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Virginia Beach, VA 23455
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Upcoming Events

October 30th
Kindergarten Field Trip to Brookdale Farms

November 3rd
Lifetouch Make-up Day

November 4th
No School/Staff Day

November 7th
K - Family Fun Reading Day - 8:15
1st Grade Family Fun Reading Day - 8:45

November 11th
Veteran's Day - No School

November 14th
3rd Grade Family Fun Reading Day-10:30
2nd Grade Family Fun Reading Day-12:30

November 21st
4th Grade Family Fun Reading Day-9:40
5th Grade Family Fun Reading Day-1:20
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Grade Field Trip to the Sandler Center

Healthy Brain Tips

1. Get enough sleep. Your brain needs rest for you to learn.
2. Make healthy food choices as often as you can...fresh fruit, fresh vegetables, salads, protein like yogurt, and whole grain carbohydrates like muffins. Your brain and body need good food for fuel.
3. Drink water. Your brain needs water for you to learn.
4. Move your body. Exercise, dance, run, ride your bike, swim. Your brain needs oxygen for you to learn.
5. Give your brain a workout. Try new things. Solve another puzzle. Tackle a tough problem. Read a different book. learn new words. Your brain likes new things and likes to work to solve something.
6. Play, sing, or listen to music. Music makes you feel good. Feeling good helps you learn. Your brain likes to be stress-free.
7. Remember that you change your brain every day by working hard to learn. As you work, your brain builds better pathways, or roads, for learning. The more you PRACTICE something the EASIER it becomes to do.

Check Out Our Awesome Running Dragons!!!

Running Data from Friday, October 10, 2014
Yearly Running Data

 

Mindset Pledge

I have a fantastic brain. I take risks and learn from my mistakes I will train my brain to be fit and strong. I do not give up because the harder I try without giving up, the more I learn. Today, and everyday, I will stretch and shape my brain.

 

A Note For Parents About
Kids and Sleep

Sleepy students can be irritable, unable to focus, and unsuccessful in school.  Check out this website for some excellent parenting information and some fun activities to help you talk to your child about this important part of growing up strong and smart.

www.sleepforkids.org

2014 - 2015 Student Supply List
Click here for bus schedules.

 

Destiny at Home
(Library Catalog and Resources)

 

Click here for instructions to download the ParentVue Gradebook App

 



solpass.org
Contact your child's teacher for the password

 

9-5-2-1-0
(Each day)
9 hours of sleep
5 fruits and vegetables
no more than 2 hours of computer screen or TV time
1 hour of exercise
0 sugary drinks

Northern Virginia Healthy Kids Coalition." 'Northern Virginia Healthy Kids Coalition' N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Jan. 2014.

 

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