January 11-15, 2016
Tornado & Lockdown Drill
ISTEP Readiness Test
This will be sent home to parents so that it can be practiced at home on a computer (not a mobile device). LolaJean is sending info to parents and they will receive an Alert Now as well.
Textbook Adoption (Math)
The plan is for the top 3 (district wide) publishers to present to the staff for the final vote. Elementary teachers will not be attending the textbook caravan.
Reading Benchmarking January 4-14
- Tier 2 & Tier 3 students must be benchmarked using the F & P kit. Benchmark levels should be put in the google doc.
- Please put Tier 1 students' current guided reading level (what they are reading during your reading groups for instruction, not necessarily their Fall Benchmark) in the google doc.
WIDA Assessment - January 11-February 26
STAR 360 - Testing January 19-29
ISTEP Part 1 - February 29-March 11
At this time we do not have funding for JAM or JAR. This is still a work in progress.
Library - A week with modification for Friday (see Debra's email)
Monday, January 11
Grade 2 Mapping with Mary
8:05 Primary Literacy
Intermediate RTI meetings during plan times - See email from Marcie
Tuesday, January 12
8:05 Staff Meeting - library
9:00 Tornado Drill
3:00 Lockdown Drill
6:00 Board Meeting
Wednesday January 13
8:05 - Climate Committee - library
9:00-10:00- District-wide Infrastructure Trial-Laptops, Computers, & Tablets may not be used at this time. (Students are not needed for this trial.)
Thursday, January 14
Melissa at STEM Conference @ Purdue
End of 1st Semester
Friday, January 15
Records Day - No School
Please update grades and google doc (including grades columns).
Monthly Meeting Schedule- A look ahead. This may change but may be helpful for you as you plan.
RTI Referral- Please fill this out if you have a student that you have concerns about. Marcie will add his or her name to the agenda. This is for academics or behavior.
PLEASE WRITE YOUR EVENTS ON THE BIG CALENDAR BY THE COPIER!