We are so proud of the many students who have been reading and participating in Book Adventure. Now, your child can participate in a contest through Book Adventure. It is the Walking with Dinosaurs Reading Contest. Here are more details!
NEW Walking with Dinosaurs Reading Contest
Motivating children to read is an important factor in student achievement and creating lifelong successful readers. Research has shown that children who are motivated and spend more time reading do better in school.
Help children discover that reading can be fun!
From November 1 – December 20, read books offline and then quiz online to earn points and enter for a chance to win prizes!
3 Grand Prize Winners each win:
4 movie tickets and a set of all official movie companion books
5 First Prize Winners each win:4 movie tickets
5 Second Prize Winners each win:
Select official movie companion books
25 Third Prize Winners each win:
Official movie posters
Let’s see how many Brecknock students can be winners in this contest!
Markey Day is having a Great Grocery Giveaway. Click here to learn more and enter the contest.
Join the PTO in the computer lab tonight at 6:30 to get help signing up for Scrip Center. This easy fundraiser is a great way to help the PTO earn money while just purchasing the tings that you would normally purchase.
Following this help session, our regular PTO meeting will be held in the library at 7:00 PM.
See you there!
Our Brecknock PTO does an amazing job supporting many school events such as RIF, field trips, field day, and so much more. This year, the PTO would like to earn its annual budget through a simple fundraiser called Scrip Center. All that families need to do is order gift cards for things that they would normally purchase. Learn more about how to become involved with the details on the attached documents.
Scrip Center Cover Page
Shop with Scrip Instructions
Students are well under way reading and quizzing on Book Adventure.
Your child can earn points for school prizes and Book Adventure prizes. You can find out which books have quizzes at www.bookadventure.com
Remember, you can make this a family activity. Just contact your child’s teacher or Mrs. Andersen if you need any information.
3rd through 6th grade students have been enjoying the opportunity to go out with Mrs. Epler for morning mile on the playground. This is a great, healthy way to start their school day!
6th grade safety patrol have started and are going a great job on the buses, in the hallways, at breakfast, at morning mile, and on the bus ramp. We know they will keep on doing amazing work to help keep our school a positive place for everyone.
Morning Mile is back again this year! Students in grades 3-6 have the opportunity to walk/jog/run around the playground before school with Mrs. Epler.
Odd Days – Grades 3 & 5
Even Days – Grades 4 & 6
Board the Bus Bowlers begins on Tuesday, September 17th. Students who have registered for this program will board the bus to Blue Ball Lanes after school.