Tuesday, October 12, 2010

New Club Starts This Thursday

Just a reminder to students who have signed up for the MicroExplorer Club. It starts this Thursday. If you are still interested in joining the club, please contact me to sign up for the next session that begins in January.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Teachers and Principals Talk about Google Docs

I am posting this video since we will use google docs to share student work in the Club. I am also using google docs for REACH. So, check back often to find out how we are using google docs at Leopold.

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Options for the MicroExplorers Club

In the 2010-11 school year I will run three afterschool science clubs. They all will meet on Thursdays. With the final day of club culminating on a Monday field trip to the University of Wisconsin Madison for a lab tour.  Each of the clubs will meet for six weeks. If you are interested in your son/daughter to participate in the club, please return this form by October 8th. It is only open to fifth grade students. The regular club time is from 2:35 to 4:00 on Thursdays.  On the final day during the lab visits (when students and parents are encouraged to participate), we will leave the school at 12:30 and return at 4:00.
Option A
The first club will meet the following days,
October  14,21, November 4, 18 December 9
Lab visit on December 13th
Option B
The second club will meet the following days,
 January 6,13, 20,27 February 3
Lab visit on February  7th
Option C
Third club will meet on the following days,
April 7,14,28, May 5, 12
Lab visit on May 16th
If you have questions, please feel free to contact me, tdassler@madison.k12.wi.us or at 204-4240
Mr. Dassler

Saturday, October 2, 2010

Sign Up Begins for the 2010-11 School Year

Parents should receive sign up forms for MicroExplorers 2010-11.  Fifth grade students may sign up for one of three sessions that will each culminate in a field trip to the UW Madison campus!  If for some reason you did not receive a sign up sheet, please email me.