Curriculum Connections

News from Ms. Welch, CST for the week of Jan. 22

Upcoming Dates:

Jan. 29 SGC Meeting @7:15

Jan. 29 Work on Progress Skills Checklists

Jan. 29 Leadership @2:45

Jan. 31 Heather W. at training until 1:00

Feb. 1 PAWS PD SWAT Team @2:45

Feb. 2 Heather W. out at Training

Feb. 7 PAWS PD Owl Art @2:45

Feb. 12 Teacher and Employee of the Year Celebration @2:45

Fun pics from this past week:

Progress Skills Checklists Timeline

  • January 22-26 Grade Level Teams get together to determine a template for standards taught so far this year.
  • January 29-February 9 Teachers load rubrics with template and make changes to individual students.
  • February 12-16 Homeroom teachers create the PDF and submit to their check off partner for review.
  • February 19-23 Teachers edit and reprint pscs
  • March 1 PSCs go home with students in Weekly Folders/papers


I’m here to help if you run into issues with pscs.

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Teacher of the Year

Congrats to our nominees! What an honor to be nominated by your peers!

Kelly Beasley

Lawanda Estes

Lindsey White

Allie Wilson

Diana Zarzour

Don’t forget to vote using the link sent in an email. Voting ends Wednesday Jan. 31!

Ideas and Resources:

Book Snaps

Notice what happens in your book by sharing a book snap.
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Selfie Sticks

Great idea to promote student pride and ownership of work in the classroom.

Idea from Instagram @dippystweets

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Magnetic Manipulatives

Add magnets to your manipulatives to make them easy to use!
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