October 2, 2020
Remote Learning Survey - Please Complete by 10/5/20
"Rise Up: The Art of Protest" - 6th Grade Music Project
After analyzing and discussing some of the images from "Rise Up: The Art of Protest," the students in Mr. Donlin's 6th grade music classes are creating projects using a program called Soundtrap to create music to accompany quotes from people they see as leaders in social justice work. Take a listen below to some of the projects:
John Lewis Quote
GoCPS Parent Presentation on October 5th at 5:30PM
8th grade students and families: Come find out about GoCPS and the high school application process.
Ms. Rowe and Ms. Washington will host a virtual GoCPS Orientation
Monday, October 5, 2020
Virtual LSC Forum on October 6th at 4:30PM
PAC Meetings on October 15, 2020 at 9:00AM
Please click here to request the link for this meeting, or email Principal Delaney at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be sent the invitation for the virtual meetings. You can also call the main office at 773-534-2160 to request the call-in code.
Is there someone at Boone who you would like to recognize for their hard work, kindness, or other awesome quality? Please click here on the Boone Community Shout-Out form to take a moment to acknowledge that person. Your message may appear in the next post!
Free Flu Shots
The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) is hosting over 50 community flu clinics where Chicago residents can get their annual flu shot at no cost regardless of their immigration status. If you have insurance, please bring a copy of your insurance card. Walk-ins are welcome and the pre-registration page is coming soon to the site linked above.
Resources from Chicago Public Library
Explore CPL's online resources for kids by taking part in monthly Learning Journey activities. Kids and tweens who complete at least 4 activities will be entered to win a special prize! https://www.chipublib.org/learningjourney
Brainfuse provides live online homework help every day from 11 a.m. - 11 p.m. (available in English and Spanish). There's also a writing lab where students can submit and receive feedback on essays. Students will need a CPL library card or eCard to access these free online resources.
REPEAT REMINDERS BELOW
How to Contact Office Staff or Administration
While Door 1 is under construction and temporarily unavailable, and there are limited staff at Boone due to COVID-19 closure, here are the ways you can contact office and/or administrative staff:
- Leave a message with Security Officer Mr. Valencia outside at Door 2 near the food distribution, 8am-1pm daily Monday-Friday
- Call main office and/or leave a phone message at 773-534-2160, option #0 (voicemail is checked daily)
- Email one of our clerks: Claudia Ortiz - email@example.com (English & Spanish), Shamiram Shahbaz - firstname.lastname@example.org (English, Arabic, Assyrian)
Daniel Boone Elementary School
Boone Vision: Kindness, creativity, and an understanding of diverse perspectives will guide us as we intentionally engage in learning opportunities and take action to bring about positive change in our world.
Boone Mission: We actively seek to learn more about ourselves, others, and the world through the arts and through learning opportunities that respond to our identities and promote positive relationships. We rise up to advocate for ourselves and others so that everyone is valued and empowered.