The Challenger Dispatch

March 10-14, 2014 Week 1

Tulips, butterflies, rainbows and sparkles!

Spring is in the air! Please remind students not to pick the tulips as they come up. It would be great to start observing and measuring the progress of our bulbs. We're in for a delightful garden!

Report Cards

Please make sure your grades are loaded and cards printed out ASAP. They are to go home on the 17th.

4th Grade Hoe Down

Tuesday, March 11th, 6pm

13555 Chaney Thompson Rd SE

Huntsville, AL

Join for a wonderful evening of dancing, singing, and merriment! Our fourth graders are awesome!

Regional Science Fair!

GOOD LUCK to our 5th graders representing Challenger in our first attendance at the regional science fair!!

CCSS Meeting

Wednesday, March 12th, 2:45pm

Media Center

Please bring your math topic TE, and have access to the School Net benchmark 4 standards in print or electronically. (They are located on the district website under elementary curriculum)

1/2 Day PD at Challenger

Friday, March 14th, 1-3pm

Media Center

We are in for an awesome presentation on higher order questioning skills provided by our very own talented Wendy, Jacquie, Deana and Belissa.

March 14th is offical Pi Day! Let me know if you are doing any special lessons.

Don't forget to send Michele the times you teach math and writing :-)