The Eager Eagle
Weekly Memo for STAFF
Week of January 20-24: Have a great week!
What's Happening in the Eagle's Nest?
The schedule for the remainder of the week will be shared in email. Approximately two classes at a time will have PE for the bike rodeo.
No Name Calling Week
If you would also like to make generic Valentine's cards for current individuals serving our country, please let me know and I will mail those separately.
Exciting Art Contest!
There is a poster contest for Florida Department of Agriculture. The winner will have their artwork used in the 2020/2021 national school campaign for the whole country to see.
Here is the link for more info: https://www.fdacs.gov/Food-Nutrition/Nutrition-Education-Resources/Florida-Art-Contest
Deadline is February 7.
Please encourage students to read for AR!
Stop Motion Animation Workshop for Teachers:
Arts4All Florida and Title IV, Part A are excited to announce a new Teacher Institute “Stop Motion Animation for the Classroom” to be held February 14th and 15th in Tampa. This training will focus on instructional methods and ways to implement a stop motion animation program in a classroom with learners of all abilities. Teachers will be introduced to a variety of stop motion animation formats, including Claymation, whiteboard, papermation, and object animation, as well as storyboarding, planning, and editing films. IF you are interested, let me know ASAP.
Here is a link to an online webinar via Math Solutions: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ayv77lTos97hPBIOrEOtOSs6klmizfre/view
Please see FSA testing times and dates below.
4th and 5th Grade Writing: April 1-2
4th and 5th Grade Reading: May 5-6
3rd-5th Grade Math: May 7-8
5th Grade Science: May 13-14
We will be increasing the number of students that receive independent or small group counseling services. This is extremely important for our students. Please allow students to leave your classroom for these therapies, even if it is during instructional/academic time. Thank you for your understanding.