Fallsmead PTA Newsletter 11/26

posted Nov 26, 2014, 12:11 PM by FallsmeadPTA Web Admin   [ updated Nov 26, 2014, 12:11 PM ]
 
SPECIAL PARENT MEETING
 

The Fallsmead and Lakewood PTAs are partnering together for a special parent meeting on Cyber Safety which will take the place of our usual PTA meeting on December 2nd at 7 pm.
This session, featuring Mr. Steve Chaikin, the Assistant States Attorney for Montgomery County and Division Chief, Community Prosecution Unit, will provide tips on how to keep children of all ages safe while using cyber resources. This meeting will be held at Lakewood Elementary School. Coffee and treats will be served, and babysitting will be available. Contact Cheryl Miller with any questions.
HELP FALLSMEAD WHILE YOU SHOP

With Black Friday/Cyber Monday weekend approaching, please remember to make your online holiday purchases throughAmazonSmile. With everything you buy, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Fallsmead!

 
And, don't forget to take advantage of similar programs through Giant, Safeway, Harris Teeter, and Target. A portion of all your purchases can go back to Fallsmead - all you have to do is register your customer loyalty cards. Please click here for more information.
CALLING ALL BAKERS

It's the most wonderful time of the year!  It's also the most delicious time... Fallsmead PTA is looking for cookie makers of all ages to MAKE HOLIDAY COOKIES to show appreciation to the Fallsmead Staff on Friday, December 12th. If you are able to contribute, please sign up here. 



 
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT
Our second Family Movie Night is planned for Friday, December 12th. There will be a 6 & 8 pm showing. Children will get the chance to vote for the 2 movies that will be shown (more details to follow).
MESSAGE FROM THE YEARBOOK COMMITTEE

In order to make this year's yearbook the best it can be, we need your help! The Yearbook Committee needs photos,photographers and a Photo Coordinator for each grade. We hope to have everyone included in this year's book. Please sign up to coordinate the photos for your grade herePhotos can be submitted via disk in the Main office or through email. 


 
COMMON CORE HOMEWORK HELP

Looking for Common Core Homework tips? Click here for some parent resource suggestions provided by NBC4 DC.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
In honor of Thanksgiving,we'd like to give thanks for all of the wonderful children, parents, teachers, and staff that make Fallsmead the amazing school that it is!


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