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UPCOMING EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

The Reel 112 Film Festival
Monday, May 11
Landmark Renaissance Theater
Details to follow

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Puppet Fun at Sherwood

Sherwood second graders enjoyed using puppets to learn about folk tales and fairy tales, thanks to Helen Weiss’s Bringing Stories to Life with Puppets Foundation Grant.

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Social Work Express at Oak Terrace

  Social Works Express, a Foundation Grant program coordinated by Oak Terrace’s Beth Roberts, allowed students on the autism spectrum to use iPads for morning check-ins, for social skills videos and for taking pictures for behavior plans and charts.   “It has been a cool tool to use with the students and gets them engaged […]

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Take a Book, Leave a Book

Ravinia students and teachers are all a buzz with the new Free Little Library outside of the school.   Mrs. Lau, the librarian the recipient of a Foundation Grant for the Free Little Library, and some of the fourth grade students were on hand for the June ribbon cutting.   “It is important for everyone […]

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Month of the Military Child at Wayne Thomas

Wayne Thomas celebrated the Month of the Military Child in April with a special assembly and breakfast for the school’s 70 military students and their families.  Using monies received from Fun(d) Run, Wayne Thomas served a continental breakfast and provided flags/certificates for every student associated with the military.

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Green Bay Creates Outdoor Classroom

This year, Green Bay School used their money received from Fun(d) Run to purchase outdoor musical instruments for their outdoor courtyard.  Last week, over 150 adults and children came together to transform the courtyard into an outdoor classroom which will have a science and music focus.

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13th Annual Roots Fest at Northwood

The 13th annual Roots Fest is a celebration of culture and diversity at Northwood.  Supported in part by a Foundation Grant and by the Northwood PTA, the evening showcase featured an array of student talent.  The day long event brought in many artists representing different cultures.

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Poetry Day at Sherwood

  Poet Bill Buczinsky worked with Sherwood students as part of the Poetry Day Foundation Grant program coordinated by Sherwood IMC Director Helen Weiss.  Bill led workshops for the 3rd and 4th graders and conducted assemblies for the lower grades.

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Little Free Library Arrives at Indian Trail

The Little Free Library, a Foundation Grant program designed by NSSD112 librarians, has arrived at Indian Trail School!  When mounted outside the school, the Little Free Library will be a place where children are invited to borrow a book when they need one (perhaps when the library is closed) and return it when they are done. […]

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Congrats to the elementary iPad mini winner!

Congratulations to Mrs. Derry, Ravinia 4th grade teacher, whose class had 100% participation in iRead.  All teachers with at least 80% participation were entered in a drawing for the iPad mini.  This year there were 86 elementary teachers who qualified for the drawing.  Thanks to all of you for supporting iRead!

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