The Week Ahead for December 2nd – 6th

snowflake (2)We hope everyone enjoyed the snow on the first day of December!  This was a wonderful way to start the month!!

Here’s what’s happening in the week ahead, at Bastion…

Monday, December 2nd
Scholastic Book Fair Begins.
The Scholastic Book Fair will take place this week, with the final day being Thursday, December 5th. Families and students will be able to visit the Library to look at and purchase books before school, at Recess and Lunch, or after school until 4:00 pm. Thank you for supporting our Book Fair and school!

Tuesday, December 3rd
New Learning Resource Teacher.
Bastion Elementary has received some additional Learning Resource Teacher time and our new LRT, Korrie Mueller, will begin today. We’re happy to have Mrs. Mueller join our Bastion team, to help support students!

Wednesday, December 4th
Poinsettia Pick-up.
Families and community members who purchased poinsettias, through our PAC fundraiser, can stop by the school between 7:30 am and 4:30 pm. The poinsettias can be picked-up in the gym. Thank you for supporting our PAC’s fundraising efforts, which supports activities and programs at our school!

Thursday, December 5th
Scholastic Book Fair Ends.
Sales for the Scholastic Book Fair will end at 3:00 pm. At 3:00 pm, the Book Fair will be packed up. Volunteers to assist Mme Murrells-Allaway pack up the Book Fair will be greatly appreciated.
Fun Food Orders Due. If you need to order for December’s Fun Food Day, today (Thursday) is the final day to submit those orders.

Friday, December 6th
Field Trip to Curling Club.
Mrs. Kehl’s Grade 4/5 class will be going to the SA Curling Club for their first of three curling sessions. Families can help their children get ready by having them practice sweeping up crumbs and dirt at home and yelling “Hurry Hard”!!
Choir Celebration. Mme Shannon has organized a pizza party celebration for our choir, to acknowledge all of the hard work the choir has been putting to practice their songs. The celebration will take place right after school.

Here is a reminder of the Winter Concert information that was posted last week:

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Finally… our CBC Music Class Challenge submissions have been posted to CBC’s Music Class YouTube channel. We’re very proud of our students’ performances, under the leadership of Mme Shannon! Here are Bastion Elementary’s two submissions: