Future Leaders Liberty Partnerships Program

Future Leaders

Future Leader June Happenings

Edward Town Middle School

6/6 – 6/13 – Walking Wednesdays – After School Wednesdays will walk on the nature path around school and develop healthy and positive ways to handle stress.

6/5 – 6/6 – Jobs of the Future – Students will identify careers that will experience the most rapid growth, review median wages for jobs, and define educational requirements for rapid growth jobs.

6/5 – 6/6 – Personal Learning Plans – Students will complete final update for Personal Learning Plans and reflect if they accomplished their goal grades and SMART goals from beginning and middle of school year.

6/12 – 8th Grade Transition – 8th Grade students will take a tour of the high school, review the Niagara Wheatfield High School Course Planner and prepare for their next big steps toward entering high school.

6/13 – Students will list any new challenges they have faced this school year. As the students come up with responses write them on board/chart paper. Reflect why it is important to accept personal responsibility in our relationships with others.

Tuscarora Indian School

6/3 – 6/4 – RISKO – Students will discuss risky behaviors and skills, tools, or people that will separate them from risky behaviors. Students fill out RISKO template with 24 risky behaviors and play bingo game. The students will reflect how these risky behaviors could impact their life and what is a better choice to make.

6/3 – 6/4 – Personal Learning Plans –Students will complete final update for Personal Learning Plans and reflect if they accomplished their goal grades and SMART goals from beginning and middle of school year.

6/10 – Successful Student – Students will work in groups and brainstorm the qualities/characteristics of a successful student. Students will recognize which characteristics will be the most beneficial to them and how they will use this characteristic to improve their academic success.

6/11 – 6th Grade Transition – 6th grade students will participate in Shadow Day and morning program at middle school. The students will have the opportunity to understand and experience what an entire day at middle school will be like.

Lockport High School

6/3 – 6/13 – Students wrap up the community service project for the Book Houses

LHS Students are wrapping up their year by finishing any work that is due and updating their goals on their Personal Learning Plans.

6/3 – Lockport High School and LaSalle Prep Students present their experiences in building the book houses to the Annual President's Social for the Niagara County Council for the Aging.

6/13 – Lockport High School Students and North Park Junior High School students will be having a Pizza Party, and experiment of making Ice Cream sponsored by Praxair, and a Tour of the High School.  This is in conjunction with the pen pal mentors they have been writing to.

North Park Upcoming Events

6/3 – 6/6 – Stress Management – This week, the North Park students will complete an extension activity to manage their stressors. After watching a video on the effects of stress and taking a stress test self–assessment, the students are now going to map out their stress and discover new ways of dealing with it including stress identifiers, resources, strategies, and skills they can use to help deal with stress.

6/10 – 6/13 – Personal Learning Plan Updates – This week, the North Park students are going to reflect on the goals they set for themselves at the beginning of the school year. They set goals for their grades and will see if their 4th quarter grades match up to the expectations they’ve set. Then the students will list the SMART goals they utilized to achieve their grades whether they met their goals or not.

Niagara Falls High School

5/26 – 6/13  Regents Review Boot Camp Edition. – The Liberty Room will be transformed into study room central with multiple different review games and review packets for students preparing for Regents and Final Exams!

Gaskill Preparatory School

6/5 – Cornell Co–op will be visiting to celebrate the end of the year with healthy snacks and games!

LaSalle Preparatory School

6/3 – 6/6 – Marketing – This week, LaSalle Prep students will learn to market themselves as individuals. They’ll reflect on real world applications from their favorite commercials and think about how big brands like Nike, Starbucks, Calvin Kline, etc. market their brand. The students will take what they’ve learned about big businesses and make a list of things they like most about themselves. They’ll also list positive aspects about their lives and even ask a friend to list their strengths and weaknesses.

6/10 – 6/13 – Personal Learning Plan Updates – This week, the LaSalle Prep students are going to reflect on the goals they set for themselves at the beginning of the school year. They set goals for their grades and will see if their 4th quarter grades match up to the expectations they’ve set. Then the students will list the SMART goals they utilized to achieve their grades whether they met their goals or not.

Niagara Street Elementary

6/3 – 6/6 – Sand Play Therapy for relaxation

 

6/13 is our final day at our partner school sites. Summer program applications have been mailed home. 
Please return them no later than June 20, 2019. Please call for assistance or questions 716–614–6891

Have a safe and fun summer!!

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