Will Rogers.....In the Loop!

2/4/16

News from Mrs. Testa

*Parent/Teacher Conferences are next week! Please make sure you have signed up for a time to meet with your child's teachers. No School on Friday!
*PTO will be selling Candy Grams next Monday and Tuesday during lunch times for students. They are 50 cents and will include a card and small candy treat. Candy Grams will be delivered on Thursday February 11th.
*Spring Fling-We will have a carnival/bingo night on March 24th. This will be a big fundraiser for our school plus a lot of fun for our families. If you can help out by donating bingo prizes or asking businesses please call the office and let the secretaries know. Also, each class will be putting together a themed basket to auction off at the event. Next week we will be sending notes home about what your child's theme is.

NO SCHOOL next Friday the 12th and Monday the 15th!

Soft Seven-cool new way for students to learn math facts plus more!

SoftSeven MathRace Competition 2016
Our Will Rogers Lil’ Buffs have enrolled in the 2016 SoftSeven MathRace, which will promote enthusiasm, confidence, good math skills, and a competitive spirit for our students. SoftSeven is on FACEBOOK!
NEW! MathRace Contest Online Our school is registered (with hundred’s of schools) and teachers will select a Screen Name for students who may compete WordRace/ Multiplication/Division or Addition/Subtraction Online!

Dr. Mark McCurry, SoftSeven founder and director, has generously given permission for all students enrolled in the Math Project to have all 15 SoftSeven programs FREE for their home computers which is a $50 value. Your child will bring home a 'Demo' CD (a free download is also available at: www.SoftSeven.com) which you install on your computer and return to his/her teacher/school. A 'Key Code' will be provided by your principal which will permanently 'Unlock' the program. The SoftSeven key is time/date sensitive. Your computer date must be correct and the key code entered on the day it was received. The long blue key bar on the SoftSeven start-up screen should show a gold key when the key code is installed. Also for Deluxe Enrollment at www.SoftSeven.com /student link, Language Arts, Math, Bodies of Water, 3rd grade Science Terms/ Science Vertebrates and more Online Quizzes are available / student link / Teacher code: Rogers
Students will score 2,000+ points to beat Einstein in multiplication or 300 - 600+ points to beat Sir Isaac Newton in addition then, achieve the highest score possible for the MathRace competition. Your top students will be invited to Regionals and from there Qualify to State.