P.S.188Q

February Poster Contest!

Successful Students are Punctual!

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  • Please create a poster for submission!

 

  • Students in grades PK-5 are eligible to participate!
  • The theme for February is Successful Students are Punctual!
  • The poster should be on paper that is 8 ½ x 14 inches (legal size) or smaller.
  • The poster can include both typed and drawn pictures and fonts.
  • Be sure to include your name and class on the front of the poster.
  • No glitter.
  • Ideas to include in the poster:
    • Come to school on time!
    • Unpack quickly and be ready to start the day!
    • Listen to announcements!
    • Copy all your homework!

 

Winners will be selected by Dr. Caraisco.

All entries due by February 28, 2017

Winners will be announced in March 2017.

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P.S.188Q

Creative Writing Contest!

historical fiction

Please write a short story for submission!

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  • Students in grades K-5 are eligible to participate!
  • The genre is Historical Fiction.
  • The story can be any length you choose.
  • The story can be hand-written (as neatly as possible) or typed.
  • Story elements to consider:
    • Mixture of real and fictional people and events.
    • Characters involved in a conflict or realistic problem for that time period.
    • Characters usually change as a result of a problem.
    • Intriguing plot that creates suspense.
    • Plot makes sense and has a solution.
    • Setting is a particular historical geographical location.
    • Time is a particular historical period.
    • Dialog is realistic.
    • Reflects the values and spirits of the time and culture.
    • Can be told in first-person or third-person voice.

Winners will be selected by Dr. Caraisco.

All entries due by February 28, 2017

Winners will be announced in March 2017.

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Creative Writing Contest!

P.S. 188Q
Creative Writing Contest!

mystery

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Please write a short story for submission!

  • Students in grades K-5 are eligible to participate!
  • The genre is mystery
  • The story can be any length you choose.
  • The story can be hand-written (as neatly as possible) or typed.
  • Story elements to consider:
    • Characters are usually realistic, ordinary people.
    • Characters usually change as a result of a problem.
    • Place is imaginary but possible.
    • Must be believable.
    • Usually contains a problem or puzzling event for characters to resolve/solve.
    • Author usually uses foreshadowing or clues to tease the reader’s curiosity.
    • Dialog is realistic.
    • Can be told in first-person or third-person voice.

Winners will be selected by Dr. Caraisco.

All entries due by January 31, 2017

Winners will be announced in February 2017.

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Respect for All Other! Winners

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Dear Chorus and Violin Families,

You are cordially invited to The Winter Concert on Wednesday, December, 14th. The concert will take place in the auditorium at 9:20 A.M.
Please follow the link below for more information and to let us know if you will be attending.

Looking forward to seeing you there!

https://goo.gl/forms/0olxwg6nMFkoTJLq2

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Congratulations
to Isabella Antal for
winning the District 26 Respect for All Contest!

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Congratulations to Josephine Wong for receiving honorable mention. 

Isabella and Josephine will be acknowledged and celebrated at the November 30th CDEC meeting.

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Malika Brijmohan (1st Place)

Melissa Tyska

Giovanni Vitale

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Mallory Guludec (3rd Place)

Mariam Sheikh

Daniel Zheng

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Stella Fan

Nicolas Lin (2nd Place)

Madeline Poon

Top 3 contestants move on to the District wide spelling bee!

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open-schoolOpen School Week is a wonderful opportunity for parents to visit the school and see what their children are learning.  You will have the chance to observe your child in his/her classroom during a lesson. Please remember that this is not the venue for individual conferences with your child’s teacher.

 

The following schedule has been set for Open School Week this year. 

11/14               8:00 – 10:00 a.m.        Pre-K

11/15               8:00 – 10:00 a.m.        Kindergarten

11/16               8:30 – 10:30 a.m.         First Grade

11/17               8:30 – 10:30 a.m.         Second Grade

11/18               8:30 – 10:30 a.m.         Third Grade    

11/21              8:30 – 10:30 a.m.          Fourth Grade

11/22              8:30 – 10:30 a.m.         Fifth Grade

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November Poster Contest

P.S.188Q

November Poster Contest!

Excellence Begins with You!

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  • Please create a poster for submission!
  • Students in grades PK-5 are eligible to participate!
  • The theme for November is Excellence Begins with You!
  • The poster should be on paper that is 8 ½ x 14 inches (legal size) or smaller.
  • The poster can include both typed and drawn pictures and fonts.
  • Be sure to include your name and class on the front of the poster.
  • No glitter.
  • Ideas to include in the poster:
    • Dress for success!
    • Follow the school dress code with pride every day.
    • No high heels.
    • Wear sneakers on PE days!

Winners will be selected by Dr. Caraisco.

All entries due by November 30, 2016

Winners will be announced in December 2016.

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