Waterford High School
WELCOME BACK TO WHS
I LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH ALL MY STUDENTS IN ENGLISH 10S,11S, 12S, AND BIOLOGY/S.
I WILL CONTINUE TO ENCOURAGE STUDENTS TO BE LIFE-LONG READERS AND YOUNG ADULTS WHO ALWAYS TRY TO ACHIEVE THEIR PERSONAL BEST AND WHO NEVER LET GO OF THEIR DREAMS.
HAVE A FANTASTIC ACADEMIC YEAR!
ADVISORY - GRADE 11 GO JUNIORS!!!
THERE IS NO PLACE LIKE HOME!!
WE CONTINUE TO EXPERIENCE A BUSY YEAR -LICENSES,EMPLOYMENT, SAT'S, THINKING ABOUT COLLEGE - MANAGING OUR JUNIOR YEAR AND THE DEMANDS OF EVERYDAY LIFE
READING THE NORWICH BULLETIN NEWSPAPER
WE LOVE DISCUSSING OUR HOROSCOPES ROOTING FOR THE RED SOX, THINKING ABOUT UCONN FOOTBALL, WATERFORD TEAMS,
FUN FOOD FRIDAYS!!!
CELEBRATING OUR MILESTONES - no matter how big or small!
DISCUSSING OUR FAVORITE TV SHOWS...
FAVORITE MOVIES, BOOKS, OUR WEEKENDS!
SMILING AND LAUGHING ~
HERE'S TO AN AWESOME Q4- STAY HEALTHY. EXERCISE. GET OUT IN THE FRESH AIR. :) GO LOOK AT COLLEGES- (2YEAR/4YEAR) RESEARCH THEIR COURSE OFFERINGS AND MAJORS/ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS; MAKE APPT'S WITH MS. DINATALI TO REVIEW YOUR PLANS THUS FAR AND POST-SECONDARY. CHECK YOUR NEXT YEAR'S SCHEDULE.
CONTINUE WITH LTS HOURS THIS SPRING;PLAN FOR THE SUMMER.
GET OUT AND APPLY FOR SUMMER EMPLOYMENT.
GOOD LUCK WITH BOTH THE SAT AND ACT EXAMS. CONSIDER ENROLLING IN A COLLEGE COURSE FOR CREDIT NEXT YEAR.
Applied Study Skills - GRADE 12 DAY B PERIOD 2
Q4 - Begins with looking at what we have accomplished over the course of this year.
How are we doing in core courses? Have we met all of the criteria for graduation with our Class of 2010? LTS hours/paperwork complete?
Acceptance letters, placement tests, job interviews, job coaching, internships, financial aid, are some of the topics we addressed Q3, and are finishing up final details for Q4.
As we continue our final academic journey through the last and final quarter at WHS -some last thoughts about personal future. Q4 will include discussion and work with topics such as Needs/Wants, Short/Intermediate/Long-term Goals, SMART Goals, Buying a Car, Personal Spending/Log, and Financial Planning Strategies.
AS ALWAYS - CONTINUE PRACTICE WITH MAINTAINING AN ORGANIZED AGENDA AND NOTEBOOKS. **ALL STUDENTS MUST BRING THEIR AGENDAS, NOTEBOOKS, TEXTS,AND CLASS MATERIALS WITH THEM EACH CLASS.**
:) MAINTAIN A POSITIVE ATTITUDE AND A GOOD WORK ETHIC!!
Waterford High School