August 18, 2017
Our Flight Pattern
Attendance Line: (513) 686-1756
IMPORTANT DATES FOR YOUR CALENDAR
August 23 - PTO Welcome Coffee 9:30 am in the Multi Purpose Room
August 24 - 5th Grade Curriculum Preview Night 7:00 - 8:30 pm (see information below)
August 31 - 6th Grade Curriculum Preview Night 7:00 - 8:30 pm
September 11-15 (11am -12:30pm) -Parent Lunch Week
September 28 - Walkathon (more info to come)
Students learned expectations for being Aviators at our assembly. We will be positively reinforcing that students need to Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Safe, and Be a Problem Solver!
Design Challenges Everywhere!
Many teams lead students through the engineering process of design as they worked to solve problems. The Greene Team (pictured here) is developing collaboration skills in students as they work through this process.
Ready to Learn
Students received their Chromebooks and many teachers are preparing them for the school year. Ms. Waldbillig is working with students to set up their Google Classroom for her course.
Design Challenges Everywhere!
5th Grade Curriculum Preview Agenda
Curriculum preview will begin with breakout sessions for families involved in the programs listed below.
6:20- 6:40 Advanced Language Arts
6:30-6:50 Reading and Math Intervention
6:40-6:55 Accelerated Math
6:40-6:55- Double Accelerated Math
At 7:00 PM, all families are invited to join us in the cafeteria for a presentation by Mr. Tudor of programs and initiatives for the upcoming school year. Following the presentation you will visit your child’s team of teachers.
From 8:05-8:30 our Band & Orchestra teachers will lead presentations.
We will have a shuttle running from Maple Dale Elementary from 6:30-8:45 pm.
FALL 2017 Sycamore Positive Parenting Workshops
Sycamore Positive Parenting Workshops bring parents the best practices in youth development. Each week you will gain more manageable, effective parenting skills, including effective discipline. Classes will be taught by Sycamore teachers and parents and will cover several topics including:
Positive Parenting: Building on Strengths and Practical Tools
Creating Confident Kids: Building Grit, Curiosity and Resilience
Communication that Works: Listening and Setting Expectations
Deflecting Arguments and Setting Boundaries: Avoiding Power Struggles
The Discipline Difference: Effective Consequences and Consistency
What Kids Need to Succeed: Helping Our Students Maximize School Opportunities
The Sycamore Positive Parenting Workshops believe that every parent is a leader and can make a profound contribution in the life of their child. We look forward to working with you and hope you can join us for this interactive and fun class!
Tuesdays from 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Sept. 26 - Oct. 24, 2017
Blue Ash Elementary School- University of Cincinnati Wing
Any Sycamore family parent or guardian.
Free! Childcare is also available at NO additional cost.
Monya Jones, Assistant Principal, Blue Ash Elementary: 513.686.1710; firstname.lastname@example.org
Emily Williams, ESOL Supervisor: 513.686.1700; email@example.com
Workshops are offered in English y en Español!
Thank you for your interest in Sycamore Positive Parenting Workshops!
We are excited to have you join us!
Upcoming Bonus Shopping Hours
Thursday, August 24, 5-9 pm
Saturday, August 26, 10 am -1 pm
Please visit our webpage for more information.
Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org