Solana Santa Fe Stuff
AKA: the world as Becky sees it
February 14 - End of grading period
February 17 - 21 Vacation (As if you could forget.)
February 25 8:30 - PTO meeting: Terry Decker will repeat his presentation about Common Core for the parents. Please invite your families.
February 25 1:30 - full earthquake drill (Let's work the kinks out.)
February 27 - Staff Meeting
March 6 - Solana Vista 3rd grade teachers visit
Using Valentine's Day to Teach Empathy
Matt Davis, a freelance contributor at Edutopia, provides resources, including materials for teaching empathy, a curriculum focused on digital literacy and citizenship, and tips for teaching students to view things from a different perspective.