“Children start off reading in books about lions and giraffes and so on, but they also-if they’re lucky enough and have reasonable privileges of any human being-are able to go into a garden and turn over stone and see a worm and see a slug and see an ant.”
March is a busy month with lots of opportunities for reading and fun!
Thursday, March 1 – Mr. Boomsma will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Monday, March 5 – Bookworms are invited to attend the “GrowME” meeting to help plan school activities by gardeners, farmers, and other volunteers. The meeting will be held at 9 AM at the PCSWCD office in Dover Foxcroft. Contact Mr. Boomsma for more information.
Tuesday, March 6 – Mr. Boomsma will be at the school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Thursday, March 8 – Mrs. Leeman will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Monday, March 12th – Mrs. Marsh, Mrs. Bosworth and Mr. Boomsma will be at the school for GrowME activities with kindergarten and first graders!
Tuesday, March 13th – Mr. Boomsma will be at the school for GrowME–making butter with second graders! Mrs. Erwin will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Wednesday, March 15th – Mrs. Boomsma will be at the school for GrowME–planting seeds with third graders!
Thursday, March 16th – Mrs. Leeman will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Friday, March 17th – An Eggstravaganza at Valley Grange to celebrate agriculture and the GrowME Program. Come learn how eggs are developed inside a chicken… and how GrowME hatched! We’ll have a community potluck supper (bring a dish to share–how about an egg dish?) at 6 PM and a program at 7 PM… everybody is invited! Bring the whole family! Download your own Eggstravaganza Poster and make some copies!
Tuesday, March 20th – Mrs. Erwin will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Thursday, March 22nd – Mr. Boomsma will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Friday, March 23rd – Newspapers in Education Awards Assembly at 9:45 AM in the PCES Cafeteria to announce the winning ads!
Tuesday, March 27th – Mrs. Leeman will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.
Wednesday, March 28th – Don’t forget to check out the winning Valley Grange ads in today’s edition of The Piscataquis Observer!
Thursday, March 29th – Mrs. Marsh will be at school at 9 AM to bookworm.