Community of Schools South Gate

Newsletter March 2022 Volume 14

Community of Schools Administrator Message

March 2022

Greetings! I hope this message finds you and your loved ones well. I would like to quickly acknowledge that our schools have made a smooth transition from the operational demands brought on by COVID to a renewed focus on instruction. We will continue to support our schools to help our teachers and students realize their full academic potential.

Once again, thank you for your continued partnership in supporting our students and schools.


Thanks!

MATH CORNER

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Let's keep the energy going in Mathematics!!!!


Stretch your brain and try to solve the puzzle and make sure to visit the Family Time Section.

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Family Corner

The National Council of Teaching Mathematics has put together a website that offers resources for you and your child.


NCTM offers families support for mathematics, homework, literature, and more!


Make sure to click on the link and find the Family Corner.

https://figurethis.nctm.org

South Gate Community Language Arts

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Family Reading can be Fun!


Reading with kids can be fun and engaging at any age! Bringing the love of literacy to your home will help encourage kids to continue their literacy journey throughout their school day and beyond. Read through the suggested strategies in the linked article to identify some that you may already practice or to select others that you might consider trying out.

Here is a resource link for parents:

https://www.readingrockets.org/article/reading-tips-parents-multiple-languages

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Family Reading Made Easier!

Family reading can also be made easier by visiting StoryJumper.com. This fun site has many free books written by and for students in Kindergarten through fifth grade. The books cover a range of topics and are available in many languages, such as Spanish and Chinese. The stories can be read aloud to the family by simply clicking the “Read Aloud” button. To start your family reading adventure together, go to StoryJumper.com.

Storyjumper.com link: https://www.storyjumper.com/book/search

Happy Reading!!!


Thank you for joining LDE STEAM Fest!

Thank you to everyone in our South Gate community who joined us for STEAM Fest this month! A special thank you to our Legacy High Schools for hosting this event!

Celebrating Women in Science

Learn more about pioneering women in science. In honor of Women's History Month, check out Science Focus to learn more about 22 important women who have made important contributions to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

COVID-19 related Resources / Recursos Relacionados con COVID-19

Multi Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS)

Special Education

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Social Work Month March 2022

Theme: The Time Is Right For Social Work


NASW highlights historical contributions of Social Workers who have played key roles in the Civil Rights and Women’s Rights movements and pushed for social programs. The social work profession attracts people who have a strong desire to help individuals, families, communities, and our nation overcome issues that prevent them from reaching their full potential.Social workers are represented in hospitals, mental health centers, coorporations, the military, government and school sites. LAUSD Psychiatric Social Workers form a part of the interdiciplinary team at school sites offering crisis support, access to mental health services, education and training for staff and students on matters related to relationships, communication, problem solving and trauma or other mental health related needs.


View and share a wellness tool: Butterfly Breath English Espanol

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1T6E-T8RM_nxA9Kt1tyXHR6So2pvMzZQc/view?usp=sharing


For more Information on Social Social Work month please visit the National Association of Social Worker at https://www.socialworkers.org/News/Social-Work-Month

South Gate Art Gallery Exhibition "CUIDATE"

Join our gorgeous South Gate Art Gallery to celebrate the work of over 35 local artists participating in our inaugural exhibit! Enjoy special free programming of exhibitions based in local vendor shops and community art. Gallery public hours; Saturdays from 12-4pm or by appointment @ (323) 357-5838.

Immigration Rights Workshop

Please join us for an immigration workshop. Get information of your legal rights, DACA application, and Naturalization.


Willow Elementary

2777 Willow Place

South Gate, Ca 90280


Saturday March 26th, 2022

10:00am - 11:00am

Smarty Pants Storytime

The City of South Gate Leland R. Weaver Library is offering an In-Person Story time for young minds. Get them ready for school! Enjoy books, songs, rhymes, and much more while learning school readiness skills and having fun. This event is for children 2-5 with their parent or caregiver. Pre-registration is required for this event. Attendance is limited.


Leland R. Weaver Library

4035 Tweety Boulevard,

South Gate, CA 90280

Wednesday, March 23

12:30pm - 1:00pm