Name __________________________   Teacher __________________

Kepler Neighborhood School -- Fall Conferences 2015

Thank you for taking the time to hear what I am learning and how I am growing this year. All this information that follows is honest and reflects my work, attitude, and behavior at Kepler.                 

Sincerely, __________________________

1. Character

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

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My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

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My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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2. Community

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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3. Creativity

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

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My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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4. Science

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

_____________________________________________________________________________.

5. Mathematics

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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6. English Language Arts

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

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My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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7. Social Studies

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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8. PE

My greatest strength - the area where I feel I am an expert - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My greatest weakness - the area where I feel I am a novice - is:

_________________________________________________________________________.

My goal for the 2nd quarter is to improve by:

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My electives this quarter were:

1. ______________________________________

I feel that my level was: Novice - Advanced Beginner - Competent - Proficient - Expert

Because ______________________________________________________________

I feel that my level was: Novice - Advanced Beginner - Competent - Proficient - Expert

Because ______________________________________________________________

My favorite project so far has been:

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I feel some of my unique gifts and talents are:

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What I like best about my classes and teachers at Kepler is:

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I am interested in attending high school at __________________________________________.

Thank you!

Parent-Friendly Language

1 - Novice: Just beginning, needs close supervision

2 - Advanced Beginner: Understands some parts of the task, but needs instruction to move from one part to the next

3 - Competent: Able to work on own and tackle most challenges, needing only occasional help

4 - Proficient: Able to work independently and can help others 

5 - Expert: Understands fully and can thoroughly teach others; can go beyond to create new understanding

Student-Friendly Language

1 - Novice: I’m just starting to learn this, and I need lots of help

2 - Advanced Beginner: I’m starting to get it, but I need someone to coach me through it

3 - Competent: I can do it on my own, but I have problems every once in a while and need help

4 - Proficient: I can do it on my own and solve problems when I have them; I can help someone else

5 - Expert: I understand it well and can thoroughly teach it to someone else; I'm already moving to "the next level"