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October 02
Weekly News- October. 2-6, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

 What we are learning:

Literacy: next 5 words (for, on, they, but, had)

Numeracy: Counting to 10, recognizing sets to 10 and number words to 10.

In You and Your World: Being safe on the bus and at school.

 Information Items/Dates to Remember:

·        Math-a-thon Information: (To raise money for our GNMES 5-lane track & long jump pit)

o   Oct. 4 - Sponsor sheets and practice page will be sent home.

o   Oct. 10 - Return sponsor sheets to school; students will do Math-a-thon activity.

o   Oct. 12 - Sponsor sheets will be returned to you to collect from your sponsors.

o   Oct. 16 – Math-a-thon money due.

·        Turkey Dinner on Oct. 6 (the only food available at the cafeteria on Oct. 6) – must be paid for by Oct. 5th

·        School photos – Oct. 16, 2017

·        No school on Monday, October. 9th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

·        Please note if there are any changes to your child’s going home arrangements, we MUST have a note from you or a phone call to the office before 1:00 on Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. and 10:00 on Wed.

·        Please continue to check your child’s hair each night.

·        Send in school fees ($45) as soon as possible. 7 are still owing. Thanks!


·        Please check your child’s homework bag each night for any important information from school and empty it.  Leave the home reading books and orange BIRD WORDS duotang in the black bag.

·        Return your child’s homework bag each day. Return library books by Thursdays.

·        Label any money being sent to school so the teacher will know its intended purpose.

·        Practice your new 5 sight words and read 1 good fit book each night.


As always if you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to call me at school, send a note in your child’s communication bag, or send me an email.

J Ms. Bird                                               (506)453-5429                                 mary.bird@nbed.nb.ca      ​ 


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