School will dismiss at 12:15 pm on Wednesday, November 25th in advance of the Thanksgiving Holiday vacation. There will be NO SCHOOL for students on Thursday and Friday, November 26th-27th. Best wishes to all of you for a happy, healthy and safe Holiday Read this month's Principal's Corner for more school news.
There are lots of interesting FACTS in the December/January Principal's Corner to parents, and lots of activities in the December/January Math-Science and Reading Connections
Our Scholastic Book Fair is scheduled for Wednesday through Friday, December 2nd-4th. Book Fair hours will be from 8:45-11:45 am on Wednesday, and 8:30-4:00 pm on both Thursday and Friday. Students will attend during their normally scheduled library times.
Double or Nothing
When it comes to math facts, seeing double is a good thing! See December's Math and Science Connection for some ideas
Put math on the calendar
Open your 2016 calendar, and let your child start off the year with some calendar-inspired math fun. Try these ideas in the January Math and Science Connection.
Build vocabulary With Books
Winter break is full of opportunities for your youngster to read—and for your family to spend extra time together. See the December Reading Connection for some ideas.
A book is the perfect place to find new words. That’s one reason children who love reading tend to have rich vocabularies. January's Reading Connection ways to help your youngster learn words from books.
The Hour of Code is coming, December 7-13, 2015!
helps teachers and librarians manage and monitor children’s independent reading practice. Your child picks a book at his own level and reads it at his own pace.
The books shown represent the 30 most recent Accelerated Reader Quizzes passed in our school.
Visit the Walla Walla Public Schools website for information on Bullying Prevention, Reporting Procedures, School District Procedures, Safe Schools, Web use and Social Media Guidelines.
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Our Students use My Math - from McGraw Hill Education. Here are some links to help familiarize your family with this new resource.
Moby Max will deliver instruction and practice that is tailored to your child’s individual needs. Since Moby Max is a web-based service, your child can access it from your home computer at any time. Moby Max now includes both Math and Reading practice modules, and lots of fun games.
Computer science develops students’ computational and critical thinking skills and shows them how to create, not simply use, new technologies. Here are links to resources our students have used.
Carnegie Picture Lab is getting geared up and excited for the 2015-2016 school year!
Every year three artists are carefully selected by the Curriculum Committee to provide a balanced art enrichment experience. Over the course of six years, no artist is repeated – giving children in the program a broad range of art education through their K – 5 years. A Picture Lab presenter visits each classroom in each participating school three times over the course of the school year.
Read more about how it works