We DO NOT meet as a staff this week. Plan to meet with your grade level team and/or your vertical partners. You may wish to co-plan for upcoming units, review ELD placements/supports for English Learners or anything else which feels important to your team.
Dr. McNamara Visit Schedule Tuesday, Dec 4th:
See the tentative visit schedule below.
10:15 14 Aranzazu Castellanos ELD
10:17 13 Leslie Ochoa ELD
10:19 9 RoseAnn Hernandez ELD-EO
10:21 6 Carrie Wahamaki VAPA/STEM
10:24 K1 Karina Martinez Writing Workshop ?? Adjusted Schedule
10:26 K2 Connie Leon Writing Workshop
10:29 2 Dene Sanchez Math Workshop
10:31 3 Rebecca Carson Math Workshop
10:34 7 Maria Hopkins Word Study
10:36 12 Jeanne Sherwood ST Math Lab
10:39 15 Don Brizendine ELD-EO
10:42 17 Shelly Molina ELD-EO
10:44 18 Erin Major ELD-EO
10:46 19 Dave Benson ELD-EO
10:48 20 Erika Pehrson ELD-EO
10:50 21 Patty Valdivia ELD
10:53 22 K.C. Kinnamon Math Workshop
10:55 25 Angelica Goulding ELD
10:57 26 Holli Perkins Reading Workshop
Teachers College Schedule Dec 5-7:
Karina Martinez (labsite)
Maria Hopkins (labsite)
Rebecca Carson (labsite)
Dene Sanchez/Laura Acosta
Monica Hueso (Friday only)
PD for grades 3-6- supporting English Learners:
Join Coordinator Lisa Celaya and TOSAs for a professional development session addressing the needs of language learners. We will focus on readers and writers workshop, taking teachers through the process of planning instruction that supports the needs of Emergent Bilingual students. Both English language development and Spanish language development will be discussed. The specific needs of upper grade students and long-term language learners will also be covered in the session.
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11 FROM 3:30-5:00pm
EDUCATION CENTER, CONFERENCE ROOMS 1-3
Out-Of-Contract Pay Provided
Hour of Code Dec 3-9:
Please plan for your class to participate in the Hour of Code. During the week of Dec 3-9, identify an hour period for your students to try out coding. If you have already incorporated this into your regular schedule, please use the resources currently in place. If you are not currently teaching your students to code, you may wish to check out this website.
Furniture Samples in Room 23:
There is a new set of furniture on display in room 23. Please check it out when you have time.
Dec 9 Certificated and Classified Staff Members of the Year Celebration Breakfast
Dec 12 Staff PD
Dec 12 PTA Family Movie
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