Warrior Staff Update
February 9, 2020
How are you encouraging your team and students this week? #BeAJerry
Monday- February 10
- Kids Heart Challenge Celebration during PE times
Tuesday- February 11
Wednesday- February 12
Just a reminder to sign up for the last After School Balanced Literacy Collaboration on Wednesday, February 12 from 4:00-5:00 at Central Office.
Anchoring Readers and Writers Through Author’s Craft 2-5
Do you feel like you’re drifting through uncharted waters when it comes to our Author’s Purpose and Craft strand? Are you searching for ways to leverage learning with powerful mentor texts to inspire students to become authors of their own story? Be BOLD and join us for this session as we explore taking an integrated approach to reading and writing in order to build understanding of author’s craft. Participants will leave with fresh ideas for writing workshop including anchor drafts, a mentor text list. This session is designed for teachers ready to take the next step in their reading and writing instruction.
Purposeful Editing K-2
Do your writers struggle with capitalization and punctuation? Come join us as we explore how to bring the greatness of Purposeful Editing to K-2! Teachers will leave with ideas for how to purposefully and practically teach grammar during the K-2 Writing Workshop. This session is a refresher course and targeted for teachers who have yet to implement Purposeful Editing in their classroom.
Rockin’ Review- Newcomer of the Year
*4th Grade Writing* *5th Grade Reading*
Rockin’ Review will be presented at February CFS in 70 ROCKIN’ minutes. Whew! This session will expand the learning from CFS (Feb. 4) to ensure that participants are ready to rock the review before STAAR. There will be a session for 5th grade reading and 4th grade writing. Targeted participants are teachers or coaches who will be implementing Rockin’ Review for the first time.
Thursday- February 13
- Spring- Group and Individual Pictures
- Irons AVID students on campus
Friday- February 14
- End of 4th Six Weeks
- Happy Birthday Coach Johnson
- Valentine Day parties- 2:45