• Mary Anne V. Pack posted an update in the group Holler logo of AssessmentAssessment 6 days, 22 hours ago

    One of our 4th grade teachers uses a “graffiti wall” to assess students’ knowledge of content such as identifying figurative language, text structure, and main idea. I have also utilized this strategy with Social Studies content. Use chart paper or the whiteboard as a space for students to respond to a topic or question. I have most often…[Read more]

  • Mary Anne V. Pack posted an update in the group Holler logo of AssessmentAssessment 6 days, 22 hours ago

    One of the resources we use to assess is a consensus map. I was introduced to this idea during a Kagan training. There are many ways to use the consensus map. My favorite is to use it during to assess understanding through writing. After being given a question, each student spends a few minutes answering on a post it or small piece of paper. After…

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  • Meredith Campbell posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week ago

    Reflections from our presentation at the FIRE Summit.
    Our team presented on the activities we have done this year to improve our reading scores. Since the programs brought into the school did improve our reading scores by 15%, we feel that our efforts paid off. Therefore, we were pleased to share pictures and statistics at the fire summit.…[Read more]

  • Cissy Williams posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week ago

  • Cissy Williams posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week ago

    Story #3 Reflection – Our STEM Nights were such a great success. It brought parents/guardians and students together in a way they haven’t been brought together this year. So many parents/guardians were excited to learn about all the resources we have available at South Floyd Elementary and they were interested to learn about what their children…[Read more]

  • David Prince posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week ago

    My reflection from my theory of action plan.
  • **Final Post** I would like to thank KVEC for allowing our school to introduce coding and robotics through the Innovation Grant. Our students were exposed to tech that they would have probably not ever used had it not been for this grant. It brought awareness to how coding and robotics are used in society and really sparked interest in future…[Read more]

  • Cissy Williams posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week ago

    In April FRYSC partnered up with our school, GearUP, and our local Shriners to present STEM nights. On the first night we had older children help the younger children with projects while the Shriners served our families a full dinner. The second night was for the older students and they interacted with their peers for a great night of fun. We…

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  • Tiffanie Lanning posted an update in the group Holler logo of AssessmentAssessment 1 week ago

    Kahn Academy is a great resource our Middle School teachers are very fond of given our participation in a grant utilizing the PSAT to measure progress. This provides an individualized path for students to progress through skills.

  • Tiffanie Lanning posted an update in the group Holler logo of AssessmentAssessment 1 week, 1 day ago

    One resource that teachers in my school utilize is the website Prodigy. The site has over 1200 math skills for grades 1 – 8. Students have avatars in a virtual world and compete against each other but must first correctly answer math related questions.

  • Jerri Turner posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week, 1 day ago

    Allen Elementary Engagement Coach Theory of Action Reflection
  • Jerri Turner posted an update in the group Holler logo of Community EngagementCommunity Engagement 1 week, 1 day ago

    AES Community ACT Collaboration: Jessica Hall – ARH Hospital is a member of the data base. She has participated many times throughout the year at Allen Elementary. Events include Read Across America Day and Career Day. Jessica is also an active community member of our FRYSC Advisory Council. People like her helps to make our school a…[Read more]

  • This year has been amazing. Getting to work with Mark on our project has been an eye opening experience. The students got to do some great things in and out of the classroom using the programming skills they have learned.

  • As we wrap up this year, I am looking forward to further implementing and continuing to grow my project next year. My students created a lot of really awesome projects and the results look really promising. Moving forward, we plan to continue monitoring student progress to continuously measure student progress and hopefully seeing tremendous…

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  • Prestonsburg Elementary strives to build strong relationships among all stakeholders. We are so thankful for the support of our community as we continue to develop a growing partnership and bridge learning for our students and community members alike.
  • While reflecting upon our school year here at Betsy Layne High School, I noticed that I have not followed up on our “Polar Express” night. It was quite a success. We had several families from the community show up for popcorn, a movie (Polar Express) and all the children were read a book of their choice. Several of the high school students…[Read more]

  • Autumn Blevins posted an update in the group Holler logo of AssessmentAssessment 1 week, 2 days ago

    In my paperless classroom I utilize Google Apps for Education every day. Google Classroom is our “home” where they receive and submit their work. Google Forms is great for assessments, especially now because they have a lock down browser enabled to prevent cheating. I am also a big fan of Google Drawings which allows students to get creative with…[Read more]

  • Autumn Blevins posted an update in the group Holler logo of AssessmentAssessment 1 week, 2 days ago

    I run a paperless classroom in all of my courses including Advanced Placement World History. I have found Fiveable and Get A Five have both been great for students to be able to learn concepts. They incorporate videos and assessments for students, which are instrumental in student success because our content ranges from the dawn of mankind to…[Read more]

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