Mrs. Summers' Newsletter

March 18, 2016

Its Been a Great Week!

This week has been great! We worked hard in writing planning our fairy tale adaptions. I can't wait to share them with you! In reading we are starting our changes unit. We worked this week on our ideas about change and knowing the difference between a myth and a legend. In math the second graders are continuing their unit on measurement.

Things to Look Forward to Next Week!

Next week we will continue developing our fairy tale adaptions. We will work on analyzing song lyrics and stories for "change." In social studies we will begin planning our opinion presentations. In math the second graders will work on finishing their measurement unit.

Reminders

You should have received your child's report card via email today.


The Spring Book Fair is March 21st - 25th.


Spring Break is April 1st -8th.


SRE carnival and auction are April 29.

The Wishes & Dreams Carnival & Silent Auction will be held on Friday April 29 from 5:30-8:30. This year we will offer mobile bidding for the auction!! Please go to https://wedoauctions.net/srewishesanddreams or click HERE to purchase child wristbands and Chick-fil-A meal tickets and to register for online bidding.

Don't forget that in lieu of class baskets, we are asking for $5 per student to be sent in to the PTO to help build "Wishes & Dreams Baskets." Want to help put these baskets together and shop for items? Email the PTO at smokyrowpto@gmail.com to sign up.

Anyone who volunteers for Carnival / Auction prep or at the Carnival will receive a free Child Wristband! Click HERE to visit our SignUp Genius page to view available signups. Then add a "Free Child Wristband for Volunteers" on your online ticket order. All wristbands and food tickets will be sent home with your rocket the week before the Carnival.

Questions? Email us at smokyrowpto@gmail.com and we will be happy to help! We can't wait to see you at this year's Wishes and Dreams Carnival and Auction!

- The SRE PTO


Please look for your child's Token Report to come home today. Please sign it and return it in the Rocket Folder on Monday.


If your child has any exciting news to share - winner of a competition, getting a certain color belt in Tae-Kwon-Do, etc., please send me a picture. I would love to feature them in my newsletter. :)

Big image