Word From The Woods
Bishop Woods School Newsletter 10.10.21
Weekly Updates from Ms. Crisci
This month our staff and students have been celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month! The Multicultural committee put together a virtual assembly called "Passport to Latin America. Students tuned in each morning and toured four regions of Latin America studying 10 countries. In this week's newsletter there are video links to what students learned.
Please remind children the importance of wearing their masks. We've been in school for a month and we want to continue our safe practices.
We thank all of you for continuing to send your children to school in uniform. If you are in need of any uniforms please call the school and we may be able to help you.
AUP's are being completed, if you need help completing this form, please contact the school so we can assist you.
The Boys & Girls Club after school program will begin next Mon, October 18th. There was limited availability. Students will be notified on the 12th, if they were accepted or put on a waiting list. If this is something you are interested in, please contact the main office to have your child’s name added to the waiting list.
Some important dates:
Oct. 11th - no school celebrating Indigenous People's Day
Oct. 18th- Individual picture day- students can wear their own clothing, Information was sent home on how to purchase any of the packages.Oct. 20th- 1/2 Day for students- teacher's professional development- students will be dismissed at 12:50
Happy Birthday to you!!!
10/1 Pleshette Suggs-Macy
10/2 Mohlis Samer
10/4 Jacob Estrada
10/4 Jayce Sims
10/6 Jayden Robles Cantres
10/8 Rowel Joines
10/8 Jaylene Roman
10/8 Taliyah Aponte
10/9 Zhamyah Taylor
10/9 Maliya Madden
10/10 Sally Al Shaikhli
10/11 Mr. Huckabey
10/11 Jahmoya Bruce
10/12 Ms. Hayden
10/13 Mrs. Daly
10/13 Cornelius Sanders
10/13 Yandel Tapia
10/14 Leo Vwlasquez Conde
10/14 Eva Woods-Cottes
10/17 Ciarra DeFelice
10/17 Jaryeliz Garcia-Rosado
10/20 Johan Otero
10/20 Wilfredo Otero
10/21 Bentley Campbell
10/22 Alexander Nestir
10/22 Johan Serrano
10/23 Jordan Devlin
10/23 Kyream Wagner
Making discoveries in our Living Logs space
Who lives in our Habitat?
And what happens to the insects when the habitat changes??
There is power in collaboration and teamwork!
From the desk of Ms. Hayden - School Counselor
Ms. Hayden is here to help all grade 8 students and families prepare for high school. Please click the button to read the newsletter and get some great information!
Grades 5-8 - Interested in joining band? Contact Ms. Erin Dooley!
- Chromebooks have been sent home in grades K-6 for students with a signed an AUP.
- Chromebooks will be sent home in Grades 7 & 8 after in school testing is complete.
- Please log in to PowerSchool in order to complete the forms which allow your child to receive their computer.
- Please reach out to the district Help Line for support. NHPS HelpLine at 475-220-1900.
Hispanic Heritage Month Celebrations!
Hispanic Heritage Daily Video - presented by the staff of Bishop Woods.
A special THANK YOU to Ms. Pierce for all her hard work preparing for Hispanic Heritage Month!
19 Virtual Tours of Latin American Capital Cities - Pura Vida Moms
Free printable writing rubric and ideas for Spanish teachers, virtual tours of Latin American capital cities. Share with your favorite Spanish teacher!
Costa Rica: A Little Piece of Paradise | National Geographic
Looking for a little piece of paradise? Set your sights on Costa Rica. With beautiful beaches, rainforests, and volcanoes, this tourist-friendly country has become a favorite stop for eco-trekkers and the surf set alike. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world's premium destination ...
https://www.puravidamoms.com/virtual-tour-latin-america-capital-cities-homeschool/ (scroll down to El Salvador)
It's time to write your own poetry! Check out this GREAT set of prompts for writing poetry about fall.
"And all at once, summer collapsed into fall" – Oscar Wilde
Emma Oulton Oct. 10, 2017