John Hancock Charter School - November 8, 2021
What is Dyad Reading?
- Share one book and sit side by side.
- Both read aloud – The adult a little louder and faster.
- Track with one finger beneath the text.
- Keep eyes on the words.
- Write down unknown words and talk about them.
- Have fun!
Field Trips this Week
Tuesday, Nov. 9th
No School On Nov. 24, 25 & 26th
Parental tips for digital citizenship.
PBS Kids Reading Marathon
PBS KIDS READING MARATHON
Children (ages preschool - 6th grade) are encouraged to read 20 minutes per day or 600 minutes total throughout the month. From December 1-15 parents will then go on to our PBS website and log their minutes for AMAZING prizes around town during 2022!
Each Reading Marathon participant will receive a personalized Adventure Pass which will give them the following:
FREE entrance to Hogle Zoo
FREE entrance to Red Butte Garden
FREE entrance to Tracy Aviary
FREE entrance to Clark Planetarium
HALF PRICE entrance to Discovery Gateway
FREE entrance to the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
FREE entrance to the Ogden Nature Center (2 adults and 2 children)
FREE entrance to the Natural History Museum of Utah
FREE book from The City Library
FREE book from Intermountain Therapy Animals
**ONE child's visit per venue with accompanying adult
Attached are Reading Logs (in English and Spanish), general information, as well as website links below.
There are resources on our PBS Utah website and PBS Learning Media Library.
There are currently 2 board positions available, Parent Liasion and Vice-Chair. If you are interested in participating in the election, send Mrs. Adamic your resume and a letter of intent stating your qualification and why you want to serve on the board. All resumes and letters of intent are due at 1 pm on Friday, November 12, 2021, to email address firstname.lastname@example.org. Letters are limited to 1 page and resumes are limited to 2 pages.
Parents will be emailed the candidates' resumes and letters of intent on Nov. 19th. The election will take place online using Qualtric beginning on Monday, Nov. 22nd at 9:30 am and will close at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, November 23rd.