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Student to Student Mentoring. Bamber Valley Elementary Rochester, MN 2008-2009. Why Student to Student Mentoring?. “ If a school is to be a true learning community, both teachers and students must have the opportunity to help develop policies and practices that affect them.”

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student to student mentoring

Student to Student Mentoring

Bamber Valley Elementary

Rochester, MN


why student to student mentoring
Why Student to Student Mentoring?
  • “If a school is to be a true learning community, both teachers and students must have the opportunity to help develop policies and practices that affect them.”
  • “The prevailing culture in a school greatly influences student attitudes toward learning.”

Source: Enhancing Student Achievement: A Framework for School Improvement

- Charlotte Danielson

how were mentors mentees determined

Teacher recommendation

Application process

Parent Approval

Schedule flexibility


Teacher Recommendation

Academic data

Connectedness needs

Schedule flexibility

How Were Mentors/Mentees Determined?
what are the mentors committed to
What are the Mentors Committed To?
  • A Commitment to one kindergartener at least once a week.
  • Willing to build a relationship that models ethical, caring and compassionate values for their mentee.
  • Focus on the academic needs of their mentee through communication with the classroom teachers and Mr. Davidson.
  • Willing to ask questions of staff members if unclear at any time.
  • Be willing to share your perceptions and insights of the power of knowledge with your mentee.
mentors for 2008 2009
Mentors for 2008-2009:
  • Sabrina Som
  • Eric  Bruinsma
  • Nate Sheridan
  • Nicole Eidem
  • Isaac McCarney
  • Nick Ellering
  • Jordan Hockens
  • Katelin Shaft
  • Malik Ouda
  • Darrion Holmes
  • Tate Newer
  • Chloe Stone
  • Devin Olson
  • Matt Reinhart
  • Anthony Oliveto
  • Adrianna Gernes
  • Sarah Hanscom
  • Wyatt Page
  • Peyton Schneider
student to student mentoring relationship musts
Student to Student Mentoring:Relationship Musts
  • Build trust
  • Accentuate the positive
  • When mistakes occur, redirect the energy
    • Praise immediately.
    • Be specific about what they did right or almost right.
    • Share your positive feelings about what they did.
    • Encourage them to keep up the good work.

Adapted from: Whale Done: The Power of Positive Relationshipsby Ken Blanchard

student to student mentoring socioemotional objectives
Student to Student Mentoring:Socioemotional Objectives
  • Consistently discuss the “Bamber Valley Way” with mentee
  • Talk about friendships and how to ask for help from adults
  • Role play with mentees to promote how to:
    • Take Care of Yourself
    • Take Care of Others
    • Take Care of Your Place
student to student mentoring math objectives
Student to Student Mentoring Math Objectives
  • Count from 1 – 100.
  • Read numbers 1 – 100, in random order.
  • Write any given number: 1 – 100.
  • Count on from any number 2 – 50.
  • Count by 10s
student to student mentoring reading objectives
Student to Student MentoringReading Objectives
  • Recognize all 26 letters of the alphabet, upper and lower case.
  • Develop a strong grapheme to phoneme correlation for all 26 letters.
  • Master 40 site words represented through automaticity.
  • Discuss sequence when reading with a mentor.
interesting facts to note
Interesting Facts to Note
  • Opportunities in life directly correlate to opportunity for education.
  • U.S. Census data reveals that those with less than a high school diploma earn about $19,000 per year.
  • High school graduates earn an average of $27,000 annually.
  • Those with bachelor’s degrees earn $51,000 a year – almost twice as much as a high school graduate.

Source: Results Now, 2006

student to student goals
Student to Student Goals
  • Kindergarten students will grow academically as noted through data.
  • Mentors and mentees will become more connected to Bamber Valley through relationship building.
  • Mentors will further perpetuate their personal leadership abilities.
closing note
Closing Note

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”-Nelson Mandela