SRC Update

January 2015

Big image

Happy New Year!

End of January Dates to Know

  • Fri., Jan. 23rd - National Handwriting Day
  • Sat., Jan. 24th - National Readathon Day, US Winter Formal
  • Tue., Jan. 27th - Multicultural Children's Book Day, PS Game Night
  • Thu., Jan. 29th - National Puzzle Day
  • Mon. Jan 26th-Mon. Feb. 2nd - MS Spirit Week

New iPad Stand

The SRC/Technology Department has acquired a new iPad stand. It will be tested in the SRC as a library catalog kiosk but will be available next month as an event signage post. It can be plugged in, locked, and has a literature display. Please see Mrs. Weaver if you would like to reserve the stand.

2nd Trimester Research Projects

As you move forward with research projects, please consider asking Mrs. Weaver to teach a mini lesson on using the updated library catalog, BadgerLink, and WISCAT. Many students have been coming to the SRC not exactly sure where to start. In about 10-15 minutes, your students could be better prepared to tackle that research project. Contact Mrs. Weaver to schedule a time.

Middle School Read-In

Monday, Feb. 2nd, 11am

4050 Lighthouse Drive

Wind Point, WI

Brings your books and blankets. Wear your pajamas (Pajama Day! - extended Spirit Week event). Build forts and snuggle down for a cozy read-in. Blankets and pillows can be left in the SRC during classes.


Hot cocoa and snacks will be available for purchase with proceeds going towards comfortable reading chairs in the SRC.

Primary School Family Game Night

Tuesday, Jan. 27th, 6pm

4050 Lighthouse Drive

Wind Point, WI

The PS teachers, Mrs. Boero, and Mrs. Jackie Drummer, Gifted and Talented Coordinator and Differentiation Specialist, are hosting a game night for PS families to experience a variety of fun learning games in math and reading that are used in the classroom. Refreshments will be served. If you have children in the PS and would like to attend, please contact Becky Coy to RSVP.

Big image

New SRC Displays - The Prairie School 50 Years!

Browse the display cases in the SRC to see the wonderful exhibits put together by Mrs. Grobschmidt's third grade class. The exhibits have recently been moved from the Racine Heritage Museum.
Big image