What a Week it's been for our "City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection" !! Our dream of/for 52 years now has finally has come true---our Eagles are indeed--- Super Bowl Champions!!! What a tremendous season!!! What a Parade Day for Philly!! Two million-plus football fans and families in attendance!! Wow!!! Sooo much Electricity, Excitement, Spirit, Pride and Love for this amazing and exceptional team and staff--way to go , Birds!! Our class of sports fans has had such an incredible time following the season, donning our green, black and white for Sports and Spirit Days at our O.L.A., cheering and chanting on the Eagles per game, post season, and all the way to an Incredible Finish--We.Are.World.Champions. YES!!!!! Does it get any better than what our Birds accomplished over the past several months? Awesome, awesome, awesome!!!!!!
And now for-- Our Week Ahead:
Virtue of the Week is : LOVE
We shall learn all about the letter Oo and the # 15 for our weekly letter and # programs. Please prep your child with 2 or 3 Oo Words for our Word Wall. We'll focus on Valentine's Themes for our E.L.A. Sessions and on President's Day lessons for Social Studies. Catch-up Science Lesson on our Eyes' functions and parts. The virtue of Love infused into our Mindfulness with Yoga Session this week.
We are celebrating Valentine's Day with a Class Party this Wednesday, 2/14, but of course! Kindly send your little love bugs in with cards for each of his/her classmates--a List of our Sweet 16 Students' first names was sent home Friday in the folders. Please place your Valentine's Cards in a bag, labeled with your child's first name! Thanks for your guidance with this, parents. Our party runs from 2-2:45 p.m. Kindly do Consider coming in to read a love-themed story, or to lead a fun-themed game or 2. We'll need lots of help with card exchange too!! Many Thanks to all who have already used our Sign-up Genius to volunteer their time/donate foods and drink, paper products, etc.!!
Please Note that we have No School this coming Friday, 2/16/18 and No School on Monday, 2/19/18 for President's Day Holiday Weekend. Enjoy this extra time with your sweetie-pies!!
Happy Valentine's Day, dear families! Looking forward to another wonderful week with our Sweet 16--we'll be encouraging the practice of "R.A.K.'s" (Random Acts of Kindness) both during our school day and at home and in the community as well !
Hope you're keeping relatively dry--it's certainly one soggy Sunday! Yours Truly, Lisa Rizzo
"Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world."--Desmond Tutu
"Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around."--Leo Buscaglia
"We know the love that God has for us, and we trust that love."--1 John 4:16
Assumption Academy of Our Lady of the Assumption Parish