CIES Wednesday Envelope

for Elementary Staff--December 9, 2015

In This Issue:

  • Typical Growth Through Text Levels
  • Optional Apple Certified Trainer Led iPad Session
  • Movement Strategies to Activate Students' Thinking

Typical Growth Through Text Levels (Jan Richardson)

The rate at which students typically move through text levels:

Levels A-C kindergarten= 1 level every 1 or 2 months

Levels A-C first grade= 1 level every 2 weeks

Levels D-I (all grades)= 1 level per month

Levels J-O (all grades)= 1 level every 8-9 weeks

Level P+ (all grades) may take longer, the goal is comprehension

Optional Apple Certified Trainer Led iPad Session

What:

Apple Certified trainer led iPad session - Becoming a Power User for Learning and Teaching.

Discover how to make the most effective use of your device as a tool for learning and teaching. Get to know the fundamentals, powerful features, settings, and educational learning resources built into every. (See attachment for more detailed information)


Who:

All Licensed Staff who have NOT attended a previous offering of the this specific training.


When:

  • Wednesday January 6th 4:30-7:30 PM

or

  • Saturday January 9th 8:30-11:30 AM


Where:

ESC, check the front desk for exact location


Registration: Keep Certified starting Friday December 11th at 8:00 am. Registration is a first come basis.


Additional Details: Training is voluntary and unpaid. CEUs will be given and light supper will be provided.

5 Strategies to Get Kids Moving and Activate Thinking

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