August 8, 2013
Mini Retreat at Canyon Crest Country Club
Thursday, Aug. 8th, 11:30am
975 Country Club Drive
Opening Prayer and Reading by Dr. Hargis
Creating a Culture Where Teachers Can Grow: Resources for the Spirit
God's Call in Our Lives
Please be sure to bring your iPAD so that you may utilize the Bible app.
Mini Retreat Agenda
Prayer and Welcome 11:30 a.m.
11:45 to 12:15 – Ice Breaker - Teacher Bingo
12:15 to 1:15 - Lunch and social time
1:15 to 1:45 - Balloon Keep Up
The aim of this light hearted but powerful exercise is to promote problem solving lateral thinking and to think positively that a task can be achieved. Teams are given a number of balloons to keep in the air with only one touch allowed. Simple at first, as more balloons are added, the action becomes frantic. To solve the problem requires some creative thinking.
1:45 to 2:30 - Group Work – School Purpose
2:30 to 2:45 - Reflection