Sunday, November 11, 2018

iACT Announcements - Week of 11/12

Upcoming Dates:
* November 12th - SLO Check #1 for Teachers, Literacy Coaching @ Scott (Jarzombek)
* November 13th - Literacy Coaching @ Vernon (Jarzombek), Literacy Coaching @ MS (Jayne Knighton),
2nd Grade Report Card Meeting @ CO (3:30)
* November 14th - Bilingual Coaching @ Davis (Ahmed)
* November 17th-25th - HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!!

* Teachers should be ready to fill out the Student Growth Tracker. Here are the directions for
what teacher need to do!
* Documentation will be done on a Google Sheet- Here is the link to the Google
form for the Student Growth Tracker. It will force you to make a copy. The link will be placed
in Strive. See the above directions on where to place the link to your Growth Tracker Document in Strive.
* The dates for each of the progress checks is listed on the form - Nov 12th, January 14th, and February 18th.
* Remember that the point of the checks is for teachers to adjust instruction for the students
who are not growing - not just document where kids are.

Don’t Know Where to Start with Bulb?
Here’s an awesome STARTER ASSIGNMENT for you and your students. https://www.bulbapp.com/u/bulb-starter-assignment~2

12 Good Educational YouTube Channels for Young Learners 
This list of interesting YouTube channels provides educational video content for kids. The (channels) cover a heterogeneous set of educational topics using fun, entertaining, and colorful animations. Kids will get to learn basic math concepts, literacy skills, explore the world around them, engage in creative hands-on activities, experiment with various ideas and challenges, learn through nursery rhymes and music and many more.