Coming This Week: February 22, 2015

 

 

Coming This Week: February 22, 2015

123-free-dolphin-vector-art-l S.W.E.B.S. Focus: Rule #2

I will follow directions the first time given.

Leader In Me Focus of the Week:  

Habit 1- Be Proactive…I am in charge & Habit 2- Begin with the End in Mind…Have a Plan!


Friday, February 20th:

  • Dobson’s Annual African American History Assembly at 2:15 in the auditorium

Mark Your Calendars:

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  • March 3rd: Dr. Seuss Day
  • March 4th: 6:00-7:00 Home and School Meeting in Room 202
  • March 4th: 7:00-8:00 Special Presentation for our Teachers and Parents on Inviting Families Into the Classroom by author Lynne Strieb.  The first 20 parents who attend the meeting will receive a free copy of the book!
  • March 6th: Leader of the Month Assembly
  • March 13th: Fun Friday
  • March 18th: 12:10pm Dismissal for Students

 

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As the countdown to the PSSA begins, help your student “Buzy Bees” prepare for the test with some simple tips!  The Buzy Bee will be adding some helpful information to the Coming This Week Post to help us all be ready to ROCK THE TEST!

Testing Tips for At Home, At School and During The Test:

RockthePSSAPSSA Testing Tips for Parents:

To help your child prepare adequately for the PSSA tests, you can do several things to encourage your child to do his/her best.

At Home:

  • Eat a balanced and healthy breakfast!
  • Get a good night’s sleep!
  • READ EVERY NIGHT!

At School:

  • Follow the 7 habits of Happy Kids and Teens!
    • Be Proactive
    • Begin with the End in Mind
    • Put First Things First
    • Think Win-Win
    • Seek First to Understand, Then to be Understood
    • Synergize
    • Sharpen the Saw
  • Arrive to school on time each day, ready to work and ready to stay all day!
  • Read carefully & take your time!
  • Stay calm, cool and collected! Don’t forget to Sharpen the Saw!

During the Test:

  • Come up with the answer in your head before  looking at the possible answers, this way, the choices given on the test won’t throw you off or trick you.
  • Read the question before you look at the answers.
  • Eliminate answers you know aren’t right!
  • Take your Time!
  • Read all the choices before choosing your answer.

December HSA Newsletter is here!!

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The new December Newsletter is available for your viewing pleasure!  This month’s issue features a spotlight on the 8th Grade Science as well as the Student Council and Safety Installation and TOYS!

There is also some really valuable information in our new “Nurse’s Corner” from Ms. Nicols about Asthma.

Click the link to download a copy! December Newsletter

November HSA Newsletter is here!!

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The new November Newsletter is available for your viewing pleasure!  This month’s issue features a spotlight on the Robotics Team!

There is also some really valuable information in our new “Nurse’s Corner” from Ms. Nicols about the Ebola Virus.

The newsletter also features amazing photographic highlights from our Halloween Celebrations as well as some interesting information about Family Dinners and how they can help our children succeed academically and socially!

Click the link to download a copy! November 2014 Newsletter

Coming This Week: October 19, 2014

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Coming This Week: October 19, 2014

S.W.E.B.S. Focus: Rule #4

I will solve my problems peacefully.


Monday, October 19th, 2014:

  • Relocation Drill to North Light

Tuesday, October 20th, 2014:

  • 3:15pm Home and School Meeting (Dobson Auditorium)
  • Volleyball Tournament at Hill Side

Wednesday, October 21st, 2014:

  • Soccer Game: Away
    • 1:40 Dismissal

Friday, October 23rd, 2014:

  • Come Support Our Teachers as they participate in another week of informational picketing.  Bring your students with you!  Help us show our teachers that we are behind them and off of their hard work for Dobson’s students!!
    • When:  8:00am-8:21am
    • Where: Dobson’s Front Steps

date-clipart-1000125put_this_on_calendar_clip_artMark Your Calendars:

  • October 31st: Halloween Parade/Dance
  • November 3rd-4th: Staff Only
  • November 4th: Election Day!
  • November 11th: Veterans Day (No School)
  • November 17th: 3rd-5th Grade Trip to the Philadelphia Orchestra
  • November 19th: 12:10pm Dismissal
  • November 27th-28th: Thanksgiving Break