Mrs. O'Rourke's Panther Press
From the week of Sept. 25-29 and for the week of Oct. 2-6
Mrs. O'Rourke will be at Camp Tecumseh Mon-Wed
HIJH has HEART- Hurricane Relief Effort
HIJH School-Wide Global Read Aloud
EXTRA BOOK ORDER THIS MONTH!! This order will arrive before fall break!
Scholastic Book Orders - Due September 30th
We've had such an amazing desire for book orders, that I will be placing another one this month!! These will come in time for Fall Break, and you know you'll want books in their hands over the long break, right?? :)
There are no new flyers coming home this month, but you can just log on to the website below and browse for books. (The flyers are actually online too!)
It is preferred that you order online at scholastic.com/readingclub, where you’ll find a wide selection of quality children’s books that are just right for your child’s reading interests.
Remember, you help our class earn FREE Books and supplies with every order. Thank you for supporting your child’s reading both at home and in the classroom!
PS: Please let me know if your order includes a gift for your child, and I will contact you when it arrives!
First Time Ordering Online?
•Go to scholastic.com/readingclub
•Enter our one-time Class Activation Code: NCZKF
•Shop and submit your child's book order.
•Your books will be delivered directly to the classroom.
Learning highlights from this week!
Achieve 3000 All-Stars!
Our Achieve All-Stars from this week are:
Angela, Julia, Bea, Lily
Way to go!
Ancient Greece Projects
Students researching information about Ancient Greece
Year-Long Humanitarian Projects
• This year students will have the opportunity to show 3 different humanitarian acts within the community.
• Each project will be documented with a picture of the student performing the act/event and a short paragraph. These will be displayed all year to celebrate our acts of good will.
• Between Mrs. O'Rourke's and Ms. Hill’s class, it is our goal to perform 300 acts within our community.
• We will also be brainstorming different project ideas within our school and school community.
Upcoming Assessments and Project Due Dates
Friday 10/6- Roots Review Quiz
Friday 10/6- Group Presentation and Artifacts for Ancient Greece Unit are Due
Friday 10/6- 1st Quarter Ends (WOWZA! Time flies when you're having fun!)