“When Schools Overlook Introverts”

Interesting article from The Atlantic, written by Michael Godsey.

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Taking care of books…

How can we take good care of our precious books?


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Summer Reading at Public Library!!!!

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The Fayetteville Public Library has a wonderful and strong reading program for our Root Rockets to participate in!  Let’s keep reading and exploring all summer long!  Learn more about the program, the rewards, the reading logs, and the fun summer programming at http://www.faylib.org.

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April Ballot – Arkansas Diamond Books

Which book was your VERY FAVORITE?

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March Madness winner!!!

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Championship – March Madness

Championship ballot ….

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Elective choices…(2nd, 3rd, and 4th graders)

2nd graders – what elective do you want last 9 weeks of school?

3rd graders – what elective do you want the last 9 weeks of school?

4th graders – what elective do you want the last 9 weeks of school?

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Read Across America Week!!!

Read Across America Root Celebration

We are soooo excited to celebrate Read Across America the week of Feb. 27 – March 3rd!!  Each day will have a new theme.  We invite your kiddos to join in the fun!


Monday – Cat in the Hat Day – students wear your favorite hats AND wear red & white


Tuesday – Fox in Socks Day – wear crazy socks


Wednesday – Wacky Wednesday – crazy hair, wear mismatched socks, backward shirts, inside out shirts, 2 different shoes, etc.


Thursday – Hooray for Diffendoofer Day – Be your best, look your best, come well dressed!!!!  It’s Picture Day!
Friday – I am Not Going to Get Up Today – wear your favorite pajamas

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Thank you, MLK Jr.

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.”

Grateful for Martin Luther King Jr. Day this year.         January 2017

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