11/30 Home and School

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Hour of Code Week (12/3-12/7)

Next week, all Young students will have the opportunity to participate in the Hour of Code.


During Hour of Code Week students will have an opportunity to learn how to code through the creation of games and animation. If you are interested in doing coding activities at home with your students, here are a few student-oriented websites that students can use to practice.


Website: https://code.org/

Video Tutorial: https://youtu.be/rNIM1fzJ8u0

Website: https://www.allcancode.com/web

Tutorial Video: https://youtu.be/75pbp_42vhs

Website: https://scratch.mit.edu/

Overview Video: Scratch Overview on Vimeo

Website: https://www.kodable.com/

Website: https://www.khanacademy.org/hourofcode

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Young Parents, We Are Looking for Your Feedback.

We are asking that Young parents take some time to complete the 5Essentials survey. Completion of the survey will take about 5 minutes.


This survey can be completed on a smartphone, tablet, or computer.


1. Visit https://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/login/


2. Type and then select DuPage as District 204's County location. This is the county associated with the district, not the location of an individual school.


3. Type your school's name into the School field and then select your school.

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PTA Winter Dance Party-12/21

Young students are looking forward to the annual PTA Winter Dance Party. The Dance Party is a fun way for students to showcase all of the fun dances that they have learned during music and pe with Mr. Pape, Mr. Maldonado, and Mr. Cooper.


Please note that only parents selected as Room Party Parents for the Winter Party are able to attend classroom parties.

Third Party Educational Programs

Third-Party Educational Programs


The following companies have rented space in our schools to offer an after-school educational program for students. The distribution of this material is in no way an endorsement of programs, services, activities or products by District 204. For more information about the programs listed below, visit:


Young: Young Rembrandts Drawing Classes

Young: Afterschool Chess Club and Let's Build It Engineering!