10:00 AM - 11:00 AM PTO Board Meeting
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Chinese Immersion Orientation meeting for parents
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM 5th Grade Maturation
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Hearing Screenings
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM 6th Grade Field Trip - Imax Theater
Chinese Immersion Support (for students and parents)
Lisa Reed (a Chinese Immersion teacher and a parent in our community) will help with Chinese characters, pronunciation, online resources, and homework after school two days a month at no cost. The support classes will be held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month from 3:30-4:30 pm in the library. Classes will start in February and continue until May. Dates are as follows: Feb. 12 & 26, Mar. 12 & 26, Apr. 9 &23, and May 14 & 28.
America’s Battle of the Books
20 book list for Grades 3-4 and a 20 book list for Grades 5-6.
Students start reading now from these lists. PTO has generously funded a supply of extra copies for each title to be checked out at the library.
Teams will be created in January. A “college bowl” style competition to be held at the end of 3rd term.
The organization’s purposes:
1. Support the love of reading
2. Develop friendships
3. Create mutual respect
4. Encourage healthy competition
For more information and book lists go to: www.battleofthebooks.org
Or contact Merrie Wood at Muir Elementary 801-402-1550.