Teacher Talk by Kim Jones
Title I would like to welcome Reading Specialist, Kristen Hagemeier to the team. She joined the Title I Team after Mrs. Patti McCafferty retired at the end of the 2013 school year. Other team members are Diane Dietrich and Carol Spratt. Mrs. Hagemeier brings lots of new ideas, energy and expertise to the reading program. This year Fifth and Sixth grade small group instruction was added to the Title I Reading Program. Spratt and Hagemeier teach grades 1-6 by supporting teachers and working with small groups of students on specific reading skills.
Title I Math Teacher Mrs. Dietrich, has been busy, busy busy working with teachers and students teaching Primary Math in grades K-6. Primary Math is a welcomed addition to the math instruction this year. Teachers and students are excelling in math skills in order to keep up with the Common Core Curriculum. Several parent meetings have been held in the high school library. For anybody interested in learning more about Primary Math the next meeting will be, Feb. 4 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the High School Library
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