A Note from the Principal's Desk

Week of November 16, 2015

Week at A Glance

* Pre Season Basketball Tournament 11/17-21/15


Monday, 11/16/15

Social Studies & Science PLC

1) Data Teams Process

2) Identify students who score at mastery, near mastery, and remediation.

3) Lesson Planning- Modify/ Adjust Curriculum/Instructional Strategies, and Create Assessments for students needing enrichment, extension and remediation.

4) Discuss PBL course

5) How are you using the Academic Level Descriptors?


* Distribute Detailed Progress Reports

*SC/SS Meeting


Tuesday, 11/17/15

1. Grade Level Meetings during planning -

Dr. Taylor will provide GA Milestones Scores and Activity



Wednesday, 11/18/15

Instructional Meeting


Thursday, 11/19/15

Math & ELA PLC

1) Data Teams Process

2) Identify students who score at mastery, near mastery, and remediation.

3) Lesson Planning- Modify/ Adjust Curriculum/Instructional Strategies, and Create Assessments for students needing enrichment, extension and remediation.

4) Discuss PBL course


* Mastery Connect Conference (Gregory, Veal, Douglas, Taylor)



Friday, 11/20/15

RTI Meetings during planning


*Thanksgiving Break 11/23-27/15

Georgia Milestones Achievement Level Descriptors

Spend some time with your departments discussing the achievement level descriptors. Teacher reports and student reports are scheduled to be released this week.


http://www.gadoe.org/Curriculum-Instruction-and-Assessment/Assessment/Pages/Georgia-Milestones-ALD.aspx

Are you Using SLDS?

Halbert- Monte Sano Elementary
Cobb- Monte Sano Elementary

Project Based Inquiry Learning online course at Georgia Tech (Math and Science Teachers)

https://helix.gtpe.gatech.edu/?pageid=1


Congratulations, you are almost done with the RRV Challenge and have officially passed the halfway point of your PBIL Course. This week we will focus on assessments, final products, and the theory behind the design of the RRV Challenge. You will begin the transformation back from 8th grade student to PBIL designer/teacher!

Assignment #8: (There are two parts to this assignment)
Due Date: Saturday, November 14th (11:55pm)

  • Part A: Review RRV Project Assignment Description and Sample Products. Write an evaluation in the Forum for Assignment 8A.
  • Part B: Watch "End of Project Products" Video and brainstorm a list of possible products for the RRV challenge or a PBIL Unit in general. Post responses in your group Padlet.

Submit: Forum Post evaluating products and Padlet post providing suggestions of possible products.

Assignment #9:

Due Date: Tuesday, November 17th (11:55pm)

  • Read Expanding the 5E Model and The Many Levels of Inquiry. Review bulleted questions listed under the assignment and post your answers to these questions in your group forum. Remember to reflect on the posts of at least 3 other group members.

Submit: Post Answers to response questions in Assignment #9 to your group forum


Good luck in your assignments for the week! Feel free to email us with any questions about assignments and don’t forget that we will have office hours on Monday, November 16th from 4-5pm.

Carver Road Holiday Gala

Saturday, Dec. 12th, 7-11:45pm

2443 Highway 54 West

Peachtree City, GA

You are invited to attend our Holiday Gala! This is a semi-formal event.

Free for CAMS Faculty and Staff.

$25 per guest