Woot! Woot! We need to take a moment to brag on our Chess Club… Team Endhaven placed 3rd at the Southern Scholastic Chess Tournament held at West Charlotte High School. Individual awards went to Samantha Kedari who placed 8th and Pragnya who place 14th. WAY TO GO, COUGARS!
• Do you have a 4th or 5th grader that likes to use remote controlled cars?
• Do you have a 4th or 5th grader that can fly a drone?
• Do you have a 4th or 5th grader that would like to learn how to operate a drone?
If you answered “Yes” to any of those questions, then we want your child to join our DRONE CLUB! The drone club will be operating on Thursdays from 3:15pm to 4:00pm starting on February 15th. The goal is to help each other learn how to operate the drone skillfully and responsibly. Drone operating skills will be displayed in an exhibition to be held in April or May.
HOW TO ENROLL YOUR CHILD
Email Mr. Marino no later than Thursday, February 8th with the following information: Student’s name Homeroom teacher Has your child used a remote control car, plane, or drone at all? Do you own a drone?
(drone ownership not required)
(previous experience not required)
Surya Namaskar, or Sun Salutation, is a series of postures that warms, strengthens, and aligns the entire body. It serves as an all-purpose yoga tool, kind of like a hammer that’s also a saw and a screwdriver, if you can imagine such a thing.
This sequence is a fun warm up moved every joint and major muscle groups in the body and is a great approach for calming and refocusing your mind and body to be ready for learning. Teachers are even using this technique in classrooms.
For two weeks in the month of January, January 15th-29th, Along side Mrs. Taylor, Raji and her team will teach students the Sun Salutations sequence at the beginning of each P.E. class. Every child will get the chance to experience yoga and it’s benefits and might even come home wanting to teach you!