Davis Richmond E-news
January 27, 2023
Family Literacy Night Monday, January 30th, 5:00-6:30PM
We would love our Davis and Richmond students and their families to attend a free literacy event hosted at Davis Primary. There is no cost to attend and students will be able to shop for free books to build their home library. The first 120 families to sign-up will receive a free gift ($25 value). Please click this flyer for more details and to sign-up for a family kit.
Valentine's Day Parties
Room Parent Guidelines:
Valentine’s parties at Davis/Richmond will be Tuesday, February 14, 2023.
1:40 p.m. Room parents arrive and begin party preparation
2:00 p.m. Parties commence
2:45 p.m. Clean up begins
Room parents for holiday parties are coordinated by the Lead Room Parent and the Teacher.
Please contact your child's Lead Room Parent to volunteer, if you have not already.
Please contact Reanna Lyons, Room Parent Coordinator for the PTO, if you have questions or need to know who is the lead room parent for your child's classroom at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lead Room Parents work with the classroom teacher and parent volunteers on activities/games for the party.
Lead Room Parents also coordinate any treats/goodybags to be sent home. (Treats must be non-edible). Please no candy, gum or other edible items.
Adult Trivia Night - Thursday, February 9th
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH, 2023
At Riverlands Brewing Company, 1860 Dean St Unit A, St. Charles, IL 60174
TRIVIA STARTS AT 7PM-doors open at 6:00pm
*BYOF-Bring Your Own Food (Food will not be provided)
Hungry? Here are some examples of what you can do...
-Bring a charcuterie board, sub sandwiches, chips and dip...
*Drinks- Riverlands has 16 Beers on tap, a variety of ciders, and non-alcoholic options!
*You can register for a team up to 8.
*First Come First Serve-so REGISTER ASAP!
Join Us For a Night of Trivia, Silent Auction & Fun!
**REGISTER as a team -or- register INDIVIDUALLY**
January Golden Paw Awards
2TH Published Authors!
2TH is very excited to share that we are published authors. We used the writing process to help us reach this awesome milestone. I hope these books become treasured memories for my students and know that with hard work they can achieve anything!
Watch DOGS Needed
Guest Readers Needed
Our parent engagement committee is excited to offer an exciting parent engagement opportunity. During the month of February, we will invite guest readers into classrooms to read a book that pertains to Black History month. For a list of possible books please click HERE. If you have another title you are interested in reading, please e-mail your book idea to our LRC director at email@example.com to see if it can be added to our list.
There are two options for reading. Option one is to come in person and read the book to the class at the date and time that your child's teacher picked. If you are not able to make it in person at any of the dates and times, option two is to sign up for a time slot, but record yourself reading the book instead using an app called Flip (formerly called Flipgrid). The teacher will then show your video during that date and time.
To sign up we will use Sign Up Genius. Please note, you do need to create a FREE account if you do not have one in order to sign up. To sign up for a slot, please click HERE. You will be prompted to provide the name of the book you will read, and also to indicate whether you'll be coming in person or reading virtually.
3rd and 4th Grade Empower classes have begun our Build It! module. We are in need of various items that we can build with. These items include, but are not limited to, large cardboard boxes, tissue boxes, empty toilet paper and paper towel rolls, cereal boxes and any other interesting recyclables that you think we may be able to use. If you have anything to donate please send it to school with students or drop things at Richmond. Items can be left in the Empower room. Please no styrofoam.
Our 5th grade students have been working on our FLEX (Foreign Language Exploration) module. For this module we would love donations relating to different languages and cultures around the world. Please include a description of the item along with the language, culture and/or country it is related to.