Ms. Vanessa's Biweekly Class Update
for the weeks of 2/24/13 & 3/3/13
Art Room Clean Up, Feb. 26th
Tutors Needed Starting the week of March 3rd
Heads Up! Sight Word Check In..coming soon
Teach for Understanding (TfU)
Wanted: Gears, Gears, Gears!, Lakeshore Learning Gift Cards and more!
She can also really use Lakeshore Learning gift cards in any denomination. She'll use these for picking up specific curriculum materials as needed. Lakeshore ships them for free: https://www.lakeshorelearning.com/order/orderGiftCard.jsp
We are looking for book character stuffed animals, such as Curious George, Cat in the Hat and Madeline. If you have any to spare, the kids are in need of some in the library area.
Special thanks to Zoe's family, who already fulfilled the top three items on our class wish list!
Scholastic Book Club Orders Due March 15th
Field Trip on Thursday, March 7th
The kids will travel via school bus and the trip is from 9a-Noon. Children will be back at school by 12:45pm and eat lunch immediately upon return. Your room parents, Tamara, Susan and Laura are serving as chaperones for this trip.
Laura (Roman) and Tamara (Jaffe) are co-coordinating the field trip if you have any additional questions.
Coffee with the Principal on March 15th
Oh YEAH! Parents night out, kids night in, March 16th
Our next Town Hall is March 19th
Who to Contact
Our Room Parents
Under the leadership of Ms. Vanessa, our Room Parents are: Christina (Zosia), Laura (Roman), Susan (Colton) and Tamara (Jaffe).
Christina (firstname.lastname@example.org) helps with: Organizing parent volunteers (i.e. drop off, tutors, clean up, lunches, and mystery reader) and organizing parents nights out and child play dates
Laura (email@example.com) helps with: Organizing parties for the classroom, translation of the newsletter and co-coordinating field trips
Susan (firstname.lastname@example.org) helps with: Newsletter, organizing scholastic book orders, and maintaining class wishlist
Tamara (email@example.com) helps with: Representing our class at Friday Parent Meetings, emailing notes from those meetings to room parents, coordinating Find and Remind, co-coordinating field trips and is our treasurer