K-8 Science Leaders

Science Leadership Team & Science Campus Leaders

K-5 Science Deep Dive 2014-2015 Background

At the Deep Dive, the group analyzed various types of CSISD science data.

The process the group took a part of included:

  • noticing the patterns in our data,
  • wondering about why these patterns were teased out of all the data,
  • offered possible solutions and/or designs to support Science learning.

Click here to access the Deep Dive information.

Science Leadership Team & Science Campus Leaders

The Science Leadership Team consists of elementary, intermediate, & middle school teacher representatives.

Elementary campuses will be represented by 1 science teacher per grade level.

Intermediate & Middle School campuses will be represented by all grade level science teachers.

Each campus will also designate one of these team members to be their Science Campus Leader. This person will be a liaison between the campus and the district Science Coordinator. This group will have additional meetings to continue the work of the whole Science Leadership Team.

Action Needed by September 10:

Please add the names of your campus Science Leadership Team members to the Google doc. Also, mark the representative who will be the Campus Science Leader.

++Just in case you need it, click here to see the list of the 2014-2015 team members. ++

The Role of the Science Leadership Team Members

Each member will be a Science leader for their grade level on their campus. Their knowledge of the Science TEKS and their assistance with planning Science instruction is essential to student success in school. Even more important, they will be helping to build a workforce that is scientifically capable and confident.

Specific Roles:

  • Be the Science TEKS expert for their grade level.
  • Plan regularly with the Science teachers in their grade level.
  • Help their colleagues understand the CSISD Scope & Sequence Documents.
  • Revise and edit CSISD Science curriculum based on the most current data.

Science Leadership Team Meeting Dates

The Science Leadership Team will meet several times throughout the year.

Grades K-2: September 16 CANCELED

Grades K-2: Lead4Ward Training - October 20 @Trans. from 8:30-3:30

Eduphoria Link: http://eduphoria.csisd.org/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3341

Grades K-2: May 17 @Trans. from 8:30-3:30

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Grades 3-5: September 17 CANCELED

Grades 3-5: Lead4Ward Training - October 20 @Trans. from 8:30-3:30

Eduphoria Link: http://eduphoria.csisd.org/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3341

Grades 3-5: May 19 @Trans. from 8:30-3:30

Eduphoria Link: http://eduphoria.csisd.org/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3345


Grades 6-8: September 30 CANCELED

Grades 6-8: Lead4Ward Training - October 21 @ICR from 8:30-3:30

Eduphoria Link: http://eduphoria.csisd.org/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3342

Grades 6-8: May 18 @Trans. from 8:30-3:30

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Science Campus Leaders Meeting Dates:

The Science Campus Leaders will provide leadership in the development of quality instruction for all students. They will also assist teachers with strategies which facilitate improved student achievement.

The Science Campus Leaders will also meet on the following dates.

November 5 CANCELED

January 7 @ACR from 12:30-3:30

Eduphoria Link: http://eduphoria.csisd.org/wshop/default.aspx?cid=3349

February 4 @ACR from 12:30-3:30

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March 3 @ACR from 8:30-3:30

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