Science PLC Meeting

9/24/2015

Agenda

  1. Review Norms

  2. Interest and Needs form

  3. CBA Instructions

  4. Google Tutorial

  • What resources are available
  • Where the resources are located
  • How to arrange your drive
  • Set up email notifications
  1. Department News
  • Spriggs

2. Review 5 Principles of Instruction

    1. Content Objective

    2. 50/50

    3. Complete Sentences

    4. Formative Assessments

    5. Push

NORMS

Time:


  • Start and end on time

  • Stay on topic

Productivity:


  • Keep personal distractions to a minimum

  • Be respectful of those speaking - limit side conversations

  • Come prepared

  • Look at agenda in advance


Atmosphere:


  • Non-threatening

  • Listen to others while remembering to be respectful

  • Don’t whine, shine

  • Open communication - be willing to share

  • Be mindful of vocal volume

4 ESSENTIAL COLLABORATIVE PLANNING QUESTIONS







  1. What is it we want our students to learn?
  2. How will we know if each student has learned it?
  3. How will we respond when some students do not learn it?
  4. How can we extend and enrich the learning for students who have demonstrated proficiency?