Saturday, 11 February 2012

Friendship Week – Feb. 13 – Feb. 17

Next week we will be celebrating “Friendship Week” and Valentine's Day with a variety of events and activities.

Feb. 13-24
Random Acts of Kindness
Students who are kind and friendly to others will be recognized with a special heart that will be displayed in the front hall.  We are encouraging students to focus on others and help make someone's day.

Monday, Feb. 13
Kick Off Assembly at 11:00 a.m.
Parents/ Guardians are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, Feb. 14
Class Party
We will be making a friendship fruit salad and enjoying it with frozen yogurt and whipped cream.  Each child is asked to bring a piece of fruit to contribute to the fruit salad (please no bananas or strawberries due to allergies).

Students will also have the opportunity to distribute Valentine's cards if they wish and we will be playing some class games.  

Red, White and Pink Spirit Day
Wear your Valentine's colours and win a prize.

Heart Face Painting 8:15 a.m.
Intermediate Students will be outside the front main entrance to draw hearts on students’ and parents’ cheeks.  All students and parents welcome.

Walk For Your Heart – Tuesday to Friday
We know that exercise is what helps strengthen and give us Healthy Hearts, so, we are having Walk to School days all next week.  We encourage all students to walk to school to help have a healthy heart.

Wednesday, Feb. 15 – Friday - Friday, Feb. 17
Candy Estimation Jar (in front foyer)  at recess and lunch - 25 cents per guess.

Thursday, Feb. 16
 “Heart Toss” – Throughout the day
We will have a “Heart Toss” throughout the day and there will be prizes for the students that land closest to the heart in the centre of a big heart.  All students who wish to participate in this event will have the opportunity to.

We look forward to a wonderful week celebrating and learning about friendship, belonging and helping each other. 

1 comment:

  1. I wish I could participate in friendship week!!!!