Busy Bytes



September 3- Mentor Meeting- If you are new to a grade level please join us for a quick grade speed overview

September 4- Staff meeting- We will also be decorating shirts for Dot Day (all you need to bring is a shirt!)- Forms are due!

September 5- Parent Information Night-

September 6- 2 Formative and 2 Summative Grades due for grades 2-5- Irving Grading Poilcy

(attached is a schedule of all grade due dates for those that would like a visual reference courtesy of G. McCollum)

The 411

If you are looking for a great poster for your classroom, then Venspired has it! She has a plethora of ideas on her website along with some fantastic posters (see the one below) You can find more about her here. She is of course also on twitter!

Plug and Play

I am working on the first months tech challenges (be watching for them in the next Busy Bytes newsletter!) But in the meantime, be thinking about participating in International Dot Day. There are so many great resources out there. One of my favorite resources is Matthew Winner-The Busy Librarian.
TEDxDesMoines - Angela Maiers - You Matter
Cat Wearing A Shark Costume Cleans The Kitchen On A Roomba. Shark Week. #SharkCat cleaning Kitchen!