Falcon Focus

February 22, 2016

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"Focusing on Solutions"

Thanks to our PBIS team for the great information on Tuesday. We are looking forward to the problem solving wheels and the opportunities to help our students learn to work through their problems.

We appreciate the PBIS's team guidance and leadership on this journey!!!

To Do's and Calendar Updates

  • Month of February: K-4 ROCK Student Training - please schedule to have this complete. Farah will be collecting the documentation

  • February 15th: Teachers working on TELPAS, please meet in the Think Tank with Farah. All other teachers meet in the library with Laura to go over Instructional Rounds Data - please bring laptops and PLC journals.

Agenda for the day (Feb. 15th):

-Breakfast on your own

- 8:30 start (Think Tank or Library)

- 11:30-1:00 Lunch on your own

- 1:00-3:30 Work on Writing and Math protocols, if it did not get done last week.

Also, be sure to have your part of the website work complete.

  • February 16th: PLC meetings cancelled for the day

  • February 17th: Fire Drill 2:10

  • Week of February 22nd: Math CFA

  • Week of February 22nd: K-4 Progress Monitoring

  • February 25th: Reflections Reception for students that participated. The reception will be in the cafeteria at 2:00. We will make an announcement.

Intervention Documentation Sheets

Turn in at the end of the year.....

Thanks to those of you who have consistently completed the RtI documentation sheets. Here is an example that is used most often. This documentation is very important in SITS, SNAPS, parent conferences, compliance requirements, and SPED referrals. Thank you for keeping them current.

Professional Development and Learning - Faculty Meetings, PLC's, and Kelly Leach Visits

  • February 18th: K-4 Training with Kelly Leach on Writing Instructional Strategies in the Think Tank.

  • February 23rd: Faculty Meeting 3:30

  • February 25th: 3rd and 4th grade teachers meet with Kelly Leach to discuss grouping and record keeping for Guided Reading. Bring updated MOY Running Record information. K-2 Teachers second round of Guided Reading Walkthroughs begin.

  • March 10th, 24th and April 14th: Second round of guided reading walkthroughs and coaching sessions K-4.

Update your My Site

Be sure that your My Sites are updated with your Glamorcraft photo and information by 4:00 on Feb. 15th. The new website is going live and we want our information to be current. Thanks!!!

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