Owl Team

May 18-27

FIELD DAY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!!!

Soccer Coming to Oakwood Next Year

Parent- Player meeting Wednesday, May 25th 6pm at the Oakwood Soccer Field. Team registration through College Station Soccer Club. Open to future 6th grade dual language boys. Season will start Fall 2016. Other tournament opportunities and soccer camp will be discussed at this meeting. Contact Coach Velez 979-229-8271.


Parents-


Please remind students to continue to bring their daily supplies to school. These supplies include pencils, rulers, color pencils, scissors, etc.



Please visit Oakwood's calendar of events: http://ow.csisd.org/




May 19- Owl Field Day (If we have inclement weather, we will have indoor activites in the classrooms. Our soccer games may be posponed to a later day)


-bring towel and extra clothes

-you may bring your water guns!



May 27- Last day of school - Early Release Day

Have a great summer! We have had a great year!

Volunteers needed May 19

OWL parents, we ONLY have 3 volunteers for FIELD DAY, and we STILL NEED 17 more VOLUNTEERS!!!

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Math

We have been designing our own dream home with measurements and then creating it on a website. They will present to the class. The students are working on graphing measurements, converting measurements and voting on our best designed house the remainder of the school year. We will have a guest speaker, a local Realtor come vote on the best designed home.

Language Arts

Last day to turn in library books and fines for this school year was May 12th.

Some students still owe books and library fines, please pay them ASAP!


We will complete our humor unit by finishing up our humor book clubs. Thanks for a great year!

Science

This week: Biographical Essays Due Wednesday May 18th!!!!!


Last week: Favorite experiments! Our science classes will end up the year with this year's favorite experiments, and we will be needing DONATIONS for each of the activities. If you can help us with some of the materials, please send them with your child.


Monday: Lava lamps (We will be needing vegetable oil, alka-seltzer, and food coloring).

Tuesday: The egg challenge (we will be needing real eggs, about 40).

Wednesday: Rocket balloons (we will need balloons, baking soda, vinegar)

Thursday: Chemical reaction vs. physical change (we will need gummy bears, regular milk (no fat), plastic plates and food coloring)

Friday: Paper planes challenge


THANKS FOR MAKING THE LAST WEEK OF SCHOOL FULL OF FUN!!!!!

Social Studies

States and captials


Friday, May 20- Test over STATES only.

Owls Give Back

The Owls are on FIRE and committed to giving back!



To help homeless/shelter animals, visit the link to see how you can contribute:

https://www.smore.com/8xzv3-oakwood-gives-back


Chase Kuppersmith is collecting Spanish books for the children of Guatemala. If you have Spanish books you would like to donate, please bring to school. Our goal is 200. We have collected 48.


Our goal of 500 pair has been reached! Thank you for your charity contributions!


Lastly, we are collecting any type of eyewear/eye protection for Belize. This may prescription glasses, sunglasses, and protective goggles. Our goal is 200 have 56.




Thank you so much for helping us teach our kiddos compassion.

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May Birthdays

3-Duncan

6-Maddie

7-Alejandro

9-Maria

10-Alex

13- Lilia

13-Lizbeth

19-Brenely

23-Hazel

Please note that all events/activities are subject to change. This newsletter may be updated at any point within the week.