News from the Nest….
- WOW! We had a crazy Colorado weather week! Thank you for your flexibility with the remote learning day.
- Reminder: Friday, March 5th is a First Friday, NO SCHOOL day.
- We look forward to March with 60 degrees next week!
- Kids Heart Challenge Bradley Heart Hero VIDEO! It has been wonderful to see so many of our students and their families engaged in Kids Heart Challenge and learning about how they can take care of their hearts and help others, thank you! BONUS MISSION: Any Heart Hero Recruit who goes above and beyond by raising $150 online by 3/8/2021 at 7am will earn their own Agent KHC!Access the KHC Mission Experience here to complete all the Daily Missions. Action to Complete the Mission: Visit our school’s Kids Heart Challenge page: http://www2.heart.org/site/TR?fr_id=5551&pg=company&company_id=282233 OR download the Kids Heart Challenge app and register! Continue to share the message with as many people as you can to ask for their support.
- DPS Lunch Menus: Please see the March breakfast and lunch menus: March2021
- Thank you again for supporting our recent Dines Out events! Your participation raised $400 at Chick-fil-A and $500 at Slices Pizza. We hope you enjoyed a yummy night off from cooking while supporting Bradley! If you are interested in helping coordinate dines out events please email us at BradleyIBPTO@gmail.com. Volunteer time is roughly 1-2 hours per month.
- Classrooms and Bradley win big with the upcoming Read-a-Thon! The classroom with the most reading minutes in each grade will win a pizza party! Plus the classroom with the most reading minutes in the whole school wins dessert with their pizza party! And each student in the classroom that raises the most money for Bradley gets a Bradley water bottle! The best part is that all profits from this fundraiser are used to help Bradley teachers, classrooms and the school. Info fliers will be sent home soon.
- Denver Museum of Nature and Science: Girls & Science is ON! See attached flyer. The Denver Museum of Nature & Science and CBS4 are excited to host the seventh annual Girls & Science event. Explore the many diverse opportunities a future career in science, technology, engineering, arts and math can bring. Girls (and boys!) and their families will connect and engage with women mentors in STEAM careers through virtual engagement and presentations and hands-on activities anyone can do from home. Ignite your passion for science! DMNS Girl Science Flyer-2021
- Denver Public Library – Virtual Book Club for Kids! What have you been reading lately? Kids are invited to join staff from Denver Public Library for a virtual book discussion, plus games and other fun activities. Share what you’ve been reading and get some recommendations from fellow readers. Those interested in attending book club are invited to pick up a kit of book-themed activities from the Ross-University Hills Branch Library starting on Friday, February 19. Kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please see flyer for more information or on their website: Ross-UniversityHillsBranch (DPL Book Clubs for Kids)
Important Dates to Remember
March 2 – Dr. Seuss’ Birthday
March 5 – Bradley First Friday – NO SCHOOL All Day – Teacher IB Planning Day
March 8 – 12 – Usborne Books & More Virtual Book Fair
March 11 – PTO General Meeting (Zoom) 7:00pm
March 15-April 2 – PTO Read-a-Thon!
March 19 – Kids Heart Challenge Ends
March 23-25 – 3rd Grade CMAS Testing
March 26 – ECE ONLY – NO SCHOOL
March 29-April 5 – NO SCHOOL – Spring Break
April 7-9 – 4th Grade CMAS Testing
April 13 – Lifetouch Class Pictures & Spring Photo
April 13 – Bradley Dines Out – Chipotle @ UHills Location 4-8pm
April 13-15 – 5th Grade CMAS Testing
April 15 – PTO General Meeting (Zoom) 7:00pm
April 20-21 – 5th Grade CMAS Testing
Visit the Bradley website for more information and more important dates: https://bradley.dpsk12.org/
Have a great weekend!