Word From The Woods

Bishop Woods School Newsletter - Week of 5.24.2020

Greetings Bishop Woods Families,


Thank you to all members of the Bishop Woods family that participated in our reverse parade on Wednesday! The weather was beautiful,, and our celebration was a great success! It was so wonderful to see everyone's smiling faces! For those of you that were unable to attend, a slideshow of pictures is included below.


This week, in recognition of Memorial Day, there will be no online learning on Monday, May 25th. Please enjoy this day with your families, taking time to remember the men and women that died serving our country in the military.


Last week, I sent out a feedback form for you to complete in regards to online learning. If you have not yet done so, please take a moment to fill out the feedback form regarding your experience at the link below. This information will assist us as we move forward with planning.


Online Learning Feedback Form: https://forms.gle/La35b4hWeWwSs4CL6


Once again, please remember that all staff members are available from 9am-1pm each day to support teaching and learning, along with answer any questions or concerns you may have. Please reach out if you need us! All teachers have their phone numbers posted in Google Classroom, and the phone numbers of administration are posted at the bottom of this newsletter.


Stay in & stay well,


Mrs. Natalino

Reverse Parade Photo Slideshow - Click here!

Enjoy photos of our Bishop Woods staff and families at the reverse parade!

8th Grade Promotion Parade! Save the Date!

We will be contacting 8th grade families to share details over the course of the week.


Monday, June 15th - Grade 8 Promotion Parade

Tuesday, June 16th - Grade 8 Promotion Parade - Rain Date

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Birthdays this Week!

May 24th - Serenity G. (Grade 7), Dayvannee Z.(Grade 7)


May 25th - Misael C. (Grade 2), Sonia G. (Grade 4)


May 27th - Kamiye M. (Grade 4), Adrian S. (Grade K)


May 28th - Zaraya B. (Grade 8), Evalisse R. (Grade 1)


May 30th - Adama G. (Grade 3), Ms. Kim Torello (Literacy Coach)

Pictures of the Week!

Please continue to send pictures of your children and families engaging in learning from home! Check out the pictures that were shared this week!

Staff Spotlight

A Card From Mrs. Lawrence...

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Competition of the Week: Masked Singer!

We have some brave staff members at Bishop Woods that have performed a favorite song, and you need to guess whose voice you hear! Watch the FlipGrid at the link below, and then submit your guesses!

https://flipgrid.com/86884b7d


To Guess

Option #1: Open the video of a singer, click reply (green button underneath singer), and take a quick video with your guess for each singer!!!!

Option #2: Submit your guesses on the Google Form at the following link: https://forms.gle/CN43YArxd7c5RkAD7


The person who gets the most INCORRECT guesses is the ultimate MASKED SINGER and was able to conceal their identity from ALL OF YOU!


There will also be shout outs to the staff members and students that guess all (or the most) Masked Singers correctly!

Hands on Science with Dr. G!

Flaming Pasta

Check out the science demonstration below - brought to you by Dr. Gersch and his daughters, Maya and Madeline!

The Big Question is: How does the chemical reaction affect the flame?

Email your wonderings to Dr. G at timothy.gersch@nhps.net. He will respond to your comments in a future post!

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Jett P., Gr. 6, Science Experiment: Lava in a Cup

Resource of the Week...10 Tips to Support Children's Science Learning

Art Gallery:

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Resources from our Community Partners - Check these out!!

Click on links below for additional resources to assist families at this time:

Newsletter Contributions!

Please continue to send pictures and student work to be shared with our Bishop Woods family each week! In order for your submission to make it in to the newsletter for the current week, please have it to me by Friday afternoon; otherwise, I will post your contribution the following week. You can share through Remind text or email dina.natalino@nhboe.net Thank you to all of the students and families that contributed this week!

Contact Information

Home Office #s:

Mrs. Natalino, Principal- 203-654-9533

Ms. Crisci, Assistant Principal - 475-221-1633