Bagdad Retreat 2014

Bagdad Retreat at Reunion Ranch

Friday, Aug. 8th, 8am-4pm

850 CR 255, Georgetown, TX 78633

Reinvest ~ Revisit ~ Review

Technology

  • BYOT - bring your personal or school checked out device (laptop, iPad, etc.). Laptops will be available at the retreat also
  • WiFi Password is reunionranch
  • TWEET to @BagdadElem, #LISD and #BagdadRetreat


Attire

  • Dress comfortably for team building activities and a short outside activity


Food and drinks

  • A light breakfast will be served
  • For lunch, chicken fajitas and a vegetarian option
  • Soft drinks, water, and coffee will be available throughout the day

Our Mission

Our mission as a school community is to educate our students both academically and socially, developing life-long learners by making learning FUN. Working positively and enthusiastically with our students, their families, and one another. We will use RESEARCH BASED STRATEGIES to prepare our students for the real world as tomorrow’s future leaders.

Our Vision

Our vision for Bagdad is the creation of a collaborative community with a positive loving environment that empowers our students to rise to high standards, achieve exemplary status, become happy productive citizens, and life-long learners.

Agenda

8:00 - 8:30

  • Breakfast and Networking
  • Activity - What Did You Do? How many people you can guess?

8:30 - 9:30

  • Bagdad Elementary Mission & Vision
  • Can you piece it all together?
  • Create a news story: Bagdad Teachers are on a Mission! (See links below)
  • M & M activity

9:30 - 9:45

  • Break

9:45 - 10:45

  • Session 1 (See Rotation Schedule)

10:50 - 11:50

  • Session 2

12:00 - 12:30

  • Lunch

12:30 - 1:45

  • Team Building

1:45 - 2:00

  • Break

2:00 - 3:00

  • Session 3

3:00 - 3:30

  • Closing

Links for Creating a News Story

Rotation Schedule

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Positive Behavior Support

Teaching with Poverty in Mind

7 Learning Behaviors of Student Ownership