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Dear Capri Families,
 
As we move into the busy month of December, here are some important things to note:
 
 
  1.  Collections for the Holiday Drive end on December 13th . The Drive for Families happens on December 18th  this year.
 
Thank you to all who have donated this far!
 
  1.  The last student day in December is the 19th. No school on Friday, December 20.
  2.  Classes resume on January 6, 2020.
 
The article linked below is about the challenges of parenting when our child has a different personality than our own. I find Dr. Brooks, the author, to be most helpful and a wealth of resources. Feel free to read and I always welcome your feedback.
 
https://www.drrobertbrooks.com/acceptance-parenting-challenge/?utm_source=November+2019&utm_campaign=November+2019+Article&utm_medium=email
 
Most sincerely,
 
Principal Lancon
 

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Estimadas familias de Capri:
 
A medida que avanzamos en el mes de diciembre, aquí hay algunas cosas importantes a tener en cuenta:
 
1. La Colecta de Regalos finaliza el 13 de diciembre. Los regalos se distribuirán  el 18 de diciembre de este año.

¡Gracias a todos los que han donado hasta ahora!

2. El último día de clases es el 19 de diciembre. No habra clases el viernes 20 de diciembre.
3. Los estudiantes regresan a clases el 6 de enero de 2020.
 
 El enlace del articulo a continuación trata sobre los desafíos en la crianza del hijo cuando el/ella tiene una personalidad diferente a la nuestra. Me parece que el Dr. Brooks, el autor, es de gran ayuda y da una gran cantidad de recursos. Siéntase libre de leer y siempre agradeceré sus comentarios.
 
https://www.drrobertbrooks.com/acceptance-parenting-challenge/?utm_source=November+2019&utm_campaign=November+2019+Article&utm_medium=email
 
 
 
Sinceramente,
 
Directora Carrie Lancon
 

HOLIDAY DRIVE

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WHAT'S HAPPENING IN ART?
Kinder: Polar Bears
 This week kinders will watercolor their background, cut their polar bear out and glue it on the background.
 
1st Grade: Snowman Perspectives

 1st grader are continuing to learn about drawing different perspectives. This week, we will draw a snowman at an angle and use oil pastels to cast shadows.
 
 2nd Grade: 4 Perspective Drawing
Students will explore perspectives and how it can be used in art to show a point of view.
 
3rd Grade: Oil Pastel Pumpkins
Students will finish our crazy oil pastel pumpkins.
 
4th Grade: Portraits
 Ms. Santolalla and Ms. Palacios' student are finishing their self portraits.
 
5th Grade: Animal Portrait
Groups Yellow and Orange are continuing to work on the realism portion of their animal with graphite pencils, erasers and blending tools. We are specifically looking at how to draw and shade fur.
  
6th Grade: Color Theory
Groups Yellow and Orange will look at the theory of color so that we can prepare to watercolor our Jasper Johns number artwork next week.
 


WHAT'S HAPPENING IN SCIENCE?
Tuesday
 
3rd grade – Animals – Inherited and Environmental Traits, Lapbook Projects
 
       Create a lapbook project, adding traits about the animal you researched.
       Become an expert on one animal and it’s traits.
 
4th grade –  Animals – Physical and Behavioral Adaptations, Lapbook Projects
 
Create a lapbook project, creating an animal using different adaptations we have learned about.  Become an expert on different animal adaptations.
      
Wednesday
 
1st grade -  Parts and Function of Plants (Roots), Day #2, Mystery Science
 
                   Create a wind-proof umbrella.
 
5th grade – Ecosystems and Food Web, Lapbook project
 
Create a lapbook project, choosing an ecosystem from the ones you researched.  Become an expert on one ecosystem.
 
Thursday
 
2nd grade – Animal and Plant Habitats, Lapbook project
 
Choose two habitats from the ones you researched.  Create a lapbook project  and compare and contrast two habitats.  Become an expert on two different habitats.   
 
6th grade – Thermal Energy, Solar Oven Cooking Day – postponed for sun
 
                   Potential Energy Popsicle Stick Chain Reaction Experiment
 
 
Friday
 
Kindergarten – Animal Needs, Lapbook project
                          
Create a lapbook project about an animal and what it needs to survive, choosing from ones you researched.  Become an expert on one animal and it’s needs.
 

Dear Parents:

The holidays are quickly approaching and there is a great opportunity to give back to our school during this gift-giving season.  Do you shop on Amazon.com?  If you do, shop through smile.amazon.com!  Amazon will donate 0.5% to Capri PTA for every eligible purchase.  No extra cost to you and a great way to support our wonderful PTA-sponsored programs.

Thank you,

Capri PTA

 

Queridos Padres,

Las vacaciones se acercan rápidamente y hay una gran oportunidad para ayudar a nuestra escuela, durante esta temporada de las celebraciones, en qual se dan regalos y compartimos momentos especiales con la familia. ¿Compra usted en Amazon.com? ¡Si, sí compra a través de Amazon.com, tome el tiempo y compre a través de smile.amazon.com para poder ayudar a nuestra escuela sin tener que hacer mucho! Básicamente, Amazon donará 0.5% al program de Capri PTA por cada compra elegible que usted hace. Sin ningún costo adicional para usted y una gran manera de apoyar a nuestra maravillosa programa PTA-patrocinado programas.

Gracias,

Capri PTA


December 19, 2019
Pajama Day
December 19, 2019
Spirit Assembly
December 20, 2019 - January 3, 2020
Winter Break - No school
January 6, 2019
Classes Resume

December 19, 2019
Dia de Piyamas
December 19, 2019
Asamblea Escolar
December 20, 2019 - January 3,2020
Vacaciones de Invierno - No habra clases
January 6,2020
Regreso a la Escuela
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