You will get the following today/this week: An introduction to the people in your class & your teacher Some expectations for my classroom & safety reminders Agendas & Calendars Fee Statements Lockers Most important- help if you are new or unsure of anything!
On time with regular attendance Prepared Respect for yourself, teacher, & classmates Complete tasks/activities with a good attitude, effort & participation Regular use of an agenda (this will be checked) TRY & YOU WILL BE SUCCESSFUL!
Respect yourself, the teacher & your classmates Ask permission to leave the classroom & take a hall pass with you No iPods, cell phones, etc...in the classroom Food & drink are fine in TA, but are bad in Science, if I am talking or if I am giving a lesson Clean your area & tuck your chair behind your desk & wait quietly to show me you are ready for dismissal
Interview a partner with the questionnaire given & be prepared to introduce them to the class today or during the week. We will do it using 2 truths and a lie. You have 15 minutes
What is your favourite... Movie, book, game, activity, song, band Where were you born? Where have you lived? What elementary school did you go to? What is your family like? (Brothers? Sisters? Pets? Etc.) What are you most excited about this year? What careers interest you? What is an interesting or unusual fact about you?
Monday- Agenda fill-in & check Tuesday- class decision (TBA) Wednesday- TA activity- Term 1 Agenda usage and goal setting Thursday- TA activity Friday- class decision (TBA) Be prepared to discuss ideas for our schedule tomorrow! We will begin the schedule next week.