Week 7: October 29th - November 2nd
ON OUR CALENDARS
10/27 Halloween Party
11/2 Thursday PM PJ Night
11/3 Monday PM School Wash
11/6 2nd Alumni Class Meeting
11/12 Optional Parent Education Evening: “Healthy Nutrition and Cooking Tips with Young Children”
CALLING ALL BOOS AND GHOULS: HALLOWEEN PARTY TOMORROW - SATURDAY OCTOBER 27th
We are looking forward to seeing your entire family at the annual Little Wonders Halloween Party tomorrow! Remember to leave masks and “weapons” at home, but bring your costumes and a bag for goodies. Please note your class start time below and RSVP to the Paperless Post invitation if you haven’t had a chance:
Mon AM, Tues AM, Weds AM, Thurs AM and Baby Play - 9:30 to 11:00 AM;
Mon PM, Weds PM, Weds Eve., Thurs PM, Fri AM and Alumni - 11:30 to 1:00 PM.
DISCUSSION CYCLE 3 - CONTINUED
We will continue discussion cycle #3 this coming week and will be talking about Learning Through Play for all BUT Wednesday and Thursday PM. They will have a slightly different discussion on Cultivating Social/Emotional Growth Through Play. Staff will upload documents to Konstella. Please do read and share with your partners.
SCHOLASTIC OCTOBER DEALS - ORDERS DUE THURSDAY NOVEMBER 1st
We have physical catalogs for Honeybee and Club Leo in the classroom so pick one up and order this final week! Great stocking stuffers and inexpensive board books for toddlers!
Sign up at www.scholastic.com/bookclubs. When prompted enter the one-time class activation code (GKC39)
*Parents can pick up a free book (up to $5) on an order of $25 or more. Code: READS
PJ NIGHT: THURSDAY PM - FRIDAY NOVEMBER 2nd
It is Thursday PM’s turn for a pajama night this week! If you are in Thursday PM, please be sure to RSVP via Evite.
SCHOOL WASH: MONDAY PM - SATURDAY NOVEMBER 3RD
November 3 is the school wash for Monday PM. If you are in Monday PM or are doing a make-up, please RSVP to the school wash Evite sent out by firstname.lastname@example.org.
GOODEGGS FUNDRAISER UPDATE
Little Wonders has so far earned: $116!
Have you checked out our progress board in the classroom?
We are really hoping to get the 20 new customers and the $500 for the program, but we’re not there yet! Sign up TODAY!
We have some amazing parent bloggers among our ranks! Check out the latest blog post to get to know the 2018-2019 blog team. We have some great content posts in the works, so be sure to ‘like’ the Little Wonders Facebook page so you don’t miss them!
NEW MINTED.COM FUNDRAISER
You got your pictures done with Sheila, now consider using Minted.com to turn them into holiday cards! (Other pictures work as well, obviously.) 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!
DIAPER DRIVE FOR LIFEMOVES CONTINUES
Please continue to bring in diapers of all sizes during the remainder of October and into November. These diapers will go to homeless families with small children in San Mateo. To learn more about LifeMoves (formerly InnVision Shelter Network), click here.
KEEPSAKE FUNDRAISER - ORDERS OPEN TODAY
Keepsake time has arrived! These will be done in all PM and Evening classes week of Nov. 5th and all AM classes week of Nov. 12th. Any parent interested needs to pre-order pieces here. (Check out our NEW items!) Parents who wish to bring in other siblings may email email@example.com to set up an alternate time. This is a big fundraiser for LW and a great way to help the school while getting a LOT of holiday shopping done! Grandparents and Aunts and Uncles LOVE these personalized pieces! Tiles are also available for our outside wall. Order now!
PRESCHOOL DECISION HANDOUT - CLASS IS RESCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY NOVEMBER 29th 7:30-9:30.
The handout for this class is on our website and linked here! Class was rescheduled due to Mireille losing her voice and she apologizes for any inconvenience. Please contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
“Do worms pop dirt? Is this worm poop?” (child says with disgust on face holding a shovel of dirt)
Have you heard something hilarious or poignant in class recently? Send your “quote of the week” to email@example.com.
Website password: Wonder18
ShutterFly: https://littlewonders.shutterfly.com/ (pw: LWFamily)
Support Little Wonders while you shop!
Amazon Affiliate: Click here!
ShutterFly/TinyPrints Affiliate: http://littlewonders.shutterflystorefront.com/
Good Eggs: www.schools.goodeggs.com, “LITTLEWONDERS18”
Scholastic Books: www.Scholastic.com/bookclubs, Activation code “GKC39”