Cadott Elementary Weekly Newsletter
NO SCHOOL FEB. 14TH - STAFF INSERVICE
Recognizing Positive Behavior - The Power of Attention means "What we focus on we get more of"
Ms. Schroeder recognized Gavin for stepping up and being a leader. Gavin takes on extra work to make the Daily Buzz program richer. Recently, he completed a feature piece to advertise our class project and did a great job!
Ms. Schroeder recognized Ally for showing kindness. Every day in math class Ally pulls out a chair and places it where a paraprofessional needs it.
Ms. Schroeder recognized Anthony for always being willing to help others. He never hesitates, he just does what is right and kind without giving it a thought.
- Mrs. Goettl and Mr. Spaeth
Positive Character Traits we are looking for are:
- Self Awareness
- Self Management
- Social Awareness
- Relationship Skills
- Goal Directed Behavior
- Personal Responsibility
- Decision Making
- Optimistic Thinking
These traits are learned and nurtured through our adult modeling, direct instruction, and feedback.
Teen Technology Use and Misuse
Dr. Justin Patchin is a professor of criminal justice at the University of WisconsinEau Claire. He received his Ph.D. from Michigan State University. Since 2002 he has been exploring the intersection of teens and technology, with particular focus on cyberbullying and social networking. He travels around the United States and abroad training educators, counselors, law enforcement officers, parents, and youth on how to prevent and address the consequences of cyberbullying. Dr. Patchin is Co-Director of the Cyberbullying Research Center (www.cyberbullying.org) and has written eight books and numerous articles on adolescent behaviors online. His co-authored book: Bullying beyond the Schoolyard: Preventing and Responding to Cyberbullying was named Educator Book of the Year by ForeWord reviews. A book for teens Words Wound: Delete Cyberbullying and Make Kindness Go Viral was published in 2013 and his most recent book is Bullying Today: Bullet Points and Best Practices (2016). He has presented at the White House and the FBI Academy, and has appeared on CNN, NPR, and in the New York Times to discuss issues related to teens use and misuse of technology.
Sensory Path Update
Girls on the Run
Girls in grades 3-5 - Sign up TODAY for Girls on the Run!
January 31st is the deadline for a guaranteed spot on our team. Registration is open February 1-14, BUT we only have space for 30 girls! We are already halfway there! If you have questions about the program, please email April Mathison at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PACE Book Winners
P.A.C.E. has provided the library funding to purchase books for a weekly drawing. Each week one student from these grade levels will receive a free paperback book: 4K-K, 1-2, 3-4 and 5-6. The books can be picked up in the library from Mrs. Mackie. If you know someone involved with P.A.C.E., please thank them for all they do for our students here at Cadott Elementary.
Winners for the week of February 7th:
Hunter Kendall - Mrs. Spilde
Harper Fransway - Ms. Schilling
Nevaeh Gadke - Mrs. Rothbauer
Noah Kasper - Mrs. Drake
Every 3rd Monday at 6:00 pm
Find out more about pace here: https://sites.google.com/a/cadott.k12.wi.us/cadott-elementary-pace/
Or check them out on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CadottPACE/
Support your Hornets - Cadott Baseball Apparel
Free Ice Fishing Contest 2/8/2020
All students ages 15 and under accompanied by an adult are invited to the Otter Lake Booster Club's 13th Annual Free Ice Fishing Contest on Saturday, February 8, on Otter Lake north of Stanley at the south landing off County Highway H.
Registration 10 - 11 am
Contest 11 am - 2 pm
All entrants receive a prize for every fish caught with trophies to the largest fish (blue gill, perch and crappie) caught.
Lunch (hot dogs, hot chocolate, water and soda--25 cents each) available on site.
Ice Skating fun
Nothing to do on Sundays now that football is over?
Chippewa Falls Ice Arena has open skating Sunday evenings from 6-8PM.
Skate rental is $3.00 per person, or bring your own skates for free. Check their website for more details.
Girl Scouts Troop 3292
Girl Scout Troop 3292
Who: girls in 4th and 5th grades
When: Mondays in the elementary cafeteria after school, 3:30-5:00 pm
What we do: We earn badges through fun learning activities and go on field trips throughout the year. A snack is included during each after school meeting.
Future meeting dates:
- February 10 and 24
- March 9 and 30
- April 20
- May 4 and 18
For more info email Sherlee Ryan at email@example.com .
COME NOW AND EAT - A COMMUNITY MEAL WITH FRIENDS - EVERYONE IS WELCOME
St. John's Lutheran Church - Seminary Street - 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
2019 Schedule - Every 4th Wednesday of the month