10--1st Grade Field Trip Children's Museum
  12. Wednesday, 5/11--STAAR Science Grades 5--cheer at 7:25--REGULAR SCHEDULE

INFORMATION FROM THE DISTRICT/CRIPPEN

  • TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK MAY 2-6!!!
  • Sign up for June 1st Staff Development Workshops ASAP on Eduphoria. Lots of great offerings, but limited space. Also, please complete the Food Truck Survey.
  • LEARNING WALKS EMPHASIS--What, Why
  • 5th Grade SSI Tutoring MONDAY-FRIDAY 7-7:30 AM
  • Extended Day for 3rd and 4th Grade Math and Reading started April 7th and is every Tuesday and Thursday until STAAR Round 2 in May
  • Last Day for Paraprofessionals is May 31st. Last day for Teacher's is June 3rd.
  • DRA/EDL Testing for ALL students K-2 April 25-May 20
  • STAAR Testing May 9, 10, and 11--Blackout Dates and NO JEANS Coupons.
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  • Principal's Training May 2 12:00 PM Kings Manor Elementary

Astronauts

All Crippen Astronauts will display stellar citizenship and perform at or above grade level in every subject.