Gifted and Talented
I hope that all of our famiies are healthy and enjoying more family time during this Covid-19 closure. The stay home orders can lead to boredom, frustration, and a need for things to do.
The following is a list of ideas, resources, links, etc. for all of our District GT students and their families. Becasue here are so many options on this list, I have not vetted them all, so please review prior to using if you would like.
Click on the link below:
Updated March 24:
The TAGT website has links to activities for teachers and parents of GT students durig the time of school closures. These may be helpful for you.
CANCELLED due to school closure
***GT Field Trip: March 19, 2020***
Art, Culture, and Education
Leave Steele at 8:40 and arrive back on campus by 4:00
Culture Common Gallery in downtown SA
Market Square and Mi Tierra for lunch (bring lunch money)
Texas A & M San Antonio Tour and Visit
Go by G226 to pick up the necesary paperwork.
All paperwork MUST be returned by March 6 to Mrs. Shires
Applications Due FEB 28
GT Yearbook Picture
Jan 29 1:00 Black Box
GT Parent Survey- please complete ASAP.
Spring 2019 GT Meeting Dates and possible activiteis:
Feb. 27: 4-5 pm
Random Acts of Kindness Month, Canned Food Month, Chili and Toast Day,
Pokemon Week, Tell a Fairy Tale Week
**Please bring some canned food items for donation. Nonperishabkes like soup, canned veggies, peanut butter, Raman, crackers, etc.
Pokemon watching time…
March 26: 4-5 pm
Library Lovers Month,National Craft Month, Music in Our Schools Month,
Make Up Your Own Holiday, National Women's History Month
Sofia is going to teach us some cool crafts- cool envelops and then we can write short notes to the women who are important in our lives: mother, sister, aunt, cousin, teacher, grandmother, etc.
Nov. 20: CSI Symposium Schertz Civic Center
(Periods 1-7 only)
Make sure to sign up with Ms. Shires no later than Nov. 7!
We will meet EVERY Thursday until then to plan out the activities we are leading for the afternoon sessions.
Sign up in G226
Nov. 20: Fall Festival at Steele 5:30- 7:30
We need volunteers to work the GT "Booth"
You can work the entire time or take a time slot.
Sign up in G226
If you have not done so, please sign up to receive messages via REMIND:
REMIND: text @d38a98 to 81010
GT Parent Remind: text @gtparr to 81010
GT Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month.
Would you like to test to see if GT services are the right fit for your child?
Please submit a (1) Nomination Form at https://forms.gle/wZB4mjq8yyR4WffH9
(2) Permission to Assess form at https://docs.google.com/document/d/13apj3HU3r3rYP4llunF8FFdcHZU5tey98YxMZ4Vxqm0/edit?usp=sharing
NO LATER than Jan. 22, 2020
***To ensure receipt, you may want to print and turn these into Mrs. Shires in G226 or at firstname.lastname@example.org