Martin Warren News

Martin Warren Elementary (660) 747-7160

September 30, 2022

SECURITY UPDATE!!!

You must show your identification each time you enter Martin Warren beginning Monday, October 3. This practice will happen district wide. We understand this might be an inconvenience for some, but we believe the safety of our students and staff is extremely important. If you don't have an ID available, you will not be able to enter the building.

Warrensburg Homecoming Spirit Week will be October 3 - 7

We will be celebrating Homecoming Spirit Week as a school district in Warrensburg this year. All elementary students will have the same spirit day each day this week.


Monday, October 3 - Pajama Day

Tuesday, October 4 - Favorite Artist/Song

Wednesday, October 5 - Team Jersey Day

Thursday, October 6 - Hat Day

Friday, October 7 - Tiger Pride

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Character Word of the Month for October

Responsible

Taking ownership of what you say and do.

Transportation Changes

Please make any transportation changes by 2:30 p.m. on regular dismissal days and 12:30 p.m. on early release days. You can e-mail Julie Starbuck: jstarbuck@warrensburgr6.org or Debbie Richner: deborahrichner@warrensburgr6.org
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Ideas to Help Your Child Enjoy Math

Þ Be Positive! If you have a negative attitude about mathematics, chances are your child will, too. Help your child have a "can do" attitude by praising your child's efforts as well as her accomplishments. Acknowledge the facts that mathematics can be challenging at times and that persistence and hard work are the keys to success. Relate mathematics learning to other endeavors that require hard work and persistence, such as playing a sport. Struggling at times in mathematics is normal and is actually necessary to, and valuable in, understanding mathematics.


Þ Relate Math with Everyday Life! Every day, people face situations that involve mathematics, such as deciding whether one has enough money to purchase a list of items at the store, reading a map to find out where one is, building a budget, deciding on the shortest route to a destination, developing a schedule, or determining the price of an item on sale. Help your child realize that mathematics is a significant part of everyday life.


Þ Make Math Fun! Play board games, solve puzzles, and ponder brain teasers with your child. Your child enjoys these kinds of activities while enhancing his mathematical thinking. Point out the mathematics involved, and have your child discuss the strategies he used.


Þ Learn About Math Related Careers! Mathematics is foundational to a wide variety of interesting careers. Research different careers with your child, and find out what she should be doing now to prepare for these options. Help your child understand that the school courses she takes now and the grades she earns will affect her future. One source of information on the many career possibilities that involve mathematics is Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Math, by Diane Lindsey Reeves


Þ Have High Expectations! Today we are guided by a vision of mathematics for all. You would not expect your child not to read; similarly, you should not expect your child not to do mathematics. Your attitude and expectations are crucial to influencing the future opportunities for your child.


From A Family's Guide: Fostering Your Child's Success in School Mathematics. Copyright © 2004 The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc. www.nctm.org.

Upcoming Events

Monday = E; Tuesday = R; Wednesday = S; Thursday = T; Friday = I

The days listed above will be the letter schedule for 10/3 - 10/7.


Monday, October 3 - Custodian Appreciation Day!

Monday, October 3 - Friday, October 7 - Warrensburg Homecoming Spirit Week!!

Monday, October 3 - Pajama Day - Wear PJs

Tuesday, October 4 - Favorite Artist/Song - Dress up like your favorite singer or song.

Tuesday, October 4 - UCM Literacy Visit at Martin Warren

Wednesday, October 5 - Team Jersey Day - Wear your jersey from your favorite team.

Wednesday, October 5 - Collaboration Early Release Day 1:30 p.m. dismissal

Thursday, October 6 - Hat Day - Wear your favorite hat.

Thursday, October 6 - Health Fair @ Martin Warren

Friday, October 7 - Tiger Pride - Wear your Warrensburg gear.

Friday, October 7 - Health Fair @ Martin Warren

Friday, October 7 - Homecoming Football Game @ the Warrensburg Activities Complex 7:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 9 - Full Moon

Friday, October 14 - End of First Quarter

Friday, October 14 - Collaboration Early Release Day 1:30 p.m. dismissal

Tuesday, October 18 - Reteach PBiS Expectations

Wednesday, October 19 - Collaboration Early Release Day 1:30 p.m. dismissal

Thursday, October 20 - Great American Shake Out Earthquake Drill

Friday, October 21 - Character Kids recognized at WHS Football Game 7:00 p.m.

Monday, October 24 - Thursday, October 27 - Scholastic Book Fair

Monday, October 24 - Parent/Teacher Conferences @ Martin Warren 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 27 - Early Dismissal Day 1:30 p.m. dismissal

Thursday, October 27 - Parent/Teacher Conferences @ Martin Warren 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, October 28 - NO SCHOOL

Monday, October 31 - Fall Parties & Costume Dress Up @ Martin Warren

Breakfast/Lunch Menu

Breakfast is $1.95 & Lunch is $2.90


October 3 - October 7


Monday

Breakfast: Mini Waffles, Juice, Fruit, Milk OR Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Lunch:Grilled Cheese, Sweet Potato Fries, Fruit, Veggies, Milk OR Deli Sandwich, Veggies, Fruit, Milk


Tuesday

Breakfast: Scrambled Eggs w/Toast, Fruit, Milk OR Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Lunch: Macaroni & Cheese w/Roll, Veggies, Fruit, Milk OR Chef Salad w/Crackers, Veggies, Fruit, Milk


Wednesday

Breakfast: Donut w/Yogurt Cup, Juice, Milk OR Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Lunch: Chicken Nuggets, Sweet Corn, Veggies, Fruit, Milk OR Uncrustable w/Yogurt, Veggies, Fruit, Milk


Thursday

Breakfast: Waffles w/Syrup & Bacon, Fruit, Milk OR Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Lunch: Cheeseburger on Bun, Smile Fries, Veggies, Fruit, Milk OR Turkey & Cheese Sandwich, Veggies, Fruit, Milk


Friday

Breakfast: Bagelful, Milk OR Cereal, Fruit, Milk

Lunch: Pizza, Green Beans, Fruit, Brownie, Milk OR Uncrustable w/Cheese Stick, Veggies, Fruit, Brownie, Milk