December 4If you have extra time left over today, check out some of the fun activities on the right of the page.
In preparation for students receiving their PSAT scores later this month or early January please go over the following. (Note: Students will receive scores from their guidance counselor, not their advisor)
1. Display the PSAT Score Tutorial and go over main parts with the group. Please be sure to clarify the information about the percentile score.
Power point tutorial Download
Handouts for students to take with them
Holiday Concert in the Gym. (Music Department)
Please have students go directly to the gym.
Vision Challenges: Disability Awareness activities for 8 minute days this week and next week. You choose the days.
Activity 1: Facts
1. Share "Key facts"
Question: Did any fact surprise you?
1. Introduce Carolyn Casey (Share info "Why should you listen to..."
2. Have Students read three quotes of Caroline Casey
“Stop with the labels … because we are not jam jars; we are extraordinary, different, wonderful people.”
“Every single one of us — woman, man, gay, straight, disabled, perfect, normal, whatever — everyone of us must be the very best of ourselves.”
“I never needed eyes to see — never. I simply needed vision and belief.”
1. Watch Carolyn Casey TedTalks video (do this over two days or take part of the choice day if you wish)
Question: Which quote can you relate to? Why?
Fun Stuff for December:
Draw a stickman (animated and fun!)
Winter Holidays celebrated around the world (info)
Holiday Characters from Around the World Quiz
Winter Solstice traditions (info)
Christmas Elf Name generator: Find out what your advisees' elf name would be.
Christmas Characters A-Z quiz
My Ugly Holiday Sweater (check out the fashions!)
Awesome Snowmen pics