Saturday, November 18, 2006

Happy Thanksgiving

The Brainstormers provided a “tasty recipe” for writing a story. They will return in March after we have submitted our ideas and stories for their next performance.

CONFERENCES CONTINUE
Parent-teacher conferences continue on Monday, November 20, and Tuesday, November 21. Please call the school at 616.850.5600 if you need to check on the time for your conference.

CLASS CHRISTMAS PARTY

Mr. Chittenden will again host the class Christmas party at his house in Spring Lake. Dressy-casual is the attire for this student-only potluck on Thursday, December 14, from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. More information will be sent home after Thanksgiving break.

Mrs. Petersen helps pour milk for our cereal brunch this morning. What about those turkey toenail crunchies?

ACCELERATED READER
The following students have currently earned at least 15 Accelerated Reader points in fifth grade.

84.5 McKenna Mahacek
51.9 Stuart Velarde
36.0 Brandt Gruizinga
26.8 Arden Clark
21.7 Edwin Melendez
20.0 Miranda Petersen
18.8 Caleb Staskiewicz
16.5 Drew Cannon

Stuart and Arden focus on the Monopoly board during our first compliment party.

- HAPPY HOLIDAYS -