Box Tops

Remember that this Friday is the last day to bring your Box Tops for the first competition to win an Ice Cream Party for your class.

Put them in a Ziploc bag trimmed and cut with your Teacher’s name and grade, then bring to the collection can. The winning classes will be announced after Christmas Break.

 

Constitution Bowl

Also coming up for 5th and 6th Graders–

CONSTITUTION BOWL

Fliers will be distributed in December through your teachers.  You can attend lunch-time meetings in January and February to qualify and prepare to represent Windridge at the District Constitution Bowl on March 13, 2015

Talent Show

Coming Up in MARCH 2015

Windridge Annual Talent Show

Tryouts:  Monday, March 2, 2015 after school

Show:      Monday, March 23, 2015 1:15 to 2:00  Grades 1-3

                                                           2:15 to 3:15  Grades 4-6

Details to come! 

 

Storytelling Winners

Storytelling Festival Winners:

    1st Place    Kate Call (3rd grade) (will represent Windridge at District Event)

    2nd Place  Hanna Rentz  (3rd grade)

    3rd Place  Rachel Ripplinger (6th grade)

   Honorable Mention   Malia Caldwell (5th Grade)

 

Martin Luther King Speech Contest

   1st Place    Morgan Otero (3rd Grade)   Will Represent Windridge at District Event in 3rd through 6th Grade category

   2nd Place   Stephen Lee (3rd Grade)

   3rd Place   Kate Miller (3rd Grade)

 

   1st Place    Ethan Hall (2nd Grade)  Will Represent Windridge at District Even in K-2nd Category

 

 

LAST T-SHIRT ORDER AND MEMBERSHIP

T-SHIRT ORDER

The last T-shirt order will be sent in Tuesday, November 18th!  If you are interested in getting a t-shirt, please contact Nancy Morrell at 801-510-5896.  We have quite a few shirts in our inventory as well so give me a call and we may have the size that you would like.  The String backpacks, hoodies, and sweats are in limited quantities.

MEMBERSHIP

It is not too late to join PTA or PTA Plus.  If you would still like to join, it is $6 for PTA or if you would like to get big discounts on yearbook, t-shirts, pictures, and book fair, it is $40 for a PTA Plus.  You can send your money to the office (please designate that it is for PTA membership) or you can still do it online.

Story telling Festival

ATTENTION

STORYTELLERS!

GRADES 4-6

IF YOU LOVE TO TELL STORIES AND PERFORM IN FRONT OF AN AUDIENCE–THIS IS THE ACTIVITY FOR YOU!

Windridge Elementary Storytelling Festival

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

You could go on to represent our school at the

Davis Storytelling Festival on January 22, 2015,

with an opportunity to perform at

Weber State University February 23 to 25, 2015.

 

  1. Fill out the bottom portion of this paper and place it in Mrs. Harris’ box in the office by Tuesday, November 11, 2014.
  2. Come to a 20-minute workshop on Thursday, October 23 and/or Thursday, November 6, during the lunch hour.  Bring a sack lunch.  Presentation from 12:20 to 12:40 in room #31 (SEM Room).   We will give you a detailed packet to help you prepare—story ideas, presentation ideas, websites, etc.
  3.  Start looking for a story/folktale that you can re-tell in 3-5 minutes.
  4.  Be prepared to tell your story at our Windridge Festival on Tuesday, November 18, 2014.  A representative will be chosenat that time.  Your presentation will be given between 1:00 to 3:00 pm in the SEM room #31.  A detailed time will be given later so parents can come.  You will be excused from class for a short period of time.
  5.  Contact Staci Taylor 801-593-8620 or jstaylor89@msn.com with questions or if you need help with story ideas.

 I am interested in the Storytelling Festival.  I will be at the workshops listed above in room #31 (Mrs. Harris’ SEM Room).

Student Name__________________________________

 

Phone Number_____________________  Email:  _____________________

 

Grade_____________

 

Teacher_________________________________

 

Parent’s signature____________________________

RED RIBBON WEEK

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