Monday Talk

October 12, 2015


**Please continue to lift up Dawn Priest’s mother and a Speedy Recovery to Lynn Dunn!!!

Laura Carter is still waiting on baby! Keep her lifted up.....she is out with congestion and just not feeling up to she approaches her due date we wish her the best!

(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)

This Week of Events at Highfalls

Oct. 12

Faculty Meeting 2:45: "Learn Like a Pirate"

Oct. 13

Student Advisory Council Representatives BOE 11:00-1:00

Oct. 14

Tech PLT with Kelly Priest

Oct. 15

Faculty Meeting with Dr. Bob 2:45!!!!!!!

Oct. 16

Early Release Day 11:30am


Imagine Learning PD Gr. K-2 with WestMoore @ Highfalls

School Site PD: 12:30

Next Week's Events at Highfalls

Oct. 19

Content Area PLCs 2:45-3:30

Oct. 20

Grade 7/8 Field Trip

Oct. 21

PLCs / Planning

PD Brooke Adkins 2:45

Oct. 22

Athletic Booster Club Organizational Meeting 6:00 Media Center

Oct. 23

7 and 8 Band Rehearsal @ NMHS *B. Evers wills end more information

NMHS FootBall Game: Band Plays at Half-Time

Dr. Bob Classroom Visits!!!!!

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On-Site Professional Development

Book Study (Media Center 2:45pm)

September 21st Chapters 1 and 2

October 12th Chapter 3

October 26th Chapter 4

November 9th Chapter 5

November 23rd Chapter 6

December 7th Chapter 7-9

Literacy PD (Media Center 2:45 pm)

September 2nd Monitoring/Clarifying (“Fix-up Strategies”)

October 7th Making Connections/Activating Background Knowledge

November 4th Visualizing

December 2nd Evaluating/Determining Importance

Math PD

September 16th MP1 and Problem Solving Strategies

October 21st MP2 and Number Talks

November 18th MP3 and Thinking Aloud

December 16th MP4 and Modeling

Daily Expectations for Soaring to Excellence

Bell to Bell Instruction

Alignment to Standards


Student Engagement

Differentiated Instruction

Posted and Aligned "I Can Statements"


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