Denise Singleton

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Feb 09

February Parent Newsletter

February parent newsletter

Feb 06

February Book of the Month: Those Shoes by by Maribeth Boelts (Author), Noah Z. Jones (Illustrator)

All Jeremy wants is a pair of those shoes, the ones everyone at school seems to be wearing. Though Jeremy’s grandma says they don’t have room for “want,” just “need,” when his old shoes fall apart at school, he is more determined than ever to have those shoes, even a thrift-shop pair that are much …

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Jan 26

Understood: A Site for Parents

There is a new parent website on the scene for parents whose children, ages 3-20, are struggling with learning and attention issues. Fifteen nonprofit organizations have joined forces to support parents of the one in five children with learning and attention issues. This site is a great referral for your parents to help them learn …

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Jan 15

January Parent Newsletter

January parent newsletter 2015

Jan 15

Book of the Month- January

Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon- Molly Lou Melon is a short, awkward, little girl with buckteeth and several other traits that make her a little different. She believes in herself and is able to make friends after a move to another city, thanks to her wise, old grandmother’s advice.

Dec 02

One School, One Book- December

Odd Velvet by Tara Calahan King Velvet is odd. Instead of dolls that talk and cry, Velvet brings a milkweed pod for show and tell. She wins the class art contest using only an eight-pack of crayons. She likes to collect rocks. Even her name is strange-Velvet! But as the school year unfolds, the things …

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Dec 01

December Parent Newsletter

December parent newsletter

Nov 04

November Parent Newsletter

November Parent Newsletter

Oct 29



Oct 22

PARENT UNIVERSITY – Saturday, November 15

WIN CASH FOR YOUR SCHOOL … The school with the highest percentage of participation will be awarded $200 to spend on family engagement activities. Registration flyers are available at each school. Online and phone reservations are also available. Teachers and specialists will be leading most workshops, because schools recognize the importance of parents as partners. Community groups …

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