Bird of the month: Barn Owl
Plant of the month: Pumpkin
Fake bird of the month: Chipmunk:
In 5S, we got our binoculars and went out to find the loud bird chirping outside our window. Suddenly, Rohan saw a chipmunk run up a tree. Was that our bird? Yes. Click here for the sound we thought was a persistent bird.
GRADES 3-5 COMMUNITY MEETING - this Friday is our first Community Meeting of the year. It is a new format this year with a new song too. The community meeting begins at 8:15 a.m. and will be over by 8:45 a.m. 5H is hosting. All our invited.
DRISCOLL DRAGONS MATH LEAGUE:
If your child is interested in spending time trying out new math challenges, then CLICK HERE for the attached letter from Snehall Bhatt, our intrepid math league coach and Driscoll parent. The first practice was today, Tuesday, October 18, but it is not too late to sign up.
DRISCOLL MATH SITE: There are a number of (pun intended) math opportunities and sites to explore. Click here for the Driscoll Math Website
FALL FLING DANCE:
This Thursday, October 2Oth from 6-8 pm is the Driscoll Fall Fling Dance. It is my younger son's 16th birthday, so I won't be able to attend, but it is sure to be a great way to have fun, kick up your heels and get in the fall groove.
WHERE? Driscoll Gym Dance Floor
HOW MUCH $? It's FREE!
WHAT TO DO? Along with dancing (of course), other festivities include face painting, henna hand painting, and more. Snacks will be provided
OPEN HOUSE PACKET!
WERE YOU UNABLE TO ATTEND OPEN HOUSE? Click here for materials
GOOGLE CLASSROOM: Each day, 5S homework and reminders are posted on our Google Classroom account. If you haven't yet seen it, you can ask your child to give you a tour.