Gator Weekly

With great power comes great responsibility....

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The week ahead.....which is Week 22!

Look fors this week.................PDAS continues!

Monday, February 8

ARD @ 8:45

Gallagher visit @ 12:30

Tuesday, February 9


Wednesday, February 10

TELPAS training @ 3:00

Thursday, February 11

Elementary Principals' Mtg @ 8:30

Friday, February 12

Valentine's Day parties @ 1:40

PTA Sweetheart Dance @ 6:30

Coming up.........

February 15 TELPAS writing collection begins

February 26 Early dismissal & TELPAS calibrations

It's been another great week in the land of the Gators!

Thank you to our awesome counselor, Krisann. We love you!!

Thank you to Donya, Judy, and Shawnte for analyzing math data with Mr. Gallagher!

Thank you to Erin, Lindsay, and Robin for staying long after 3:25 to meet with Julie Vu about improving their writing instruction.

Thank you Kim for covering when we were without a sub!

Exciting things I saw this week - so many fun 100 days of school activities, teachers and students smiling and having fun together Woohoo!

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Things to do....

Share your district PLC information with all of your team members.

Sign electronic copy of your PDAS after you have viewed it.

Review ICLE baseline review and use page 6 to vary your instructional strategies!!

Use the rigor and relevance rubrics for lesson planning.

Don't forget your Fundamental Five strategies.

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Weekly academic vocabulary words


Group; classify


Label the parts of the drawing; make a drawing, chart or plan

Weekly positive character trait


someone who makes things happen, others follow

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What I'm reading......

Developing a Learning Classroom Moving Beyond Management through Relationships, Relevance and Rigor by Nic Cooper and Betty K. Garner

Campus Instructional Focus

After analysis of our campus data, our instructional focus will be to improve our students’ ability to clearly communicate their thinking through writing across all content areas.

We carry the torch for EMSISD!


The mission of Eagle Mountain Saginaw ISD and Greenfield Elementary is to foster a culture of excellence that instill a passion for a lifetime of continuous achievement in every student.


The vision of Greenfield Elementary is to create a physically and emotionally safe environment where every student can engage in challenging, integrated, and collaborative learning in order to become respectful, resourceful and responsible citizens in an ever-changing, diverse world.


Striving for the best, we rise above the rest.

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