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