FRIDAY FOCUS 2016-2017

“TRYING TO REACH THE THINGS THAT I CAN'T SEE”

WEEK OF: Oct. 17-21

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

“The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.”


-Richard B. Sheridan

Things you need to know:

Monday:

FALL BREAK

Mr. Wachs out of office

Tuesday:

FALL BREAK

Wednesday:

FALL BREAK

Mr. Wachs at KASB Finance Workshop- Topeka

Thursday:

FALL BREAK

Mr. Wachs out of office class in Manhattan

Friday:

FALL BREAK

DROPS IN OUR BUCKET

  • Mrs. Watson reviewed the format and what was to be assessed on the student Mid-term exam. Specifically she went through how many points questions were worth this eliminates the unknown for students in learning.
  • Mr. Morris had the students create a seven ages project that allowed the students to utilize their creativity.
  • I watched Mrs. Meyer quickly circulate the room checking for completion of homework assignments. After providing the students the correct answers she provided feedback and reteaching to questions that the students asked.
  • Thank you to all of our staff that have spent additional hours before and after school to help students succeed this 9 weeks.
The language of lying — Noah Zandan

Team Meeting Information

Student Improvement Team:

Career Cruising Implementation

9th Grade Invitation to PT conference for at-risk students

Climate Team:

Hallway supervision reminder

Outdoor Club

Halloween Issue

Learning Team:

AIMSweb Math and Reading Data

ELEOT data aggregate and content areas

Flex-Mod Schedule

NO SUPERVISION THIS WEEK

Final Thoughts to Ponder:

To what extent do you shape your own destiny, and how much is down to fate?