January 11, 2015
**Ms. Dot has some upcoming medical tests....remember her as she prepares for them.
**Congratulations Ms. Mebane for being awarded two Orchestra Instruments with Donors Choose!!!!!
(Please email me if there is any celebrations or sharing that needs to be added to our Monday Talks…..if I miss anything please let me know……thanks)
This Week of Events at Highfalls
Vertical PLCs at 2:45 pm
BasketBall Game Away @ Crains Creek MS 4:00 pm
BOE Meeting 6:30 pm:
***Lynn Dunn and Susan Paschal will be recognized for renewing their National Board
***Board Appreciation Month: Thank You Dawn Priest and her Art Students for making
pottery appreciation gifts and thank you notes from Highfalls School!!!!
January 12: Robotics Club 2:00-2:30
D. Pope at Leadership
PLC with Kelley Priest
Basket-Ball Game Home....vs Westmoore
Next Weeks Events at Highfalls
January 19: PLCs during Planning Periods
PBIS Team Meeting: Rescheduled Time TBA
Robotics Club 2:00-2:30
January 20: End of Grading Period
PBIS Reward #4
Dr. Bob Visits!!!! 2 Classroom Visits and Lunch in Cafeteria
January 21: BasketBall Game Home vs. West Pine
January 22: Teacher Workday: Optional
What's Next in a School Year?????
Literacy and Math PD dates / topics for the remainder of 2015-2016:
January 6th: Questioning (About the text, Within the text and Beyond the Text)
February 3rd: Inferring
March 2nd: Summarizing and Synthesizing
January 20th: MP5 and Visual Representations
February 17th: MP6 and Interacting with Peers
March 16th: MP7 and Understanding Problems
April 6th: MP8 and Organizing
****If it is raining on these dates the floors will be done on the Thursdays of the scheduled week.
Daily Expectations for Soaring to Excellence
PBIS Rubric....Remember Students are not to loose stamps or receive Strikes :)Bell to Bell Instruction
Alignment to Standards
Posted and Aligned "I Can Statements"