Happy Mother's Day to all you mothers out there. And Happy Teacher's Appreciation Week. It goes without saying that you are incredible. Your dedication, commitment, ability to take on so many tasks and accept more, your flexibility, and your humor all are so admirable and inspiring.
I reread this piece this past week and thought you might enjoy it: Appreciate Teachers by Understanding What They Do
Here's the Mustang News if you missed it:
And here is what has been happening:
Ms. Silver and Mrs. Denton were awarded a grant to continue the art project Ms. Silver did with her class this year.
Ms. Silver, Mrs. Denton, and a handful of students will also have the honor of presenting at the Santa Barbara County Innovation Showcase. They will show themselves off this Thursday.
3rd and 4th Grade have been working really hard with the S-BAC test and have been seriously motivated. Great job to all the teachers and staff who help run everything as smoothly as possible.
There are a lot of great field trips happening lately.
The 6th grade is in Los Angeles at the La Brea Tar Pits.
Kindergarteners are going to the Discovery Museum.
Mrs. Robertson annual Mother's Day Tea was so cool: fancy and fun!
Also, you may not know but Josefina Leon's (noon duty aid) son Oscar was awarded a full academic scholarship to the university of his choice. He will be attending UC Berkeley.
Ms. Barton's (student teacher with Mrs. Jacobson) K students presenting information using ChatterKid:
I wish you all a great week!