LEARN THROUGH EFFORT AND ACHIEVEMENT (What is "effort"? (1) Have…
LEARN THROUGH EFFORT AND ACHIEVEMENT
How do you prove achievement?
PROVE that you have PROGRESSED
justify your grade
Find and follow a model
Judge your work by a rubric
identify areas of strength
identify challenge areas
Use feedback and advice
perform well on assessments
calendars & logs
print & online
neat & clear
products, performance, standards
What is "effort"?
3) Work in class!
strive for work that is
set goals & self monitor
follow directions the 1st time
take advantage of the late work policy (when "life" happens - not for laziness)
stay on task, bell to bell
use your prior knowledge
ask Toro questions to clarify
figure it out
4) Develop decorum.
Set boundaries and norms with peers.
NEVER CHEAT, and copying is cheating.
Communicate with your teacher
Set your "filter" to "public, academic."
Work INDIVIDUALLY when asked to. Work COLLABORATIVELY when asked to.
respect the furniture!
LISTEN without interrupting
academic attitude: Be your 'student self.'
2) Always arrive prepared.
HAVE YOUR WORK TO TURN IN ON TIME
bring ALL your supplies
PENCIL, PAPER, NOTEBOOK & ASSIGNMENTS
Keep a daily log and follow through on yesterday's work
think ahead so you don't need to ask to leave class
presence, preparation, work & decorum
1) Have excellent "presence."
USE class procedures ...
always know what's going on; use Class Calendar doc
leave drama outside the classroom door
be on time
show up every school day - don't be absent!