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Silver Springs Elementary School - November 4, 2019

Mark Your Calendars

This Week’s Events:

November 4th -Spirit Wear Day! Wear your favorite Silver Springs T-Shirt or wear blue!

3:45-5:00 p.m. - Young Rembrandt's

6:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Rollerskating Night at the Skatin' Station


November 6th - 3:45-5:15 After School Science

November 7th - Credit Union Deposit Day

November 9th - Growing Up 2020

Next Week's Events:

November 11th -Spirit Wear Day! Wear your favorite Silver Springs T-Shirt or wear blue!

3:45-5:00 p.m. - Young Rembrandt's

November 13th - 3:45-5:15 After School Science

November 14th - 9:00 a.m. PTA Meeting

6:00 p.m. - Science Olympiad Parent Informational Meeting in the Media Center

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Have a great week!

Katie Booth, Principal


Fall Book Fair

The fall book fair will take place the week of November 18th in the library. Student shopping will be open in the mornings and family shopping will be open on Wednesday from 3:30 to 7:00 PM, Thursday from 1:00 to 7:00 PM and Friday 1:00 to 3:30 PM.

For additional information about online shopping and setting up eWallet for your student's to use without bringing cash, check out our Book Fair home page.



Dogs on School Property

Attention Silver Springs Families,

Please DO NOT bring dogs onto school property before, during, or after the school day. While many of us love pets, it is difficult to ensure the safety and well-being of our students, including those with allergies & allergic reactions, as well as children and families who are fearful of dogs. Thank you for your understanding!


Hey Silver Springs Families…join us for our 2nd Family Skating Night! Monday, November 4th 6 – 8 PM at Skatin Station

There is NO school on Tuesday so come have some fun to help the SS PTA. Enjoy some good music and get some exercise with your family and friends!

Hope to see you on Monday!


Yearbook Cover Contest Winner!

Congratulations to Srivats! He is this year's Yearbook Cover Contest Winner!
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Supporting the The 7 Habits at home!

7 Habits at Home Activity for November

This month’s Habit: Habit 1 Be Proactive

Activity: Circle of Control

Due Date: November 30th

Habit 1 – Be Proactive – “I’m in Charge of Me”

What this means: Take charge of your own life. Make it happen. Don't wait for someone else to do it.

“I am responsible for me.”

“I do the right thing before I am asked.”

“I do the right thing even when no one is looking.”

“I do not blame others for my actions.”

How can I do this in my life?

1. If you do something wrong, say you are sorry before someone asks you to apologize.

2. When you get mad and want to say something, stop, think, and ask yourself-

Why am I getting so angry? Make a good choice in a good way.

Great Books for Habit #1- Be Proactive

  • The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds
  • Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst
  • Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
  • The Little Engine that Could by Watty Piper
  • Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman
  • Spaghetti in a Hot Dog Bun by Maria Dismondy


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Growing up 2020 - Surviving the Social Jungle

Join us Saturday, November 9th, for a morning of learning and growing together, at the Growing Up 2020 youth empowerment summit! There are 3 distinct tracks, running concurrently, each designed specifically for the topics and learning style most effective for each: 1) Kid Track, 2) Teen Track, 3) Adult Track.

Due to the number of requests from parents of nd graders, the November 9 th Growing Up 2020 youth empowerment summit is adding slots for this age group! Participants in 2nd-6th grade will be placed BY AGE into small groups of 12-15 kids, and led thru 7 fun, hands-on social-emotional activity stations to learn and practice skills for conflict resolution, managing unfriendly peers, being friendly yet assertive, paint kindness rocks, and be inspired by singer/songwriter Ali McManus. There's still time to register yourself and your children up thru 12th grade. Details:www.KidsEmpoweredOnTheMove.org

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The Harlem Wizards Return! Sat., Nov. 23rd

The Harlem Wizards are returning to Northville High School, with their unique brand of TRICKS, HOOPS and ALLEY OOPS!! Join the fun on Saturday, November 23rd at 7 pm in the Northville High School gym.

Tickets are on sale now at https://harlemwizards.thundertix.com/events/15170

Court Side Plus Seats and Reserved Seats are limited and going fast!

See the Harlem Wizards play the Mustang Madness team, made up of teachers, principals and coaches from the Northville Public Schools. We will have a raffle for a Detroit Pistons Practice Shirt signed by Andre Drummond, Concessions open for the evening, and plenty of entertainment.

And if you purchase a Wizards jersey for your child, he or she can be a Wiz Kid, warm up with the Wizards and participate in the show!

It promises to be a great night! Don't miss the fun!!

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