Multilingual Learner News
Important News for Multilingual Learners at Lake Bluff
17 September 2021
Hello Lake Bluff multilingual families! It has been a wonderful three weeks at Lake Bluff. Everyone is settling into their routines. As part of the start to the year, your students are taking the FastBridge assessments in math and English language arts. FastBridge gives teachers another way to check in on student skills to measure growth and find places to differentiate instruction.
Read on for information about:
- multilingual learner support plans of service
- the Talking Points app
- school pictures
- calendar reminder
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Take care and be safe,
Multilingual Learner (ML) Teacher
Multilingual Learner (ML) Support for September
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns about language support for your child.
Talking Points App for Teacher Communication
You can reply to my texts on your own texting app. If you like, you can also download the Parent version of the Talking Points app. Let me know if you need an invitation. My class code is NBMARo.
You can find more detailed instructions here:
Students may also bring their own lunch to school if you prefer.
School Pictures: Friday, September 24
- LB = Lake Bluff Elementary School
- ATW = Atwater Elementary School
- SIS = Shorewood Intermediate School
- SHS = Shorewood High School
- ALL SCHOOLS = applies to all 4 schools in the district
Look for events labelled LB or ALL SCHOOLS for your child.