Curriculum and Planning for 2017-2018 (Whiteboard and Posters (Set up two…
Curriculum and Planning for 2017-2018
Swap T.A. station with Teacher's desk.
Move Bookcase #1 onto calendar wall (next to T.A. station).
Remove Art Cabinet AND tall locked cabinet.
Take small bookcase into NEW ROOM.
Remove all papers from classroom (digitize/recycle).
Condense bookshelf materials to sections of class.
ASK Abe if moving teacher desk to back corner is feasible. :red_cross:
Set up Color Printer
Place turn in trays NEXT to the assignments shelves (2 trays tall). in new classroom.
Create labels for each assignment and place those on each shelf.
CREATE ROOM PLAN FOR CUSTODIANS TO MATCH.*
Whiteboard and Posters
Set up two sections for GATE and mainstream classes.
Create 2 new labels of each. One color scheme (Silver and Blue the other Gold and Red): Directions, Next AR Quiz, I can, Learning Target, Vocabulary, How does
relate to me?, Assignments for the Week Laminate as well.
Move Depth and Complexity Icons to Skydiver Poster location (Velcro).
Change "MIU" Bulletin Board to Measured Instructional Unit title and change background to blue/silver.
Place the small Teacher's Aide Work where the old 4 drawer filing cabinet used to be. :red_cross:
Find new amazing writing and reading ELA posters that motivate and get students to work on amazon.com. Share the links with me once you found cool posters.
Create labels for actions and key vocabulary words for each MIU. Please laminate when finsihed.
Create Roman Numerals for Each MIU and is number counterpart to replace MIU Rolling Number Counter Please laminate as well.
Neatly remove the Attitude poster above the book shelf.
Create a weekly schedule that hangs over the bookshelves. :red_cross:
Create an MIU train path around the Room.
Clean up 1/2 of banner in nurse's hallway.
Update class phone by going to ShoreTel directions in new classroom.
Ask Conley to move cables to set-up class technology. :red_cross:
Dictionaries sent to warehouse.
Place extra books in front of library to donate to others.
For each book, place into low level reading (K-2), Basic (3-5), at level (6-7), and Beyond (8-12). Record grade level findings and place onto appropriate shelf.
Pack up class novels and all resources that are useful. Abandon the rest.
Donate Black Bookcases to Chandler
Get Rolling Boss Chair
Inspect all chairs. Total up the number of chairs that are broken and need to be replaced.
Back to School Boot Camp
Create Flipchart about Class Requirements
Google Classroom Access Codes and Parent Invitation
Classroom Rules & Bathroom Policy
Library Times for AR quizzes
Topics Discussed for the Year in ELA
Teacher Contact Information
Scheduled Dates for Early Releases and Holidays
Go onto carsoncityschools.com and record all the important dates for the 2017-2018 school year on a sharable Google Document with me.
Materials List for School this year.
3: Literary Elements and Narrative Writing
2: Figurative Language
1: Foundational Skills and P.O.S
4: Informational Writing & Organizational Structure
5: Argumentative Writing & Analyzing Text
6: Compare and Contrast Texts & Research Project
Create a colored newsletter that will have the following headings:
-Library Dates for that time
-Student section that gives suggestions on improving in class.
-Parents sections explain how they can help their student if they are struggling.
-Nice pictures that match Topic. Topics are listed Below by number.
Opening Week of School
Library Orientation Day Activity
Check In/Out Books
Tuesday 1. Finish Personal Interest Survey with Habits of mind and create a YouTube playlist . 2. Reading Bookmark Design 3. Train Track Metaphor and Map
Wednesday 1.Setting Structure/Routine 2. Setting up Google Classroom 3. Decorating and Setting up How to Notebook for the Year.
1.Paper Delivery and Fold-able for any who missed it.
Classroom Orienteering -- Locations of objects/tools in class (Actual Scavenger Hunt Puzzle).
Planner and Whiteboard Usage.
Start Personal Interest Survey (Homework)
Friday 1. Finish Reading Bookmark Design 2. Review Classroom with Physical Breakout Activity.
Create a 6/7th grade Skills Test (Not Vocabulary) THAT TEST ALL STUDENTS 10 different traits of succeeding in 6th.
Create Interactive Spiderplot chart that is better than Google Sheets
Create a little summative skills test the provides comparison between actual MU post-test and the skills test.
EACH MIU SHOULD HAVE...
MIU Explanation, Pre-Test, Skills Pretest, Vocabulary Develolpment, How to Entries, Hyperdoc (Discourse + Metagcognition + Relevance), Project assignment, Paragraph Writing Component
Students write a letter to the parents for the Learning Guide Activity to explain the goals are vocabulary for the unit.
GATE clusters for Next Year
Design How to Book
Depth ad Complexity Icon Challenge
SEL Vocabulary Review
Revised Interest Profile
Skills Test Used as Midway Point
2017-2018 Create Phone Log for Contacting Parents
Google Classroom Calendar
Create a Google Drive Yearly Calendar for the 2017-2018 School Year with holidays built into it..
Create a 12 month Google Calendar
Create a Weekly Google Calendar
Set up cases for every teacher
Set up bi-weekly meetings again in my class.
Set up training time.
Fill out ICAT tools during meetings.
create office desk space that would be great for grading.
Use rolling cart more effectively as a return bin.
Use stamps to show LT progress.
Set a schedule for updating grades. Every Tuesday/Thursday