Parents: Please contact me if interested in a class for parent's that discusses the emotional needs of gifted students. The class is in Des Moines and takes place on Thursdays: Oct. 21, Nov 4, 18, and Dec 2. The class is in the evenings 6:30-8.
Quiz Bowl Practice begins next Tuesday, September 21st at 7:45 am in the HS library.
Registrations forms have been sent for the Taking the Road Less Traveled Conference. I will get more information to students in October.
I am in the process of purchasing the equipment to begin a LEGO League team. More details to follow.
Wolfpacks are in full swing. In Mrs. Linde/Mrs. Borkowski's Manning 3rd/4th grade group we are reading a nonfiction piece about the health benefits of laughter. In the 1st/2nd grade group we are reading the book entitled The Josefina Story Quilt.
In Irwin the 3rd/4th grade reading group has been reading about sea slugs and soon will begin the book Dear Mr. Henshaw.
In math TAG we have been learning about dimensions.
The third grade TAG students have been working through Puzzler's Club, which is a collection of visual thinking puzzles.