Hidden Oaks PD Newsletter

Creating Anchor Charts with Relevance and Rigor

Welcome to an afternoon of learning together!

We are coming together as learners today to better understand how anchor charts can facilitate our shifts to the Common Core Standards.

Agenda for March 7, 2013

12:00-12:30 Bring your lunch to the Media Center to eat as a family.

12:30-12:45 Icebreaker: The Role of Failure in Education

12:45-1:30 Common Core Shifts in Reading/Writing Classrooms

1:30-2:00 Cohort information and lessons learned

2:00-2:30 Anchor Chart Campus Rounds

2:30-3:00 Discussion of what was seen; Plan for improvement; Brainstorm charts with increased rigor.

Special thanks to the Common Core team, and Mrs. Myers/Mrs. Bushouse for facilitating this training.

"The smartest person in the room, is the room." @AngelaMaiers