K8 Weekly Update 11/3/20

Good Morning ERA Families,

I hope you all had a safe and fun Halloween! We certainly missed all of the excitement on campus!
Here are this week’s updates and reminders:
1. STEAM Activity for November 6: The K-8 campus wide family STEAM Activity for November 6 is linked here. This is an optional activity! This week there are 5 different candy experiments to try with leftover Halloween candy. In the instructions is a Padlet link to upload photos of your completed projects (password is ERAbobcats). The link may also be shared by your teachers.

2. First Chapter Friday for November 6:  The K-8 campus wide family First Chapter Friday video for November 6 is linked here. **This is an audio only file.** This is an optional video to listen to! This week, Mrs. Apelgren will read from Watership Down by Richard Adams. The link may also be shared by your teachers.
3. Orange County Library Student Accounts: All ERA students have been incorporated into OCPL’s Student Easy Access Program. More information about the program can be found on OCPL’s website and login information can be found here.
4. Thanksgiving Food Drive: The Good Works Club and Tri-M Music Society are sponsoring a Thanksgiving food drive to help needy families in conjunction with the Salvation Army. Click here to learn more about how to support this drive and an informational flyer.
5. Original Artworks from Mrs. Velasco:
Good morning parents and guardians,

We are excited to announce that Eno River Academy has teamed up with Original Works to offer an exciting art-based program at our school. Through this program, you will have the opportunity to purchase a variety of products featuring your child’s very own artwork, while also supporting the educational opportunities of the local school community. The deadline to submit artwork and payment is November 30! Please see the attached directions for ordering products as well as the guidelines for your child’s art submission. Any questions or concerns, feel free to contact Mrs. Velasco at tvelasco@enoriveracademy.org.
6. Veteran’s Day Holiday: Just a reminder that we will be closed on Wednesday, November 11th in honor of Veteran’s Day.
Have a great day!