Daily Archives: February 29, 2020

Week of March 2, 2020

Mrs. Piatt’s Weekly Newsletter

*Central Manor will be celebrating “March Gladness” with some special activities throughout the month. Stay tuned to the “Special Reminders” for upcoming dates.

*There are a LOT of graded assignments, tests and quizzes coming home in brown folders on Monday.

*Last week’s spelling list was a challenging one. I continue to encourage students to study a few words each night to build good study skills. Thank you for your support!

Special Reminders:

*Monday – School-wide “Readcess” in honor of Dr. Suess’s birthday

*Friday – Cozy Up with a good book and wear PJs. Students can also bring a small flashlight.

*Friday – Spelling Test

*Friday – Spring Picture Day (only for those who order pictures)

*Friday – PTO Movie Night at CM (Doors open at 5:30 and the movie begins at 6:00)

Looking Ahead…

*Monday, March 9 – PTO Meeting (6:30 in the CM Library)

*Friday, March 13 – 1:30 Early Dismissal

*Wednesday, March 25 – School Wide Art Show from 6-8 PM at CM! Your child’s artwork will be on display, AND this is also the pick up night for Gertrude Hawk candy if you placed an order!

*Friday, March 27 – Weather Make-Up Day

*Sunday, March 29 – Grandparent/Special Friend Bingo is back! Doors open at 3:30, Bingo begins at 4:00. Admission is free, however extra cards, concession items and raffle tickets are available for purchase.

*April 9 – Weather Make-Up Day

*April 10 – No School

*April 13 – Weather Make-Up Day

*Monday, April 20 – PSSA ELA Testing in the morning

*Tuesday, April 21 – PSSA ELA Testing in the morning

*Wednesday, April 22 – PSSA ELA Testing in the morning

*Friday, April 24 – 12:10 Early Dismissal

*Monday, April 27 – PSSA Math Testing in the morning

*Tuesday, April 28 – PSSA Math Testing in the morning

*Wednesday, April 29 – PSSA Science Testing in the morning

*Thursday, April 30 – PSSA Science Testing in the morning

What are we learning this week?

English Language Arts (ELA): We will begin a unit on author’s claim this week. This unit will have us reading various passages and articles and highlighting the evidence that author’s provide when making a claim.

Math: We will take our test on Customary Units of Measurement this week. Our next unit on Metric Units of Measurement is a short one!

Science: We will be building circuits this week.