Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017
Off to Middle School–An Event to Prepare Rising 6th Graders and their Parents for the Transition to Middle School
OFF TO MIDDLE SCHOOL!
An event to prepare parents and students for the start of grade six
Get your Ticket Here: https://offtomiddleschool.eventbrite.com (each attendee must have a ticket)
Please join The Evolved Education Company for a not to miss event! This presentation will help parents and students to learn how to succeed from day one in middle school. Students and parents who attend the event will receive practical advice, strategies and support for the transition to middle school.
5:30-5:45 Arrival, check-in
5:45-6:15 Key Note Speaker: Mary E. Miele Learning Specialist and Middle School Teacher.
Mary will speak to parents and students about the transition to middle school. She will cover key concepts and strategies every family should know to help each student to succeed starting on day one such as how to navigate 5-6 classes all with different teachers and teaching styles, long term projects, tests and quizzes, typical middle school social, emotional and physical developmental milestones and strategies for coping with them.
Break out Sessions:
6:15-7:00 Session 1
How to Manage it All
Students will attend: Managing Your Tasks and Schedule
Four to Five Teachers, Long term projects, 5-6 Classes, Transitions all day long, Homework in every class (where is it? did I turn it in?, Tests and Quizzes (when do I study!?), Oh my!
Parents will attend: Executive Functioning
How best to strengthen your child’s executive functioning skills in grade six
7:10-7:50 Session 2
How To Do Your Job
Students will attend: Study 101
In Middle school, learning becomes more independent, and studying becomes the key to a student’s success. How do you do this?
Parents will attend: Supporting Your Whole Middle School Child
Who is THAT?! How Social, Emotional and Physical Development MUST go along with Academic Learning and what you can do to ensure your child meets his or her potential.
7:50 Closing Remarks and Q & A
Space is very limited, so register early! Each participant needs a ticket.
Jun. 20, 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Zaniac Upper East 261 East 78th Street, 3rd Floor New York, NY 10021
917 388 3862