Help the 8th grade class bring
much-needed water wells to the
developing country of South Sudan
(See Mrs. Vance's website for more information)
Goal: to raise at least $1,000 at SCE!
When: Every Wednesday for the months of
*click the link above to watch the 8th grade commercial
INCENTIVE: As you help restore life in South Sudan, be sure to place your $ into the jar of the teacher that you would like to see duct-taped to the wall:
Mr. Pharris (Vote for him!)
Mr. Maxwell Mr. Atkinson Mrs. Cole Ms. Babich
Mrs. V. Wyatt Mrs. Mackzum
***The teacher with the most money raised will become
one with the wall in December!***
Important Dates to Remember:
Coats for the Cold - Collecting now until Monday, November 20th
Now until December 1st - Book Drive Challenge
We challenge all our students to bring one book to donate.
Donations Guidelines:New or Gently Used
No writing on inside or on the outside of books
Learning Lab -
(Offered daily from 2:40 until buses are called)
Students are able to work on the following in my room:
*Extra Help *AR Testing *Writing Corrections
*Homework * Absent Work
Absent students will need to make arrangements to stay after school with
Mrs. Hillis or myself, until all work is completed.
(Students should look for their name on one of our boards, if required to stay)
Students are only allowed to take AR tests in my room.
(Students have the opportunity to test during morning AR time or learning lab.)
~ AR read for 20 minutes or more a night
~Extension Read -Gary Paulsen fiction book due: November 20th
(Worth: two AR points or more)
South Cumberland Elementary School
We will strive to become strong leaders through lifelong learning and academic excellence.
~ Putting Kids First ~
AR Theme: Reading "Shore" is Fun!