As we wait: Please write the goals and dreams you have for your child on the star! You may also complete your paperwork packet. Both are on top of your folder. . SECOND grade family orientation. August 20th, 2013 • University of Pittsburgh Team. Why are we here?.
Please write the goals and dreams you have for your child on the star!
You may also complete your paperwork packet.
Both are on top of your folder.
August 20th, 2013 • University of Pittsburgh Team
To AND Through!
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earned field trips
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95% at Level N
ALL at STEP 10
Keeping us safe and having fun!
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Scholar earns $6 on paycheck.
A few reminders to make goodchoices. Scholar earns $3 on paycheck.
There was a major issue or student had many reminders to follow class rules.
Scholar earns $0 on paycheck.
Every day, scholars also have the opportunity to earn $4 when their homework is NEAT and COMPLETE.
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What are some rewards and consequence systems you use at home?
How does this correlate to the daily log?
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Facts About Children's Literacy
Children who are read to at home have a higher success rate in school.
Children who read frequently develop stronger reading skills.
Source: National Education Association http://www.nea.org/grants/13662.htm
Literacy skills impact every aspect of child development and adult life. Adults who are more literate are more likely to:
I LOVE to cook!
My favorite holiday and
time of year is Christmas
I performed with the National Tour of the Broadway show
In the fall I love to
go pick a pumpkin!
My favorite place to
be is on the beach!
Are they all geniuses? Are they all gifted and naturally talented?
These three Individuals are successful because they
their craft for at least 10,000 HOURS!
At SPARK, we believe that our children can be just as successful in their education and careers
if they develop a skill and desire to read that motivates them to PRACTICE THEIR READING!
the SPARK School Community can produceGREAT READERS!
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