Tiger Tales

Fishers Elementary Newsletter October 15, 2021

Tiger Update

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Covid Reporting During Fall Break

School buildings are closed during Fall Break. If you need to report a Covid situation to your school, please use the Online Reporting tool. You can find this form on the HSE Schools Website or you may click on this link: https://www.hseschools.org/happenings/reopening-hse/covid-19-self-reporting-form

Once you complete the form and submit, someone will contact you to follow up.

Exciting news from your Cafeteria!

Starting after fall break your student will be able to purchase daily snacks during lunch. When they come through the line there will be one or more choices of snacks ranging in cost from $0.80 to $1.25. If you would like your student to have the option to purchase a snack, be sure to keep funds in their lunch account.

If you would prefer that your student not purchase any snacks or limit purchases, or if you have any questions, please contact the Cafeteria Manager at your school.

Breakfast & Lunch Meals are still free, but snacks are not included.

Open IA Positions

Do you want to be a Tiger? We currently have a couple of open positions at Fishers Elementary School. In the past, we have been able to fill some of our Instructional Assistant positions with members of the FES community. If you'd like to join the Tiger Family as a member of our staff, see the link below or reach out to Mr. Behrman at bbehrman@hse.k12.in.us or Mrs. Black at tblack@hse.k12.in.us.


FES Openings

Social and Emotional Learning Home Link Week 2

Kindergarten Parent Info

Growth Mindset and Goal Setting (SS)

Lesson 5: Let’s Practice and Learn!

Summary:

In this week’s lesson, your child will show what they’ve learned about the importance of paying attention, practicing, and continuing to try after making mistakes. They’ll put these skills to use while learning a rhyme with accompanying movements.

Try This at Home:

Ask your child to show and teach you the rhyme they learned, along with the movements, so you can do it together.



Grade 1 Parent Info

Growth Mindset and Goal Setting (SS)

Lesson 5: We Can Do It!

Summary:

In this week’s lesson, your child will show what they’ve learned about paying attention, managing distractions, and practicing as they learn to draw Pepito, a character from Second Step Elementary animated videos.

Try This at Home:

Ask your child to tell you about their experience learning to draw Pepito. Encourage them to draw a family portrait with Pepito in it as a way to keep practicing.




Grade 2 Parent Info

Growth Mindset and Goal Setting (SS)

Lesson 5: Learn and Get Better

Summary:

In this week’s lesson, your child will use what they’ve learned from the unit to give advice to someone who is struggling to learn something new.

Try This at Home:

Ask your child what advice they would give you if you were having a hard time learning something new.

Grade 3 Parent Info

Growth Mindset and Goal Setting (SS)

Lesson 5: Make a Practice Plan

Summary:

In this week’s lesson, your child will make their own practice plan.

Try This at Home:

Ask your child share their practice plan with you. If they brought it home, find a place to display it where they’ll see it every day. Check in to see how their plan is going, and support them if they need help adjusting their plans.



Grade 4 Parent Info

Growth Mindset and Goal Setting (SS)

Lesson 5: Ready, Set, Goal!

Summary:

In this week’s lesson, your child will practice the full goal-setting process as they work toward a 10-minute goal with a group.

Try This at Home:

Work with your child to make a list of 1-week goals you could set as a family. Choose one and make sure it’s specific, challenging, and doable. Follow the goal-setting process to make a plan, check in on how it’s going, and at the end of the week, reflect on how it went and what you could do next time.

Down Syndrome Buddy Walk

This weekend is the Down Syndrome Indiana Buddy Walk. Down Syndrome Indiana is dedicated to enhancing the lives of individuals with Down syndrome. The Buddy Walk is a great way to support that work. If you're interested, click the link below.

Masks

Reminder for Parents: Wearing a mask in the classroom and bus consistently is even more important now with the change in quarantine for students. If ALL students and staff in the classroom or on the bus are masked, they would not have to quarantine if a close contact. Please work with your student to understand the importance of masking in the classroom and bus.

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PTO Weekly Communications

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Connect with our PTO!

Mrs. Lance-School Counselor-Book a Meeting

If you would like to have a meeting with our school Counselor Mrs. Lance, please click on the above link to schedule an appointment!

Virtual Technology Assistance

If you need help with Virtual Technology, please click on the above link !

Help Fishers Elementary School PTO earn 4% back when you enroll your Kroger Plus Card in the Kroger Community Rewards Program.

Participation is EASY & FREE!

register your card online at www.krogercommunityrewards.com.

Enter NPO # (XU337) or Select “Fishers Elementary School PTO” from list.

https://fisherspto.wordpress.com/

Community Insider

Please click on the following link to view activities and upcoming events within the district.

https://www.hseschools.org/happenings/community-insider

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