February 15, 2016
(Please email me if there is any celebrations or sharing that needs to be added to our Monday Talks…..if I miss anything please let me know……thanks)
Please remember Brenda Hussy's Mother and April Lee's Daddy in your thoughts and prayers. Brenda's mother is in the hospital and the doctor's believe she has suffered a mild stroke. April Lee's Daddy was taken to the hospital with some complications from his heart. Thanks....
Bus Appreciation Week
This Week of Events at Highfalls
No School: Optional Teacher Workday
Home Basketball Game against Crains Creek: The Highfalls Booster Club will be giving all teachers and staff members at Highfalls the Special "hotdog and fries" at the game. They will have it ready around 3:30 if you would like to go ahead and eat if your not planning on staying for the game. They want to let you know how much they appreciate all of you!
CoGAT Test Grade 7
CoGAT Test Grade 7
Digital Showcase @ North Moore High-School
Jeans with a Smile....Spring is 6 Mondays Away!!!!!!
Middle School PTA Sponsored Dance: Volunteers needed. Please see Ms. Laurita if you can volunteer.
Digital Learning Showcase
WhenThu, February 18, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
WhereNorth Moore High School, 1504 N Moore Rd, Robbins, NC 27325, United States (map)
DescriptionThis event will feature the work students are doing with digital tools in the district. The general public is invited.
Next Weeks Events at Highfalls
Vertical PLC Meetings at 2:45
Progress Reports for grades K-8 Go Home
**RTA Possible Retention Forms Sent
**Grade 4-8 Possible Retention Letter will be mailed
Battle of Books Competition
Early Release Students
Literacy and Math PD dates / topics for the remainder of 2015-2016:
January 6th: Questioning (About the text, Within the text and Beyond the Text)
February 3rd: Inferring
March 2nd: Summarizing and Synthesizing
January 20th: MP5 and Visual Representations
February 17th: MP6 and Interacting with Peers
March 16th: MP7 and Understanding Problems
April 6th: MP8 and Organizing
ConGrats Ms. Tamara McNeill
Highfalls Fiddlers Convention
Saturday, March 12th, 4pm
1504 North Moore Road
****If it is raining on these dates the floors will be done on the Thursdays of the scheduled week.
Daily Expectations for Soaring to Excellence
PBIS Rubric....Remember Students are not to loose stamps or receive Strikes :)Bell to Bell Instruction
Alignment to Standards
Posted and Aligned "I Can Statements"