OCTOBER PARENT WORKSHOPS
We will begin using the Family Engagement block on Tuesday afternoons to provide workshops for parents on every grade level from 2:40-3:25 pm according to the following schedule:
October 20 - Ready to Read
Topics include working with sight words, take-home readers, picture walking, reading readiness websites, stamina, higher order thinking questions, and reading for pleasure.
October 27 - Understanding GoMath!
Helping with GoMath! homework, creating and using manipulatives, skills and strategies, helpful websites.
October 6 - Homework Help
General help for parent/child to complete homework for various subjects.
October 20 - Math
Introduction on how to use "Think Central" (user name/password), access math books, enrichment activities and homework help.
October 6 - Homework
Procedures and routines for doing homework.
October 20 - ELA
Building reading stamina, establishing and supporting positive reading habits, book report routines.
October 6 - Readiness Skills
Organization , signing homework planners, Think Central, work environment, checking folders, reading at home, looking ahead, test prep, time management.
October 20 - Math Skills
Helping at home with multiplication, flash cards, skip counting, drills, practice workbooks.
October 20 - Math
Helping your child memorize multiplication facts.
October 27 - General
Helping your child to develop positive study habits (spelling, vocabulary, math).
October 20 - ELA ReadyGen Program
Reviewing ReadyGen assessments, facilitating reading skills and expectations at home.
October 27 - Math: Chapters 1, 2, 3
A review of skills to be taught and how parents can work with and support their child's learning at home.
(Art, Music, P.E., Technology, Library)
October 20 - Early Childhood (PreK-2)
Curriculum for each cluster area reviewed in the library.
October 27 - Upper Grades (3-5)
Curriculum for each cluster area reviewed in the library
PARENTS & TEACHERS - PARTNERS IN EDUCATION
See you at the workshops!
Dr. Robert A. Marchi - Principal