Manatee Elementary Newsletter 3/1

March 01, 2019

Upcoming Events

March 04 - Club Photos (see schedule below), National School Breakfast Week Starts

March 05 - First Grade Field Trip

March 06 -

March 07 - Kindergarten Field Trip

March 08 - Countdown to Fitness Team Picture, Early Release at 1:15pm

March 11 -

March 12 - Chick-fil-a Spirit Night (1st Grade), 5th Grade Camp LaNoChe Trip

March 13 - 5th Grade Camp LaNoChe Trip

March 14 - 5th Grade Camp LaNoChe Trip, End of 3rd Nine Weeks

March 15 - Student Holiday / Teacher Workday

March 18 through 22nd - Spring Break - enjoy and stay safe!

National School Breakfast Week

Manatee .......Start Your Engines with a Good Breakfast.

National School Breakfast Week kicks off on March 4th through 8th. We will have prizes and giveaways all week. This is a great opportunity to have your child join us in the cafeteria for breakfast and see what we have to offer. Breakfast is free for all students and served daily from 7:30am - 8:00am.

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Writing Wall of Fame

The following students are honored on Manny TV for their great writing.

Kindergarten: Kingston Smith, Janaiya Stephenson, Jameson Lea, Roman Welch, Victoria Corado, Bryan Gonzalez, Israel Cuevas Hache, Misako Nguyen, Veronica Mazza, Cambria Jones, Aniah Burns, Leala Lopresto, Alivia Jackson, Harper Wesley

First Grade: Brayden Adams, Jaylin Lee Guzman, John Foster, Rocco Venuto, Megumi Wallace, Camden Clanton, Amber Schneider, Kameryn Singletary, Bryanalis Macedo Rivera, Declan Oakley

Second Grade: Ismael Cerda, Abby Cerbone, Mason Jackson, Oliver Woodward, Eddie Dunne, Nash DiPinto, Laurelye Walts, Johathan Miller, Grant Shunnarah

Third Grade: Maille Schade, Abbigail York, Brayden Hunt, Grace Hoops, Katie Burwinkel, Nolan Tolley, Logan Fidler, Allie Sanders

2019 Central Area K-12 Student Art Show - March 18--30, 2019

You are invited to Brevard County Schools 2019 Central Area K-12 Student Art Show at Merritt Island Mall. Our very own Manatee student artwork will be on display during general public hours. BPS school signed will be posed for each school's exhibit. The following Manatee students will have are work displayed:

First Grade: Aubrey Bordwine, Logan McConnell,

Third Grade: Ny'ana White, McKenna Lawson,

Fourth Grade: Dylan Bridges, Sara Desrochers,

Fifth Grade: Olivia Minot, Sophia Thomas, Layla Cash-Ianello, Mary Penny

Sixth Grade: Isabella Alvarez, Katelyn Fung, Paige Martin, Logan Euske, Colleen Birkenstock, Kolin Constantino, Hans Hernaneez, Andrew Hyde, Jack Marden, Emma Murphey, Arianna Ramsay,

2018-19 Northern Division Elementary Science Fair Award Winners

Way to go Manatee scientists! And our District Science Fair winners are:

4th Grade Environmental - Diamond Bryant - 2nd place

5th Grade Biological - Olivia Robinette - 5th place

6th Grade Biological - Lily Shannon - 1st place

5th Grade Physical - Chase Kramer - 3rd place

5th Grade Physical - Ryland Gaboury - 5th place

Team Projects - Madalyn England and Laura England -3rd place

Best of Show Biological - Lily Shannon

2019 Club Photos on March 4th

Club photo reminder - your child came home with this information from their club sponsor. Please take note if they need a special shirt, etc. for this photo per their sponsor's directive.

Smile pretty!

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Remember to Log Your Miles

Now that everyone has received their Countdown to Fitness t-shirt and track sheet…it is TIME TO GET THOSE MILES LOGGED!!!! Don’t forget to color in a rocket, on your tracking sheet, for every mile you walk/run. Remember, for every 5 miles, you earn, you receive a really cool prize!!! A mile is equal to 2,500 steps!!! Come and see Ms. Best, Mrs. Daly, or Mrs. Plechaty to pick up your prize! Final Mile registration will open up from April 1st- April 30th! The very last prize will be the medal you receive at the Final Mile!!! Also, remember to wear your Countdown to Fitness shirt on Friday, Mar. 8th for our Yearbook picture!!!

Doodle for Google Art Contest; theme is "When I grow up, I hope...."

Hi Manatee families, the Doodle for Google art contest has been around for more than a decade and this year I want to encourage all students to enter this event. The deadline to enter is March 18, 2019, the first day of spring break. Students still have time to enter this contest from home. This is not an art class requirement/assignment but I am encouraging all our students to participate. I will be discussing this in art class and giving students the entry from for anyone who wants to give this a try. Students may get the entry form from me or download it with their parent. Entries may be submitted by mail or online. A copy of the parent letter is attached so you will have all the details needed for your child to enter. Fifty-three students will be named winners from their State/Territory. Five finalists will be selected and one winning student from among the five will receive: a college scholarship, Google for Education technology package for their school and their artwork placed on the Google homepage for a day. The remaining four finalists will also receive a college scholarship.

If you have questions, please contact me by email or phone.

Let the doodling begin!

Ms. Mumme

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If you would like to donate items for Project Prom Queen, Manatee will have a box in the front lobby until March 8th.

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