2D Weekly Newsletter

Week ending January 28th

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Dear Parents,

It was another busy and fun week in 2D! We had an artist visit from Danny Gregory, Meteorologist Marathon to wrap up our science unit, we started our robotics projects with Mr B and we finished the week with dress as your future self day!

I hope you enjoy the pictures below as well as all the information about upcoming dates and events.

Have a relaxing rest of the weekend.



Upcoming Events

Dates to Remember:

2 February - ASD Sports Day

4 February - Elementary Swim Championships

4 February - Grade 2 Meteorologist Visit

9 February - No School

10 February - Photo Retakes

11 February - AMA Bake Sale

14 February - Class Valentine Party

Lower Elementary Math Parent Drop-in

Our Math Coordinator, Mrs. Carol Little will be holding a Lower Elementary parent drop in / office hour every Wednesday from 2:00 – 3:00pm. Mrs. Little will be available at this time every week to assist parents who need further information about our Math program or who would like help / suggestions with how to support their children at home. It will be held in Ms. Mindy Martin’s office.

Important Information from the LES Office

Nannies and Drivers are not allowed on campus until 2:45pm daily. If you are sending a driver or nanny to pick up your child throughout the school day for an appointment or other reasons you need to let the Elementary Office know by email. Please email Deb Fenley dfenley@asd.edu.qa and Swati Korpal skorpal@asd.edu.qa the following information: Who will be picking up your child, what time they will pick up and the reason for picking the child up and family ID Number which is located on your ID badge.

Gate 5 Entry Update

  • After 8:00am parents can enter through Gate 5 on days when there are Principal Coffee Mornings, Counsellors Coffee or Workshops and Let’s Do Math Workshops.

  • Parents picking up sick students can enter through Gate 5, the ES Nurses will leave the parents name with the Guard House for easy and quick access.

Friendship Festival T-Shirt Orders

Remember to please bring in your Friendship Festival T-Shirt orders by Sunday January 31st. T-Shirts will be sold at Gate 5 and Gate 8 the week of February 21st - 25th. This year's Friendship Festival T-Shirt gives you free entrance to this year's Friendship Festival which will be on February 26th.

National Foreign Language Week

March 7 – 13, 2016 (All the World language team and classes)

  • Pass it forward: world language students will teach the community a word they have learned

  • Selected students will say hello in different languages each day over the intercom

Pictures of the week

Creating a weather report on Explain Everything.

Subtration in Mathemtatics!

Sharing about our characters in reading.

Science Meteorologist Marathon in the lab.

Robotics with Mr B!

Explore Time :)

Curriculum Updates