Richmond Elementary

List.serv 10.8.15

Important Dates

10.12.15 Columbus Day-No School

10.16.15 Picture Day Grades K-4

*Pre-K Photos are scheduled for the make-up day on December 3, 2015.

10.19.15 Superintendent's Open Forum Richmond Town Hall 6:30 PM

10.22.15 Early Release Day

10.23.15 Fall Spook-tacular (aka Fall Ball)

11.2.15 Flu Clinic at Richmond Elementary (see below)

Math Update

Welcome back families! The math site is up and running! http://richmath.weebly.com/ You will find resources for each grade level. If you have any math questions that are not answered, please feel free to contact me.


Miss Briody

Basket Raffle

The PTO is seeking donations for its upcoming Basket Raffle, which will be held at the Fall Ball on Friday, October 23rd. The deadline for donations is October 9th. Please see the list of items requested from each grade. These items can be dropped off to your child’s teacher. If you would love to help but don't have time to shop, you have the option of donating a gift card or check made out to Richmond PTO (add: basket raffle to message line) to put towards purchasing basket raffle items. Thank you in advance for your generosity!

Square 1 Art

The students at our school are currently working on their Square 1 Art creations and it is open to anyone that wants to participate (adults, children, grandchildren, etc).

In case anyone is not familiar with the program, Square 1 Art is a fundraising program that takes your creative artwork and turns them into great keepsakes. Click here to see their products. And everyone that submits artwork receives free stickers with your artwork on them...yours to keep regardless if you place an order.

To participate:


  • Download the Square 1 Art paper here
  • Fill in the information at the top of the paper
  • Create your artwork keeping these tips in mind:
    • Keep your artwork centered, leaving a 1" border all around
    • Include a name and/or year on the artwork ensure it is at least 1" from the edge
    • Use bright colors (markers and crayons are best; colored pencils are not recommended)
  • Send your artwork to school and ask to be placed in the PTO folder in the office by October 9th


Personalized order packets arrive early November and purchased items in December.


If you have any questions, please contact Robin Woodmansee at Pooley05@aol.com


Thanks!

Spotlight on Learning: Mealworms Investigation in 4th Grade

Fourth grade is studying how environmental factors such as air temperature affect the growth of mealworms. We will look for changes in behavior and growth during weekly observations. This unit also includes a variety of informational texts for students to deeper their understanding of the concepts in the unit.

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