Points of Pride

August 8, 2018

Instructional Focus

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Upcoming Events:

Week of 8/13: Focus on the Bubble Map

  • 8/13: 7:45- Bubble Map Review-if you have never been trained on Thinking Maps you are required to attend; if you need a refresher stop by Heather's room; Chair Massages in the lounge-see emails from Maria for sign up sheet
  • 8/14: 7:30-New to SPE Meeting in Robert's office; Dads' Club Dairy Queen Fundraiser; Curriculum Nights for Preschool (4:30), Kindergarten (5:30), and 1st Grade (6:30)
  • 8/15: 7:45-Donuts with Dad; Dads' Club Dairy Queen Fundraiser; 2:15 release-PLC; Curriculum Nights for COPE (4:30), 2nd grade (5:15), 3rd grade (6:15)
  • 8/16: Dads' Club Dairy Queen Fundraiser; Curriculum Nights for ALP (4:30), 4th grade (5:15), 5th grade (6:15), 6th grade (7:15)
  • 8/17: Faculty Meeting @ 7:30


Week of 8/20: Focus on Double Bubble Map

  • 8/20: 7:45- Double Bubble Map Review-if you have never been trained on Thinking Maps you are required to attend; if you need a refresher stop by Heather's room
  • 8/21: Cookie Dough Assembly Kick off: K-2 @ 2:00 and 3-6 @ 2:30
  • 8/22: 2:15 Release-Site PD from 2:30-4:00 (feel free to come in later to flex your contract hours)
  • 8/23: Fall Pictures in the AM
  • 8/24: Munchkins with Mom @ 7:45

Shout outs:

  • A huge thank you to Cathy, Susan, Sonja, Julie, Ricardo, Kevin, Helen, and Amada for all their hard work in the cafeteria this week. We have added some things to provide more structure, and they have worked SO hard in enforcing them!!! Thanks!!
  • Thank you to Tracey and Darlene for being patient with a bus that seems to run on it's own schedule
  • Thank you sixth grade for working so hard on developing student schedules this week!
  • Thank you to Kristy, Kim, Sue, Melissa, Mary, and Janice for administering DIBELS ALL week.
  • Huge thank you to the Special Areas team for being flexible with the schedule! I know that nobody really wanted this change in schedule, but I appreciate you all working hard to make it come to fruition.
  • Thank you Lynn for all your hard work in learning this new online registration system and getting everything input. She has probably worked more hours than anyone the last couple weeks.
  • Thank you to Stephanie Usrey for being an amazing proof-reader!! She spotted that Outstanding was spelled wrong on each of our PBIS posters. Luckily the company is reprinting them for all of us.
  • Thank you to Julie Murphy for getting me out of a tight spot today with a class that needed a substitute on short notice. Thanks for being a team player!