November 26- 30

What's Going This Week

This week is Social studies Supervision.

Monday-Safety Drill @9:30 am

Tuesday-Cyber safety Meeting @6:00

Wednesday-No School


Friday- No School

Professional Development of the Week- Motivating the Teen Brain

Why Identity and Emotion are Central To Motivating the Teen Brain

"Adolescence is a tornado of change: Not only is it the period of fastest physical change in life – aside from infancy – but also newfound drives, motivations, and feelings of sexuality are amplified. There are profound shifts to metabolisms and sleeping cycles, as well as social roles – especially in the context of schools. During these years, motivation is propelled not by a tangible goal to work toward, but by a feeling of wanting and thirst. Within the tumult of pre-teens or teens is an opportunity to enhance their desire and interest to learn.

Read the rest of the article here: https://ww2.kqed.org/mindshift/2015/12/10/why-identity-and-emotion-are-central-to-motivating-the-teen-brain/


Good morning!

This will be short and sweet ...just like the week. Reminder there will be a safety drill at 9:30 am today. Please review your notes and let me know if you have any questions.

I hope everyone has a great Thanksgiving, and you are able to relax and have some quality family time making memories.

Aim High and Dream Big!!