November 11 - November 17

Week at a glance




8:30 Veteran's Day Assembly. Those recognized will have light refreshments in the cafe @ 8:00.

First day for Chess Club 3:00-3:45 in computer lab.


School board meeting


Kids Stage

4th grade choir

3rd grade RTI mtg.



9:15 PTA executive board mtg

2nd GT building selection meeting room 217

Dyslexia Awareness night @ CCE

5th grade choir


Spirit Day - CRE shirt

Staff luncheon provided by 3rd - 5th grade students & parents

Mad Science



12-1:30 Safety & Security Audit




4th grade choir

1st grade RTI


5th grade Outdoor school

2:00-2:40....Sped Thanksgiving Feast


5th grade Outdoor school

5th grade choir

6:30 PTA meeting in gym


Thanksgiving theme spirit day

8:30 CRE spelling bee

CRE Luncheon (sign-up genius)


Teacher STaR Chart MUST be completed

Spirit days

November 15-CRE Spirit Shirt Day

November 22-Thanksgiving Theme (Native Americans, Pilgrams, Turkeys, etc.)


"If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere."

~Frank A. Clark

October Birthdays!


17 Rachel Martinez

25 Jennifer Timm

Updated Information


*Please let Brenda or Randie know if you have anything you would like discussed at the PTA board meeting this week.

*Please make sure you have updated your LISD information on the CRE website. Go to and type in your normal username and password.

*Randie has updated the leveled library shelf tags to include the DRA and Fountas/Pinnell level. Hopefully that will be easier for you to find books that match your DRA levels. Read on!

*Geography Bee coming soon. 4th and 5th grade teachers look for more info about preliminary bee to determine who will represent you class for the bee. Please encourage the students to study on the Natgeo website.

*Save the Date: Friday November 22nd will be our campus Spelling Bee! More information will be coming soon!

*New technology you want to share with CRE staff? Let us know so we can schedule our next Techno Tuesday!

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You can find this on the LISD homepage. Let's share out the great things CRE is doing on a daily basis. Make sure to send news information to Brittany Whitacre. Attachment below.

4th grade use of iPads

Below is an Educreation from a 4th grader in Mrs. Sloman's class. She's right....math does ROCK!

Coyote Pride

*5th grade students worked with 2nd graders to share a PBL on the disappearance of the Roanoke Colony. Thank you, Mrs. Lott, for the great PBL lesson. The second grade students loved hearing the 5th grade students’ picture books! Randie

*Thank you Dawn and Michele for helping with a challenging student over the last couple of weeks. Your support means so much! Randie

*Thank you to all the girls for coming to the Family Math Night planning meeting. The students are going to love it! It will be a lot of fun! Randie

*Teachers & Staff: Thank you for volunteering to work at Spring Creek BBQ on Wednesday night. Dawn & MJ

*Randie: Thank you for adding a RTI checklist to the shared drive for all to use. Dawn

*Sarah B: Coming to work even though she wasn’t feeling well, so she can attend the ARD’s of her students. Dawn

*Michele: Everything you do to make this experience in administration amazing. Dawn

*The Family Math Night Planning Committee is so excited for our upcoming event in the Spring. It's going to be great for our campus. Nice work planning team:) JoAnna

*A huge shout out to Sharlene for covering my class Monday afternoon after my sub cancelled. You were a life saver and the kids enjoyed having you! Howard

*Shout out to all the girls working on the family math night! It's going to be a great event at CRE! :) McKenzie

*Jessica Lewis – Even with the busyness that is Jessica's year, she gave up an hour after school to come and talk with our RtI team about a student that she tutors in the summer. Her deeply invested interest in the lives of the kids at this school is incredible. Thank you, Jessica! -Dani

*Liz Carlson – Thanks for helping to set up the Wii remotes for our Just Dance party after school. The show would not have gone on without you. -Dani