Patterson Staff FYI
A Weekly Newsletter for Staff Members 10-17-16
A Peek at the Week
Monday, 10-17, B Day
Peg at 5D+ in Birmingham
Preschool at the Detroit Zoo
Tuesday, 10-18, C Day
Wednesday, 10-19, D Day
SAT Meeting 7:45
Data Day for Kindergarten and Fifth Grade
Thursday, 10-20, A Day - Jean Day!
- Margaret (Holly Township Library Updates)
- Pat Aumadine (Holly Farmers Insurance - Rewarding Heroes with $100!)
- Robin Rees (District Nurse - Latex allergy updates and Epi-Pen Training for all staff)
Data Day for First and Third Grade
"A" Day Coverage for Planning Time
- 3rd Grade-8:55-9:55 in the Art Room and Classroom Tech Lab (Pillowcase Project)
- 2nd Grade- 10:00-11:00 in the Art Room and Classroom Tech Lab (Pillowcase Project)
- Young Fives 2:00-2:30 in the Music (Fire Safety) We will pick up. You come get them.
- First Grade 2:30-3:00 in the Music (Fire Safety) You bring them to us. We will bring back.
Friday, 10-21, B Day
Data Day for Second/Fourth Grade
Monster Mash 6-8:30
The Pillowcase Project
Marvelous Math Winners
Math Problems for the Week
Please bundle the answer sheets together with the winner clearly indicated on the top. Have them in the office math bucket by Wednesday afternoon.
In my lunchbox, I had 4 grapes and 3 raisins. Draw these in your lunchbox. Circle the item that had fewer snacks.
Our class had 6 pumpkins. On Monday, Jimmy brought in 1 more pumpkin. On Tuesday Barry brought in 2 more pumpkins. On Wednesday, Sarah brought in 3 more pumpkins. How many pumpkins do we have now?
Mrs. Goings caught 12 baseballs during the first game of the day. She caught some more during the second game of the day. If she caught 19 baseballs during both games, how many did she catch in the second game?
Draw and label a tape diagram to solve the following problem; Jayden has 6 cars. Each car has 4 wheels. How many wheels are there altogether?
Abe, Jayden, Chase and Gabby were throwing a football. Abe threw the ball 12 feet farther that Jayden. Jayden threw it 8 feet further than Chase. Chase threw it 5 feet less than Gabby. Gabby threw the ball 62 feet. How far did Abe throw the ball?
Jim bought his twin sister Molly 3 gifts costing $24 each and his other twin sister Mary 5 gifts at $18 each. How much more money did he spend on Mary’s gifts then Molly’s?
Staff Meetings and More
October 25th- Square One Art Due
October 26th- Red Wings Assembly 9:45-10:45
Wear jeans and Holly/Red Wings Red
Officer Houck visits
October 27th (This staff meeting will replace our Nov. 3rd meeting)
- Lauren will be joining us with additional Illuminate training
November 10, 17
February-2, 9, 16, 23
March-2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 4, 11, 18, 25
June 1, 8
Growth Plan Hints
After choosing your Area of Focus there is a Comment Section that follows right underneath. In the comments section you can refer to your 1 page front and back handout of Instructional Best Practices which includes Vision and Guiding Questions for all dimensions. In the comment section you can choose the Vision(s) that correlate to your Area of Focus and then follow up with Guiding Questions that correspond to your Area of Focus as well.
Then when you scroll further down to the Goal - include where you are at (Basic or Proficient) and where you want to move to (Proficient or Distinguished) and include the wording from the indicator of where you want to be in May.
Lastly, list your Action Steps for how you are going to progress in your Area of Focus.
Murder Mystery Dinner
*Attending the event
*Obtaining a donation of a gift card that can be included in the "Date Night" Raffle
*Monetary Donation (Does anyone wants to start up a collection for staff donations?)