Week 10: November 26th-30th
Fri, Nov 23 3:27pm
Little Wonders - A Parent-Child Center

Week 10: November 26th - 30th

ON OUR CALENDARS

11/26-12/6 Talbot’s Toyland Shopping Weeks

11/29 Optional Parent Education Evening: “The Preschool Decision”

11/30 Monday PM Pajama Night

12/4 Third Alumni Class Meeting

12/6 Talbot’s Toyland Sip and Shop, 7-9pm

12/10 CPR Class, 7-9pm

12/24-1/4 Little Wonders CLOSED for Winter Holidays

 

DISCUSSION CYCLE 5

This week begins a new discussion cycle and we will be talking about Big Feelings with the AM classes (excluding Fri AM) and Discipline Techniques with the PM, Evening, and Friday AM classes. Staff will post handouts to Konstella.

SHEILA’S PHOTOS ARE HERE

The FALL PHOTOS from photo sessions with Sheila are up on Zenfolio! You can view them, here. PW: smiles (no caps). Purchase and use the following Discount Promo Codes! The codes are good until December 31st.

Buy 5 digital downloads for $90- LWFALL5  (essentially 25% off, or roughly buy 4, get 1 free)

20% off all orders over $100- LWFALL20

15% off all orders over $75- LWFALL15

10% off all orders over $50- LWFALL10

Buy ALL digital images for $125!

If purchasing the entire set of digital images, please go to and complete this form. Upon completing this form and the corresponding payment, you will be emailed a code from the Photography Manager that will allow you to download the entire set of images from the Zenfolio website. Please allow up to 4 days for this code to be sent back to you. Any questions can be directed at photography@littlewonders.org

TALBOT’S TOYLAND SHOPPING WEEKS START MONDAY

When: November 26th through December 6th

Get a jump start on your holiday shopping and support Little Wonders at the same time! Little Wonders families and friends who shop at Talbot's Toyland in downtown San Mateo during this period can mention the school and the store will give 10% of those sales back to Little Wonders.

Special Adult Sip and Shop Event at Talbots Toyland -  Thursday, December 6th, 7-9pm

Please join us for a special adult only shopping night Thursday, December 6th from 7-9pm at Talbots Toyland. Bring your family, friends and neighbors and find that special toy for your little wonder. Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Talbots will give 10% of sales from the event back to Little Wonders. We look forward to seeing you there!

LIFEMOVES GIVING TREE

‘Tis the season of giving! Starting on Monday, November 26th, the Outreach Team will have the LifeMoves holiday tree up in the Little Wonders classroom. We will be starting with 88 wishes for families in housing crisis. If you are interested in participating in this holiday gift drive, please select a gift tag from the tree and claim it on the sign-up sheet located near the tree. Bring the requested (unwrapped) gifts back to the Little Wonders classroom by December 14th with the wish tag attached. Gifts will be delivered to the San Mateo LifeMoves shelter on December 17th.

OPTIONAL PARENT NIGHT CLASS - “THE PRESCHOOL DECISION”

Teacher Mireille is excited to answer your questions about local preschools! This class was rescheduled and will now be held on November 29th 7:30-9:30 PM in the classroom above Little Wonders.

GOODEGGS FUNDRAISER - FINAL WEEK

It’s the last week! We’re almost there! We are really hoping to get the 20 new customers and the $500 for the program, but we’re not there yet -- we need 5 more new families to enroll!  Sign up TODAY!

MINTED.COM FUNDRAISER - FINAL WEEK

Planning to send out holiday cards? Consider using Minted.com this year - you save 15% and Little Wonders gets 15% using our promo code: FUNDRAISELWPCC. Active 11/01 through 11/30 and valid on Holiday Card and Holiday gift purchases!

KEEPSAKES

We will continue finishing up the keepsakes when we return from holiday break. Many have been completed and we will be sending out invoices soon. Please watch for them in your inbox and pay promptly. Thanks to all who have participated.  

CPR CLASS SIGN-UPS

We finally found a new CPR instructor and our first CPR class will be held on Monday Dec. 10th from 7-9pm here at the school.  It is limited to 10 people, and you can sign up here. Don’t delay in getting this very valuable skill especially with the holidays around the corner!

SCHOLASTIC DECEMBER DEALS

For great deals on fun holiday books, check out Curious George: Snowy Day, The Christmas Fairy, and Little Critter: Just a Snowman for $3 and under.  
Low-priced books include Chicka Chicka Boom Boom, No Two Alike, The Caring Me I Want to Be, and Even Superheroes Have Bad Days.
Lots of fun book packs under $12 as well: Terrific Transportation Pack, Little Critter Lesson Pack, and Best of Inchworm Online-Only Value Pack. Happy Holidays!

*Parents can pick up a free book (up to $5) on an order of $25 or more. Code: READS

QUOTE OF THE WEEK

Child: “Let's get to it!“ (Done doing keepsakes, ready to play.)

 

Have you heard something hilarious or poignant in class recently? Send your “quote of the week” to liaison@littlewonders.org.

 

Questions? Visit www.littlewonders.org, or contact your class liaison via Konstella.

Website password: Wonder18

Tel: 650.348.0736

Blog: http://www.littlewonders.org/blog/

Facebook: www.facebook.com/LittleWondersSanMateo
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ShutterFly: https://littlewonders.shutterfly.com/  (pw: LWFamily)

Support Little Wonders while you shop!

Amazon Affiliate: Click here!

ShutterFly/TinyPrints Affiliate: http://littlewonders.shutterflystorefront.com/

Primary.com: www.primary.com/school/littlewonders

Good Eggs: schools.goodeggs.com, “LITTLEWONDERS18”

Scholastic Books: www.Scholastic.com/bookclubs, Activation code “GKC39”

Minted: www.minted.com, “FUNDRAISELWPCC”