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    Click here for the summer reading list for McKee HS for ALL students. Return to school with your brain well fed and ready to perform starting September 6, 2012.
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Friday, July 6

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    McKee HS Incoming Freshmen Class of 2012. The due date isfor ALL students. Return to school with your brain well fed and ready to perform starting September 7,6, 2012.
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    {man_newspaper_read_lg_wht.gif} Get a Jump on the Common Core Standards with The New York Times. Read the great article below by Katherine Schul that suggests how teachers and students can truly dig into non-fiction.
    The Times and the Common Core Standards: Reading Strategies for ‘Informational Text’
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    3. below the expectation See the pattern.
    Students need consistency. Students need to know what you want them to do at each step of the lesson. Put the word expectation into every major transition of a lesson. Stick with it. It makes the conversation objective and about the facts. It is specific, observable, constructive statements. Its not about letting emotions cloud one's vision. I learned about C.H.A.M.P.S. from a wonderful educational leader, Arisleyda Urena, principal of the Academy for Language and Technology. She was kind enough to share what she learned at a professional development workshop. ======
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Sunday, April 29

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    {man_newspaper_read_lg_wht.gif} Get a Jump on the Common Core Standards with The New York Times. Read the great article below by Katherine Schul that suggests how teachers and students can truly dig into non-fiction.
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Monday, June 27

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    Click here for the summer reading list for McKee HS Incoming Freshmen Class of 2011.
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    Get a Jump on the Common Core Standards with The New York Times. Read the great article below by Katherine Schul that suggests how teachers and students can truly dig into non-fiction.
    The Times and the Common Core Standards: Reading Strategies for ‘Informational Text’
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    9. Get our e-mail, or follow us on Twitter or Facebook, to quickly scan what’s new on The Learning Network daily. When big news breaks, we nearly always post teaching suggestions and useful links within 24 hours.
    10. Have your students participate in our contests. This July we’re running a Summer Reading contest, last winter we had a quotation contest, and we’ve just wrapped up our second Found Poetry challenge.
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    Reading Strategies
    The Commom Core Standards demand that students in classes across the curriculum “determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text” as well as “summarize complex concepts, processes, or information presented in a text by paraphrasing them in simpler but still accurate terms.”
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    {marvin_speaking_to_science_students_lg_wht.gif} We offered our students an opportunity to meet higher promotional standards and satisfy more rigorous graduation requirements at McKee High by offering Saturday Academy. It lasted 13 weeks. The last session was on June 18th, 2011. Students registered through his or her guidance counselor.
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