Weekly News for the week of February 1, 2016 This week's Spelling Words
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This week's Rainbow Words
Dates to Remember
Feb 2 - Bring in baggie of 100 little items for 100th Day of School.
Feb 4 - All first grade teachers at district math training
Feb 5 - PTA Valentine's Day Dance MPR 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Feb 5 - School Spirit Day - Dress up as your "Future Self" What do you want to be when you grow up?
Feb 11 - Kids can bring in Valentine's Cards to pass out to friends. We have 25 students.
I will not be sending home a list of names, just have your child write their name as the FROM person on each card. :)
Feb 12 and 15 - NO SCHOOL
Put them in a Ziploc Baggie with "Mrs. Dunaway" on the front.
Each Friday, wear a school shirt OR the color of the month to show your school spirit and positive character!
Jan./Feb........RED for Caring
March/April.....GREEN for Responsibility
May/June.......BLUE for Trustworthiness
Aug./Sept......PURPLE for Citizenship
October........ORANGE for Fairness
Nov./Dec. .....YELLOW for Respect
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This week we are doing Lesson 19. You will need to scroll down to find it.
"It comes down to simple arithmetic: the child spends 900 hours a year in school and 7,800 hours outside school. Which teacher has the biggest influence? Where is more time available for change?" - Jim Trelease, author of The Read Aloud Handbook