Willie Brown Elementary News
February 22, 2019
MISD Multicultural Festival March 2
Spring Book Fair March 4-8
Reading for pleasure unlocks the power of information and imagination and helps children discover who they are. Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. Please make plans to visit our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child’s reading habits.
Spring book fair dates and location: March 4-8 in the WBE library.
Shopping hours: The book fair will be open during school hours Monday-Friday (closing at 1:00 p.m. Friday), and extended hours during Moms and Muffins from 7:00 a.m.-8:00 am on Wednesday, March 6 and Thursday, March 7. Students will have an opportunity to shop with their grandparents during WBE’s Grandparents Day festivities on Friday, March 8.
NEW digital payment option: Book Fair eWallet! Now your student can shop the Fair cash-free! Visit our Book Fair homepage to learn more and to create an account. To learn more, visit https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/parent-how-it-works.html.
If you are unable to attend the Fair in person, we invite you to visit our online Book Fair at scholastic.com/bookfairs. Our Online Fair is available from February 24-March 9.
We look forward to seeing you and your family at our Book Fair! Remember, all purchases benefit our school.
Grandparents Day March 8
In order to facilitate a quick check-in, all guests for Grandparents Day are encouraged to pre-register for a Fast Pass by completing the form here https://goo.gl/forms/VMnsEQyjkf1gSidr2. Once you have pre-registered, your Fast Pass will be ready for you to pick up by simply showing your driver's license on March 8th.
WBE Parents...please share this information with grandparents and encourage them to pre-register! Last day to pre-register is Wednesday 3/6.