Weekly News for the week of August 31, 2015
Yahoo! We are only 6 memberships away from a classroom prize for 100% membership! If you are one of the six families that have not joined PTA yet, please do! You can send in a white envelope,
with your child's name and "PTA" on the outside. Membership is $7.00 and PTA is one of the few sources
of funds to support programs and materials at our school. Please join! :)
The Boosterthon Fun Run is this Thursday. First graders run at 8:45 am. Parents are welcome to come and run with us! Please be sure you have activated your child's account on www.funrun.com and are collecting pledges to help us purchase much needed shade structures for the playground! :)
This week's Spelling Words
This week's Rainbow Words
Dates to Remember
Aug 31 - Sept 9 - Mrs. Noble is our substitute. She will not have access to my email account so you will need to send her notes via the Dunaway Darling Folder or call the school office to get messages to her. :)
Sept 4- You will receive a paper copy of the Weekly News for Sept 7 - 11.
Sept 7 - NO SCHOOL Labor Day
Sept 11 - Patriot's Day Wear Red, White and Blue.
Each Friday, wear a school shirt OR the color of the month to show your school spirit and positive character!
Aug./Sept......PURPLE for Citizenship
October........ORANGE for Fairness
Nov./Dec. .....YELLOW for Respect
Jan./Feb........RED for Caring
March/April.....GREEN for Responsibility
May/June.......BLUE for Trustworthiness
*Must use Google Chrome *Not activated until end of September.
"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