Literacy Newletter

February 2016

Writing Rubrics

Check out the new writing rubrics. They are simplified and teachers are saying they like them a lot. You can find them at cbl.jordandistrict.org under your grade level tab writing.

Inservice -

Teacher Leader inservice -

Kindergarten - March 1st 1st Grade - Feb. 11th 2nd Grade - Feb. 16th 3rd Grade - Feb. 17th 4th Grade - Feb. 18th 5th Grade - Feb. 24th 6th Grade - Feb. 25th

Welcome to February Here are the Important Events and People!

February 2 - Groundhog Day

February 3rd - Elmo's Birthday

February 4th - Facebook 1st launched in 2004

February 4th - Rosa Parks born, 1913

February 5th - Hank Aaron born 1934

February 6th - Babe Ruth born 1895

February 7th - Charles Dickens and Laura Ingalls Wilder birthday

February 8th - Chinese New Year (year of the monkey) , Boy Scouts founded

February 9th - Hershey's Chocolate founded in 1894

February 11th - Thomas Edison born in 1847

February 12th - Abraham Lincoln born 1809

February 13th - 1st public school established 1635

February 14th - George Washington's birthday and Valentine's Day

February 15th - Susan B. Anthony born 1820

February 17th - Random acts of Kindness day

February 18th - Pluto discovered

February 19th - Phonograph patented

February 20th - John Glenn orbits earth in 1962

February 22nd - George Washington born in 1732

February 27th - International Polar Bear Day

February 29th - Leap Year

Inservice

Professional Development


CBL Academy – Online
Register through JPLS
Session #2 – February 8th – March 14th
Session #3 – March 14th – April 18th
Running Records Part 1
February 10 PDC Room 113 4:30 – 6:30

Running Records Part 2
February 17 PDC 113 4:30 – 6:30

Running Records Part 3
February 24 PDC 103 4:30 – 6:30

Close Reading – on line
Register through JPLS
Session #2 – February 8th – March 14th
Session #3 – March 14th – April 18th

CBL Academy for Kindergarten
Last night Feb. 10th in room 102

Kindergarten Collaboration Meeting
February 25th 4:00 – 6:00
April 14th 4:00 – 6:00

Fluency – online
Register through JPLS
Session #2 – February 8th – March 14th
Session #3 – March 14th – April 18th

Writing Foundations online
January 24th – March 7th
Elementary Writing Instruction – ASB

K: 2/25, 3/3,3/10,3/17 first night meet in 102

1st-2nd: 2/4, 2/18, 3/3, 3/17 first night meet in 102

3rd-4th: 2/3, 2/17, 3/2, 3/16 first night meet in 113

5th-6th: 2/11, 2/18, 2/25, 3/3 first night meet in 102