Velma Penny Elementary: Counselor's Corner
Recipes for Success
Practical parent-child activities that promote academic success and positive behavior
Research has shown that simple learning activities done at home are the type of parent involvement most likely to improve school success. Recipes for Success is an easy, fun way to get involved with your children’s education—right in your own home. The activities cost little or nothing, yet the rewards are incalculable. These reproducible posters are great for hanging on the refrigerator. Each includes more than a dozen simple, low-to-no-cost, easy-to-follow activities that any family can do.
2013-2014 LISD Character Traits
1st Six Weeks: Obedience and Honesty
2nd Six Weeks: Responsibility and Self Control
3rd Six Weeks: Kindness/Generosity/Gratefulness
4th Six Weeks: Perseverance
5th Six Weeks: Cooperation
6th Six Weeks: Fairness
Please make sure your child is at school and on time for STAAR testing. It is important for your child to have eaten a healthy breakfast at home or in the school cafeteria before 8 o'clock. Also, do not schedule any appointments for students on STAAR testing dates.
April 22rd - 3rd Math
April 23th - 3rd Reading
The Tyler Community has many programs that are available to educate our parents in this ever-changing world that we live in. Parent Service Center in Tyler, Texas offers many sessions to families for free. Please see their website for additional information.