Mrs. Richardson's Class
December 11, 2015
Christmas Activity Stations
Thanks so much for those of you that sent candy canes in already!!
If you would like to volunteer to help with the stations, please return the green volunteer form that was sent home on Friday. All volunteers will need to have the DCS background check and criminal history check completed in order to volunteer.
Our Plan for Christmas Exchange & Class Party
We have over 15 outfits for our students at JES and we appreciate you all so much!
Look in your child's homework folder on Monday to find out what to send in for our Christmas party.
Vocabulary & Spelling Words - List #2
*Your child will get this list on Monday and it should be in their homework folder! We will test on Vocabulary and Spelling on Thursday.
Events at JES this Year!
December 15 & 16 - Santa Shop
December 18 - Christmas Stations and Christmas Party
December 21- January 3 - Christmas Break
January 4 - Teacher Records Day - No students
January 5 - Quarter 3 Starts
January 12 - Family Game Night
January 22 - $1.00 PTO Day - Ice Cream Sandwiches
February 15 - School in session - Presidents' Day
February 19 - $1.00 PTO Day - Popcorn
February 24 - JES Night - Read and Rock
March 4th - Quarter 3 ends
March 7th - Quarter 4 begins
March 18 - $1.00 PTO Day - Wear Sunglasses Day
March 21- April 3 - Spring Break (March 28-31, April 1 - snow make-up days)
April 6 - JES Science Night
April 8 - Hardy Lake Superhero Run
April 15 - $1.00 PTO Day - Popcorn
May 3 - Election Day
May 6 - Muffins with Moms
May 20 - $1.00 PTO Day - Flip Flop Day
May 24 - Last Student Day
STUDENT COUNCIL NEWS!!!
Walkathon for We Care
NEW PRINTED ID'S AND VOLUNTEER PROCEDURES
**If you do not have your driver's license, you CAN NOT enter our building. Please make sure you have this with you when you visit JES.
It is extremely important that anyone who plans to attend a school field trip or visit the classroom return the CPS History form ASAP. The new ID program, Raptor, requires this form to be on file and in the security system. If you have any questions, please contact the school office.
Scholastic Book Orders
Shop Online: scholastic.com/readingclub
One-Time Class Activation Code: MND74
Ordering online is fast and easy:
- VISIT scholastic.com/readingclub
- ENTER the one-time Class Activation Code
- SHOP from a carefully curated selection of the best books and value packs
- SUBMIT your order and earn FREE Books for our classroom
- All book orders will be shipped to our classroom so we can celebrate the joy of reading together!
**Students must be at 100% by the 17th of December (before break!)
**We will take "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" and that is worth 2 points, and most reading groups will take a book that is worth 1 point.
**Please make sure your child is reading and keeping up with their reading goal!
Congratulations to those students at 80% of their AR goal!
Congratulations to those students at 90% of their AR goal!
Congratulations to those students at 100% of their AR goal!
*** I know this seems like a lot, but students MUST know their multiplication facts in 4th grade!