Dear Olive Families,
I hope you all had a wonderful and restful break. The weeks between Thanksgiving and Winter break are quite busy. Here are some important dates to remember.
Friday, Dec. 4, 9:00 a.m.: First Friday Coffee guest; Laura Kennett from Marin County Library/Novato will share ideas on how to read to your child, great book ideas and services at the Novato libraries for families. Be sure to join us.
Monday, Dec. 7, 11:00-12:00: Hour of Coding Kick off for 2nd-5th grade students. An Olive kindergarten parent, Rachel Rose, is the senior engineer for research and development at Lucas Films and the lead for animation and creature development (love that title!!) working on the Star Wars movie. Ms. Rose will share with Olive students why coding is so important in film and in other parts of our life. During the week students will work in the lab on how to code. Please look at these links for more information on coding:
Hour of Code Video
Hour of Code News Article
Tuesday, Dec. 8, 12:45: Railroad Safety Assemblies. Especially important with the SMART rail in our backyard.
Wednesday, Dec. 9: Walk and Roll to School-ride you bike, your scooter or walk to school and reduce pollution.
Friday, Dec. 11: Holiday Store and Movie Night
Monday, Dec. 14: 3:15 ELAC meeting
Wednesday, Dec. 16: 5th grade State Expo
All my best,