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First, Happy Memorial Day! Don’t forget GCPS is CLOSED tomorrow, Monday, May 31, 2021.
Family Engagement Survey Follow Up
One of our school goals this year (and every year) is to build relationships and continue to create a culture that engages every family through effective communication. Please answer a few brief questions letting us know how we are doing! IF you would prefer a paper copy of they survey please reach out to your child’s teacher or reply to the email version of this message. https://forms.gle/epJbLm8ZuAiVoyaB9
In-person students in Grades 3-5 to return iPads, charger cords, charger blocks and Kajeets (if issued one) this Wednesday, June 2.
Virtual students will have collection next week at the GES bus loop on Wednesday, June 9 from 2-6pm and Friday, June 11 from 8am-4:30pm.
Summer Send Off Packets
In person students will be bringing home Summer Send off packets this week. Parents, there are several things in there for you so be on the lookout. You will find information on helping your child avoid the “summer slide” and some information on how your family can get books at BES all summer long using the Little Free Library located out front.
For Virtual Families, if you would like to pick up a packet which will include a book, BES Water Bottle, summer scavenger hunts, and information on keeping your child reading and learning this summer you can still visit the link to sign up here.
Lastly, this week and next we’ll be sharing some summer reading tips. Building your child’s vocabulary is an important part of their reading journey! Check out our full newsletter for 10 easy ways to help increase your child’s vocabulary this summer!