Mrs. Schultz & Mrs. Stevens

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    This MOODLE Site was updated by

    Mrs.Schultz & Mrs. Stevens  on 5/ 2/ 16 

    Scroll down to find the following updates:

    **EPIC *Read Amazing Children's Books

    https://www.getepic.com/

    Stacey.Schultz@apps.district196.org (NOTICE:  The email is different'-include the word 'apps'

    Password:  Grade3 (ALL students have the 'SAME' password to log in---and then they can access their 'profile' in the website.  Each student has a UNIQUE 4-digit pin....students are NOT TO ACCESS any other accounts-only their own.)

    Array Creations & Number Line 

    Learning FUN in Math

    Grade 3 ~ December/January

     

    HOUR OF CODE

    https://code.org/learn

    SHAPES

    https://www.thatquiz.org/tq-f/?-j6ofv-l2-n18-p0

    Find the 'unknown' -- 'missing' number

    https://www.thatquiz.org/tq-1/?-jg13-lc-nu-p0

    Greater/ Less Than/ Equal to

    https://www.thatquiz.org/tq-8/?-j6-lc-n18-p0

    Grade 3

    **** Welcome to 3rd grade!  ****

    Your two teachers this year will be:  Mrs. Schultz (PM)  & Mrs. Stevens (AM)

    3rd grade co-teachers

    What's for Lunch?       Click here for the DP Lunch Menu       

    Pathways for April 29, 2016

    Mark your calendar!

    May 6th (Fri.) – Scholarship Recipient Breakfast at 8:00 am

    May 6th (Fri.) – Track and Field Day for Kindergarten to Fourth Grade

    *See more PTO Events in the PTO Section

    Future Events:

    May 9th (Mon.) – Track and Field Day for Fifth Grade at EVHS

    May 9th (Mon.) – PTO Chipotle Night in Apple Valley from 4:00 – 8:00 PM

    May 9th (Mon.) – Fourth Grade Band Open House from 4:00 – 6:45 PM at Highland Elementary

    May 10th (Tues.) – Fourth Grade Band Open House from 4:00 – 6:45 PM at Highland Elementary

     

    Library Book Swap – Volunteers Needed!

    As part of “Children’s Book Week”, Diamond Path will hold our annual used paperback Book Swap.  The Book Swap will be held during the school day on Tuesday, May 3rd, for Third, Fourth, and Fifth grade, and Wednesday, May 4th, for Kindergarten, First, and  Second grade.  A permission slip went home in Friday Folders on April 15th.   If you’re interested in volunteering to help with this project, please sign up at http://www.district196.org/dpweb/volunteerDP/index.cfm.  The following volunteer opportunities are available:

    ·    Wednesday, May 3rd and Thursday, May 4th, the library needs two volunteers to help students pick out books from the book swap.  There are two sessions to choose from 9:30-11:30 am or 1:30-3:30 pm.

    Wheelbarrows Needed

    DP Arbor Week is the week of May 9th – 13th. DP Arbor Week is an annual event during which students, teachers and parents care for the Diamond Path “Arboretum.”

    We need wheelbarrows to move wood chips during Arbor week. If you have a wheelbarrow that DP can use, please email Jane Eaton at jane.eaton@district196.org

    Make sure your wheelbarrow is clearly labeled with your name. Wheelbarrows can be dropped off by the back door on Friday, May 6 or Monday, May 13 and picked up the following Friday or Monday. 

    Thank you for helping to make Diamond Path green and beautifu

    Diamond Path Art Program – Instagram

    For all of you who have Instagram, be sure to follow the Diamond Path Art program at @diamondpath_art.  Mr. Rode posts examples of student work every day.  This is a great way to be in the loop and to see what these talented students are doing on a daily basis!"

     

    Not Returning to Diamond Path Next Year?

    If your student(s) will not be returning to Diamond Path for the 2016/2017 school year, please call the office as soon as possible at 952-423-7695 and let the office staff know your children’s names and where they will attend in the fall. This is very important information for us to have for planning purposes.  Thank you!

    ****HELP PLEASE****

    Volunteer Opportunities:

    Library Book Swap

    Wednesday, May 3rd and Thursday, May 4th, the library needs two volunteers to help students pick out books from the book swap.  There are two sessions to choose from 9:30-11:30 am or 1:30-3:30 pm.

    Track and Field Day

    Kindergarten – Fourth Grade will have Track and Field Day on Friday, May 6th and Fifth Grade will have Track and Field Day at Eastview High School on Monday, May 9th

    Please feel free to contact me with any questions! 

    Cindy Wallace

    Parent Volunteer Coordinator

    cynthia.wallace@district196.org

    Diamond Path FACEBOOK page!

    Have you checked out our Facebook Page?  We’ve recently posted a link to a website that Mr. Aronson’s class put together!  Also, there are pictures and a video of Mrs. Cooley receiving the Teacher of the Year award from Fox News! 

    This Facebook page will be used to post information about upcoming school events, reminders, volunteer opportunities, and more!  Please “like” us at https://www.facebook.com/Diamond-Path-School-of-International-Studies-394937070703573/timeline/

    Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

    DIAMOND PATH PTO DESCRIPTION

    The Diamond Path Parent Teacher Organization (DP PTO) is a nonprofit group comprised of parents and educators working together to promote and encourage communication within the Diamond Path community. The DP PTO also sponsors and organizes school fundraising and social events, which help to deepen our community spirit and evolvement as well as enrich our children’s educational, social, and developmental experiences.

     

    OPEN PTO POSITIONS 2016-2017:

    Officer Positions (Must come from current board)

    ·  Vice President

    ·  Communications Director

    ·  Co-Treasurer

    Grade Liaisons

    ·  Kindergarten

    Fundraising Coordinators

    ·  Box Tops

    ·  Pahl’s Fundraiser

    Event Coordinators

    ·  Fall Conference Dinner

    ·  Game Night

    ·  Winter Conference Dinner

    ·  Staff Appreciation Luncheon

     

    CONTACT DIAMONDPATHPTO@GMAIL.COM TO SIGN UP TODAY!

     

    PTO FAMILY FUN FEST THANK YOU!

    A special PTO THANK YOU to all the coordinators, parents, volunteers, teachers, students, and community members that helped make Family Fun Fest a great success!! Your ongoing support is much appreciated!

     

    FAMILY FUN FEST SURVEY

    A Family Fun Fest Survey was distributed in last week’s Friday Folders. Please complete and send back to school with Folders if you have not already. Thanks for your ongoing dedication and support. The DP PTO values your inputs and contributions.

     

    PAHL'S MARKET FUNDRAISER!

    The Pahl's Market Spring Shopping Fundraiser Event will be May 16th - June 3rd, 2016. You can help Diamond Path PTO by purchasing your spring plants and garden supplies at Pahl's Market in Apple Valley during this event. At the conclusion of the event, Pahl's Market will donate 10% of our total purchases back to Diamond Path PTO (less tax). Look for a flyer with coupons in your child's Friday folder. Present one of the coupons at the time of purchase, and share the other coupons with family and friends.

    UPCOMING EVENTS:

    ·  May 16th (Monday), 6:30-8PM:  May PTO Meeting at Diamond Path Elementary

    ·  May 26th (Thursday), 10:30 AM-1:30 PM: Staff Appreciation Luncheon

    ·  May 30th (Monday), All Day: “TAKEOUT TONIGHT!”  Culver’s, 5-7PM 4TH and 5TH Grade Night!

    ·  05 June (Sunday), 1:10PM:  Twins Game vs. the Tampa Bay Rays

    LIKE DP PTO ON FACEBOOK!

    Did you know that the DP PTO has a Facebook page where information and reminders are posted regarding school and PTO events, meetings, volunteer opportunities, Take-Out Tonight, and more! To receive these notices, like us today by searching within Facebook for the "Diamond Path Parent Teacher Organization" page or simply visit https://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/diamondpathpto.

     

    First Day of School Pictures

    ** Grade 3 ** 2015-2016 School Year    

    Diamond Path Elementary
    School of International Studies
    Contact information:
    Stacey.Schultz@district196.org

    Pamela.Stevens@district196.org
    www.district196.org/dp
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