|Newsletter||Posted: Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 7:17 AM|
|Each month we will send home a copy of the "Home and School Connection". This newsletter has valuable information to support our children at school as well as at home.|
Home & School Connection newsletter this month:http://goo.gl/EPPTKg
|Backpack Buddy Program||Posted: Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 7:09 AM|
|We at Taft Elementary value the whole child and their needs. We are very fortunate to provide the Backpack Buddy Program to our students.|
Supplemental food provides healthy minds and bodies.
Children who rely on free or reduced lunches at school are often hungry on the weekends.
Our Backpack Buddy Program discreetly provides child friendly, nonperishable, nutritious food for (Continued...)
|Jude Bell, Certified Therapy Dog||Posted: Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 6:57 AM|
|Jude Bell and I are a Certified Therapy Team. Jude will be visiting my classroom periodically to assist with classes as well as individual and group sessions.|
Students build self esteem, confidence, and social skills.
Fosters feelings of safety and acceptance.
Teachers to give rather than receive.
Trusting relationships are formed.
Research also shows that (Continued...)