A Weekly Communication Tool for Rice Elementary Staff
- Ensuring ALL students are in attendance.
- Cultivating a climate that welcomes students and parents.
- Creating opportunities for students to use and increase critical thinking and decision-making skills.
- Moving from Parent Involvement to Parent Engagement.
Staff Shout Outs
Mrs. Orr has loved reading in Sznajder, Hooper, Shernako, and Heard's classrooms. She is available for guidance lessons in any classroom!!!
Week at a Glance: September 3rd-7th
Labor Day Holiday
3rd/4th ELA PLC
7:00-Content Leader Meeting
Bring Desserts for Vogel
10:30-Dr. Phillips Campus Visit
Allison on Campus for Student Services Support
3rd/4th Math PLC
Kona Ice During Lunches
3:30-Rice Way Team Meeting
Amber on Campus for Cohort Support
1st/2nd Math PLC
Fall Pictures in the Library
1st/2nd ELA PLC
Birthday Book Club
CHS Camo Spirit Day
Angela at Training all day
2:30-3rd and 4th grade Clubs begin
Notes from Malinda
Desserts for Vogel
If you want to make a dessert for Vogel Staff, please deliver it to my office Tuesday morning. We want to get it to Vogel by lunch time. Thank you for your thoughtfulness.
Grade Level Auction Idea for Open House
Begin thinking about what your team will put in the auction for Open House.
Student Support Services
We are blessed to have Allison Lehrmann on Tuesdays as our student support services coach. She can assist with classroom management strategies (CHAMPS/MAC), student behavioral support (PBIS), differentiating curriculum for special education students, and much more. Please reach out to her to come assist you in your classroom.
RtI Behavior steps
When you have a student who needs more behavioral supports please ensure you have incorporated the following steps:
- Level 1-3 Behavior procedures have been implemented
- Planned Conversations have been documented and revisited
- Parent Conference
- Collaborated with Allison Lehrmann for strategy suggestions (She is here all day on Tuesday)
We have a new Photography company for pictures. Please set a timer for yourself so you will be on time to your scheduled picture time. Schedule will be coming soon.
Clubs will start the week of 9/4 at 2:30. Students will need to be packed to go and bring their backpacks to their club. Please make sure students dismiss on time and in an orderly fashion. They should not run down the hallways. It is important they go straight to their bus, car or walker line.