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410 Central Ave. N.
New Prague, MN 56071

phone: 952-758-1700
fax: 952-758-1799


Weekly Update

Weekly News


Mrs. Ericson and Mr. Ledwein


Thank you for attending conferences! It was great to share your child’s successes with you. If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know. Mrs. Ericson can be reached at vericson@isd721.org or 952-758-1573. Mr. Ledwein can be reached at tledwein@isd721.org or 952-758-1572.

The menu for Kid's Choice on Tuesday, November 21st is:
Chicken Nuggets
Cooked Carrots
Johnny Pop

Raven Stream will once again be participating in the Holiday Sharing program. This program helps students experience sharing with others less fortunate than themselves. The suggested donation is $3 per students or what the individual family chooses. Donations should be brought to school by Wednesday, November 22. Thank you for your support!

We had students from Youth Teaching Youth come into our classrooms to discuss using the internet safely and correctly. This week they talked about online communication and etiquette. Next week the focus will be on internet safety, and the following week the focus will be cyberbullying. This is a great opportunity for our students to hear the importance of internet safety from high school students.

Due to the short week next week, there won’t be a newsletter. Happy Thanksgiving and safe travels! Enjoy the time with family and friends!


Weekly Accomplishments:
Math: We practiced rounding and estimating numbers.
Reading / Language Arts: We continue to read The One and Only Ivan. We continue to talk about character traits. We are hoping to finish our book next week!

Science / Health: We learned about competition and symbiosis. Next week we will complete an activity to help us understand how population changes the competition in an area.
Social Studies: We finished learning about the Desert Southwest Native Americans. Now we are focusing on the Plains Native Americans.

Important Dates:
November 22nd – Donations for Holiday Sharing due
November 23rd - No School (Thanksgiving Break)
November 24th – No School (Thanksgiving Break)
December 22nd – No School
December 25th – January 1st – No School – Winter Break
January 2nd – School resumes

Band / Choir Dates:
Full Band / Choir – November 22nd (Day 2) & December 1st (Day 2)
Band Lessons – November 21st (Day 1), November 22nd (Day 2), November 27th (Day 3), November 30th (Day 1), December 1st (Day 2)