Presentation on theme: "PLEASE SIGN IN and Grab a Chair. 1. How to Contact Us 2. Attendance 3. Daily Schedule 4. Grading Scale 5. Curriculum 6. Homework 7. Class Rules 8. Rewards."— Presentation transcript:
1. How to Contact Us 2. Attendance 3. Daily Schedule 4. Grading Scale 5. Curriculum 6. Homework 7. Class Rules 8. Rewards Agenda
Email:firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Phone:832-484-6503 Mrs. Bosquez 832-484-6531 Ms. Mojares Web Page: Go to kleinisd.net, campuses, Krahn, Teacher Websites http://classroom.kleinisd.net/webs/krahn/home.htm How To Contact Us
Attendance Students may arrive at 8:00 in the classroom Tardy bell is at 8:20 Students cannot afford to miss instructional time
Daily Schedule 8:15 to 8:30 START or 12:50 – 1:05 10:00 – 10:45Specials Monday 8:30 – 10:00PLC – Specials Tuesday 9:15 – 10:00 Specials Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 11:53 to 12:23Bosquez’s Lunch 11:50 to 12:20Mojares’ Lunch Library is on Wednesday - Be sure your child has their books to return
Misc. Notes Transportation: Please send a written note if you change how your child is going home in the afternoon. Please note if it is a temporary or permanent change. GT Testing Window: Recommendations for GT testing will close on September 28 th. Parent Conference Day: Tuesday, November 6 th PTO: Help your PTO! They are doing amazing things at Krahn!
Grading Guidelines Major Grades – 60% Minor Grades – 40% Homework – Participation grade – completed at home or at school the next day during recess time Re-teach and Re-test opportunities available for non-passing grades. Contact teacher
Curriculum High Expectations TEKS Based Instruction Integrated Learning Reader’s/Writer’s Workshop Labs Interactive Journals: Math,Science and Social Studies
Math Category 1-Numbers, operations, and quantitative reasoning Category 2-Patterns, relationships, and algebraic reasoning Category 3-Geometry and Spatial Reasoning Category 4-Measurement Category 5-Probability and Statistics
Math Word problem/Singapore Math Hands-on Manipulatives Practice Assessment
Social Studies Geography Culture Economics Heritage Civics Government Texas History Journals Vocabulary
Science Science Process Skills Weather Oceans Soil and Fossils Space: Sun and Planets Force and Motion Matter Life: Plants and Animals Hands-on Labs Journals
Reading Reading Workshop Book Groups Comprehension Strategies Fluency – 99-125 words per minute Vocabulary Development Variety of Genre Reading Response Activities Journals Vocabulary
Technology Mandated Technology TEKS Instruction: Star Board E-instruction Learning.com Classroom Computers KidBiz First in Math
Homework Read for at least 20 minutes that will require a daily signature. Reading Log in the planner includes title of book, pages read and number of minutes. Reading Log is checked on Friday. Spelling homework is on a grid that is 10 points total due on Friday. Math homework will be assigned on Monday nights and is due on Tuesday. Multiplication facts need to be reviewed daily. Planners should be signed daily to keep parents informed of the daily learning and information. If you’re not seeing it, ask for it!
School Rules 1. Follow direction quickly. 2.Raise your hand for permission to speak. 3.Raise your hand for permission to leave your seat. 4.Make SMART choices. 5.Keep your dear teacher HAPPY!
Nurtured Heart Krahn’s new discipline system - energy and specific praise focused on what’s going RIGHT in the classroom Wednesday folder – positive feedback “Nurtured Heart” Parent Meetings – Tuesday, October 2 nd 12:00 – 1:00 or 6:30 – 7:30
SCHOLAR (Successful, Committed, Honorable, On the Ball, Loyal, Attentive, Responsible) School-wide incentive program that encourages academic achievement and character development Classes earn points for doing what they need to do and achieving high standards Team Day Tuesdays – Wear YELLOW!! Go Yellow Monkeys!!! Spirit Day Fridays – Wear Krahn colors – Red, Black, White!!