Winter STEM Challenges-Mrs. Brinchek is preparing for our winter STEM challenges and could use your help with materials. Use the links below for information and to sign up to bring in materials.
First Grade: Save the Gingerbread Man from the Hungry Fox-http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080944abab22a20-first1
Second Grade: Catch the Gingerbread Man-http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080944abab22a20-20171
Third Grade: Coming Soon!
Fourth Grade: Snowball Launch-http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080944abab22a20-4thgrade
Fifth Grade: Present Drop-http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080944abab22a20-20172
Fifth Grade Envirothon-Are you a fifth grader interested in joining our Envirothon team? The NC Envirothon is an annual competition testing 5th graders, middle school and high school students on (5) key environmental areas: Soils/Land Use, Aquatic Ecology, Forestry, Wildlife, and Current Environmental Issues. More information and the application can be found here: https://goo.gl/fyevJg
Book Fair-The Wild West Book Fair will be at Abbotts Creek on November 27 through December 5. Here's Mrs. Darwin to share a little more about it: https://goo.gl/KTh8Kb Students will have the opportunity to preview the fair and create wishlists during their investigations times. Mark your calendars for Family Night, December 4th from 6-8pm and a special time for adults to shop from 7-8:30AM on December 5. Are you interested in helping out at the fair? Sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040f4ba9ab2ea31-wild
Readvolution-ACES is proud to be part of the Readvolution, a partnership between WCPSS and the Carolina Hurricanes to encourage students to read outside the classroom. For more information: https://www.nhl.com/hurricanes/community/readvolution To submit the minutes you've read: http://readvolution.cengage.com/
Here Comes the Bus-WCPSS families are now able to use a free tracking system to locate their child's bus to figure out when it is expected to arrive at their stop. Check out: http://www.wcpss.net/herecomesthebus for more information.
PTA-We love our PTA and everything they do for our students and our school! Are you interested in joining and/or volunteering? Check out their website for more information: http://www.abbottscreekpta.org.
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM PTA Board Meeting
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM 2nd grade Cultural Connections Program
Parents will learn the benefits of a growth mindset, how to encourage a growth mindset in students, and key resources to support their Academically or Intellectually Gifted (AIG) student.
This evening event at Martin Middle School provides parents an opportunity to learn about special education services, related services and community resources for students with disabilities.