“Once we find out where we are the strongest,
we can use our strengths to help ourselves and others.”


Staggie: Aurora P. for the strength of PRESENCE – Aurora loves to be heard. In the classroom, she has great ideas and wants to share them with everyone. Aurora likes public recognition. Aurora is not afraid of large groups and loves when all eyes are on her. Aurora loves utilizing her strengths of presence.


Solis: Amy R. for the strength of ORGANIZER – Amy is a great organizer.  The inside of her desk is always neat and tidy as well as her tool box.  She hasn’t lost any of her supplies since the beginning of the year and that is huge for Kindergarten.  She also likes to help me collect erasers, offices and other materials and put them away nicely.  Amy is an amazing organizer.


D Haller: Christian M. for the strength of CONFIDENCE – Christian works hard and stays on task. He believes in himself and has a strength in confidence, which helps him accomplish great things and get good grades. We are lucky to have him in our class, good work Christian!


N Haller: Cora R. for the strength of COMPETING – Cora works hard on completing her work and getting good grades. Cora listens closely to the lessons and does her homework every night. She loves to win and uses her competing strength to help her get better scores on tests and better grades in the classroom. Great job Cora!


Tiger: Darwin C. for the strength of FUTURE THINKER – Darwin is very hopeful and imaginative. He likes to know what we are doing next or when time is lunch is. He says whatever is on his mind and loves adventure and fun.


McDevitt: Wesley D. for the strength of DISCOVERER – Wesley is excited to learn new things.  She is attentive in class and is eager to try everything.  She is a hard worker with a positive attitude about her work.  She asks questions and is not afraid to have a wrong answer.  She knows that right or wrong, she will learn.  Wesley’s excitement for learning and discovering is contagious. 


Stahr: Naomi G. for the strength of RELATING – Naomi makes friends very easily.  I put a shy or new student next to Naomi and she will always make them her friend.  She always has a smile on her face and is able to have many friends because she is approachable. 


Barlow: Skylyn H. for the strength of DEPENDABILITY – Skylyn is a very dependable student.  You can always count on her to be doing what she is asked to do.  She always does her best. 


S Bishop: M for the strength of COMPETING – M likes to win when she is competing, but she is a great sport whether she wins or not.  She is a kind friend and likes to help others. 


Robinson: Oscar M. for the strength of CARING – Oscar is one of the kindest kids I know.  He is quiet but thoughtful and ever so willing to help me and others.  We love having Oscar in our class. 


Graham: Jess G. for the strength of ORGANIZER – I would like to honor Jess this week.  Jess utilizes her organizing strength daily.  She is the class banker for Class Dojo and makes sure we all stay honest when we make purchases from the Dojo Store.  Jess is more than an organizer though.  She is caring and dependable.  Jess is an pleasure to teach.  I can’t wait to see what her bright future holds.