This Week at Brookside...
Friday, May 6, 2016
Teacher Appreciation Week!
The PTO and Brookside school community would like to thank the following Westwood and Washington Township businesses for donating such wonderful merchandise and gift cards for Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week...
- Flynn's Deli
- Goldberg's Famous Bagels
- Lisa's Pizza
- Sogno Coffee House & Creperie
- Starbuck's Coffee Company
- Trader Joe's
- Tyrells Flowers and Gifts
- Uptown Art.
Summer STEAM Camp!
Registration is now open for the Westwood Regional School District’s Summer STEAM Camp for students entering Grades K-7 in September 2016. Located at Brookside Elementary School, Westwood, the program runs from July 5, 2016 through July 29, 2016. Enrichment offerings include such classes as “Amazing Arty Facts,” “Animation Adventures,” “Move & Groove”, “Mindfulness”, and “Introduction to Coding”. In addition, students can enrich their literacy and mathematics skills with “Phonics Fun”, “Wonderful World of Writers”, and “Space Maniacs”. Classes are also available for incoming Kindergarten students to enrich their learning before Kindergarten begins. Children do not need to be a student in a WWRSD school to enroll in this affordable summer program.
For complete details and necessary forms, visit the district’s website at www.wwrsd.org
Just click on 2016 Summer STEAM Camp listed under Find It Fast.
Morning Activity for PARCC
Grades 4 & 5 will be from Monday, May 9 - Thursday, May 12.
Please also make sure that your child does the following each morning:
- Drink a glass of water before school.
- Eat a hearty meal for breakfast.
SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016
7 PM – 11 PM
Westwood K of C
40 Crest Ave, Westwood
Please see the attached flyer for additional information:
Health Office - Mrs. Bolton
The CDC just released this coloring book and thought it may be of interest to you. It is a creative way to educate about mosquitoes and the Zika Virus. Please feel free to use however you see appropriate for your child's age and maturity.
Link to coloring book:
Mary Ellen U. Bolton, MA, RN, NJ-CSN, CPM