Lion's Roar

October 11, 2020

Mark Your Calendars!

October 12 - Board Meeting (Lietz Will Present) @ 6:00pm

October 16, 19 - No School

October 30 - Special Halloween Supply Pick Up!

November 11 - Veteran's Day, No School

November 18 - HSC Meeting @ 7:00pm

November 20 - Spirit Day! Dress your Fanciest

November 23-27 - Thanksgiving Break--No School

USD Reopening Plan

Recently, there has been a lot of media coverage around schools reopening. As a result, I've received some questions regarding a date for when USD students will return to in-person learning. As of now, there is no new information to report other than what Superintendent Denise Coleman shared in her September 28th community message (linked below).


On October 12th at 6:00 pm, she will present an update of the district's Reopening Plan to the Board of Trustees and community. If you are interested in viewing the Board meeting click on the following link for more information:


https://www.unionsd.org/apps/pages/virtualboardmeeting


9_28_2020 - News from Union School District

Whole Grade Level Lunch Groups

Grade Level Lunches (for students)

I would like to hold grade level lunch zooms for students. This will give them a chance to see their friends and maybe make some new friends outside of their class. Here is the schedule:


Kindergarten: Oct. 14 @ 11:40

1st Grade: Oct. 15 @ 11:30

2nd Grade: Oct. 20 @ 11:30

3rd Grade: Oct. 21 @ 11:30

4th Grade: Oct. 22 @ 11:30

5th Grade: Oct. 27 @ 11:30


Meeting ID: 362 939 9430

Passcode: lopez

Around Campus...

School-Wide Spirit Days

Once per month, we will celebrate our Lietz Pride together, by dressing up with a spirit theme. On these days, I will send out a special announcement, which will include one of our very own Lietz students leading us in our Lietz Upstander Pledge. Each month, a teacher will nominate one of their students, who has been showing their PAWS during distance learning, to take on this leadership role! So don't forget to show your PAWS wherever you go!


Spirit Dates and Themes:

10/30: Dress up for Halloween!

11/20: Fancy Pants Day (Pull out those ties and and faux fur!)

12/18: Hawaiian Day

1/29: Crazy Hair Day

2/26: Sport Your Favorite Sporting Team Day

3/19: Decade Day

4/23: We're Outta This World Day (Think Outer Space!)


Spirit Day photos will be featured in our newsletter and on our website!

Article of the Week

This week's read is by Jake Miller:


10 Tips for Supporting Students with Special Needs in #RemoteLearning


Read the article here.

Mrs. Lopez Office Hours - Thursday Only this Week (Topic-UPDATES)

Thursday from 12:00-1:00:

Join Zoom Meeting
https://unionsd.zoom.us/j/83703702089?pwd=T1FseFVRWWVaNHc4bTZHSWZqNWl1dz09
Meeting ID: 837 0370 2089

Passcode: 431713

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Useful Resources

National Parent Teacher Association Learning Guides

Find out what your child will be learning at each grade level.