The month of March is known as National Reading Month – a month to motivate all of us to stop and just enjoy reading!! The first week in March is known as Read Across America!! The National Education Association created one special day for reading in 1997 – we have been lucky to celebrate World… Read More Read Across America – First Week of March!
We can look at books as WINDOWS and MIRRORS (and even more)… meaning when you look through a window, you are looking at something that you are NOT experiencing, something from someone else’s life or about a place you have never been to. But when you look at a mirror, you are looking at something… Read More A WINDOW looking forward to New Experiences and New Books in the New Year!!
There is no better time than NOW to show kindness towards others! Everybody has a story, so as always – treat everyone the way you want to be treated! Putting a smile on someone else’s face may be something small but that small act can make a big difference in that person’s world! So let’s… Read More Good Vibes Week: Throw Kindness Around Like Confetti!
We ALL miss our lives at WOS! I miss all of your faces so so much!! Ya know what I really don’t miss – THE COMPUTER SCREEN! It is easy to spend SO much time on the computer doing “online learning”, reading, face-timing with friends, but we all need a break from the screens sometimes. … Read More Happy School Library Month of 2020!! A Different Kind of School Library Month …
Martin Luther King Jr. had many words that were meant to make a big difference in the world! He was a preacher, but he also changed the lives of many. How do you think you can make a big difference? ONE little step can make a big change in the world! What’s YOUR word? Remember… Read More What is YOUR Word? How can YOU make a difference?
Happy New Year to all!! Happy 2020! Have you heard of making a New Years Resolution? It is like a promise to yourself that you will do your best to make a change for the better for yourself. Usually people choose to make a change for better health, for helping your family, for focusing on… Read More Happy New Year! Have you made your New Years Resolution yet?
Our cafeterias are really important to us – how can we show it? Well first each class made a cafeteria charter and we talked about how we want to feel in our cafeteria and what we can do to make that happen as a class. This great discussion mirrors what is done in the classrooms.… Read More Cafeteria Charters & Responsibilities in Recycling