STEP 1: Log in to your email. Also through the my.fwisd.org page you can log in to Focus and see what your grade is right now.
STEP 2: Create a new message to send. In the “To” line, type your parent’s email address. In the “CC” line, type my email address (Sarah.Vondra@fwisd.org). This copies me in on the email so that I can see that you sent it and I can give you a grade for sending it (YES, it’s a grade).
STEP 3: The subject line of the email should say “English Check In”.
STEP 4: Copy and paste the following message into the body of the email, then change/complete the sentences and blanks (__________) so that it makes sense for you.
Copy and paste:
I just wanted to update you on how things were going for me. Right now I have a ____% in Mrs. Vondra’s Pre-AP English I class. This is mainly because _________________________. I know I have about two and a half weeks left in the 6-weeks. Over these two and a half weeks I’m planning on _________________. Like I’ve said before I want to be the type of person who _____________________________, so moving forward I’m going to focus on ______________________________.
I have weekly homework in Mrs. Vondra’s class (Membean and No Red Ink). It has been going __________ because ________________. I’m also reading a book outside of class. The book I picked to read is called ________________ and I’m ____% finished with it. I know that I have to have it completely read by February 22nd.
I’m going to be following up with you in about two and a half weeks to update you on how this 6-weeks finished out. Thanks for taking the time to partner with me.
STEP 5: When you are finished filling out the email message, it’s addressed to your parent, and I’m in the CC line, press SEND. You’re done!