Below are some great learning opportunities for the summer. This information can also be found on the district ELA website-https://www.crk12.org/Page/2633
· DDOE’s Summer Learning Initiative - http://www.doe.k12.de.us/summerlearning
· Find a Book Delaware: Help every child find great books to read! “Find a Book, Delaware” is a fun and easy way to select books based on a child’s Lexile® measure and interests. Use this free search tool to build custom lists for readers at all ability levels, and then locate your selections at the local public library. This will also coordinate with Delaware Public Library’s Summer Reading Initiative (attached)
· Summer Math Challenge: MetaMetrics, an educational research group—offers the FREE Summer Math Challenge, a math skills maintenance program based on grade-level standards that help prepare students for college and careers. The program is targeted to students who have just completed first through eighth grades and is designed to help kids retain math skills learned during the previous school year.
Caesar Rodney’s 6th Grade Orientation Day
August 16th 9am-2pm
In an effort to provide the best experience for students transitioning from their elementary schools to middle school, the district is holding a “6th Grade Orientation Day.” Rising 6th grade students will attend their new middle schools from 9am-2pm on August 16th, 2017. This day will include activities to acclimate them to the school, their new peers and teachers, and middle school expectations.
If you would like for your child to attend the Caesar Rodney “6th Grade Orientation Day,” please access the registration form at the link provided below. Transportation and lunch will be provided for all participants. Your child will attend the orientation at the school where he/she will be attending for the 2017-2018 school year. If you have any questions or would like help in completing the registration form, please feel free to call Christine Alois, Director of Curriculum and Instruction, at 698-4800. Thank you.
Registration is now open and will close on July 31st. Register Here: https://tinyurl.com/SummerCR6