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MEET THE TEACHER!!! Ms. Elizabeth Garcia 7 th Grade Math Conference: 3:05 – 3:56 pm Contact: (956) 580-5333 email@example.com
ABOUT ME ! This is the beginning of my 2 nd year at B.L. Gray Junior High School and my 22 nd year teaching. I have a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Mathematics. I am certified to teach 6 th -12 th grade. I enjoy teaching my scholars math!
Go To : www.sharylandisd.org B.L. Gray Faculty Math Elizabeth Garcia Check Out My Website
I have copies of the form I gave your child by class. Ask me for a copy! SIGN UP FOR REMIND TO RECEIVE IMPORTANT REMINDERS FROM ME!
CLASSDOJO I will be indicating how students are performing in class through an application called ClassDojo. You and your child will be able to sign up to see what “Positive” or “Needs Work” indications I make. Please make sure you ask me for your invitation form which includes your child’s code and yours!!
IMPORTANT WEBSITES Your child will be using the following 2 websites throughout the year: 7 th Grade GO Math Book: www.my.hrw.com Think Through Math: www.texassuccess.org ***They can be used at any computer. They don’t work with a phone.
BENCHMARK DATES 7 th Grade Math –February 1, 2016 7 th Grade Reading – February 2, 2016
IMPORTANT TEST DATES 7 th Grade Math STAAR – May 9, 2016 8 th Grade Math STAAR – March 29, 2016
GRADING PERIODS (1 st Semester) 1 st Six Week (August 24 through October 2 nd ) 2 nd Six Weeks (October 5 th through November 6 th ) 3 rd Six Weeks (November 9 th through December 18 th )
SKYWARD CHECK YOUR CHILD’S GRADES Scholars are able to check their grades online through the district’s webpage (SKYWARD). Parents have access as well. Go to sharylandisd.org for more information.
ATTENDANCE Be here everyday! It’s important to your child’s success!! Please encourage your child to attend school daily!
Class Expectations Higher level thinking Cooperative learning High expectations Homework daily Important objectives Safe and caring environment, support, and encouragement for your child
THANK YOU FOR COMING! Please contact me with any questions you may have!