policy

Does Curriculum Matter? Is the Ladder Leaning Against the Right Wall?

Contributor: Jonathan Erb | Length : 30 | File type : Video

In school and at home, children encounter so many influences. Which ones are important? Jonathan urges us to take seriously the influences we place on our children. Each teacher in our school is curri... Read More

Structuring Ministries for Effectiveness (Wendell Heatwole)

Contributor: Wendell Heatwole | Length : 45 | File type : Audio

Thoughtful organization matters in structuring ministries. While effective ministries are not all structured the same, this talk identifies various matters that can make a difference as to whether you... Read More

Grades 2-3 Literacy Program

Contributor: Lyle Musser

Shalom Mennonite School staff created literacy goals for their students in second and third grade, focusing especially on comprehension and writing. They included a list of suggested writing activies... Read More

Grades 4-6 Literacy Program

Contributor: Lyle Musser

Shalom Mennonite School staff created literacy objectives for students in grades four through six. Their focus was on analyzing, interpreting, and summarizing what is read and creating independently ... Read More

Grades 7-8 Literacy Program

Contributor: Lyle Musser

Shalom Mennonite School staff created literacy objectives for students in grades seven and eight, with stated purpose "to produce a thinking student, with skills to analyze and ciritque information th... Read More

Grammar Objectives

Contributor: Lyle Musser

Shalom Mennonite School staff created grade level grammer objectives for students in grades 2-8. Each grade's objectives are broken into smaller sections including punctuation, capitalization, specifi... Read More

K-1 Literacy Program

Contributor: Lyle Musser

Shalom Mennonite School staff created literacy goals for their students in kindergarten and grade 1. Their focus is on summarizing, retelling, and writing phonetically. They include a list of grammar ... Read More

Field Trip Suggestions

Contributor: Jon Cassel

A field trip policy including guidelines for choosing places to visit. Each grade is listed with past field trip destinations that may be visited in the future. Many of these destinations are in south... Read More

Teacher Expectations for a Field Trip

Contributor: Jon Cassel

A sample of a school's policy for teachers planning a field trip. Details are given about transportation, parent communication, student behavioral expectations, and a things to remember on the day of ... Read More

Acceptable Use of Technology Agreement

Contributor: Paul Harrison | File type : Document

A technology agreement paper with guidelines for technology usage at Faith Mennonite High School. Your school may wish to use this document as a starting point to create your own technology policy. ... Read More