***THE STEAM CHALLENGE SCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY NIGHT HAS BEEN CANCELLED***
Save the Date!
Come visit us at Barnes and Noble at Firewheel Mall on Saturday December 6 from 10-4. We will have teachers as guest readers, the honor choir will perform and we will have a special visit by Bluebonnet Nominee Author, Polly Holyoke. Wear your Cooper shirts for a free cookie at the café. A portion of the sales on this day will go back to Cooper Elementary. Watch for flyers coming out soon with our special code to purchase. Purchases made at Barnes and Noble Firewheel from 12/6-12/13 and at BN.COM/bookfairs from 12/6-12/18 will go towards our rewards. Invite your family and friends to attend or purchase online with our special code id #11492220
Cooper gets Art
Meet Ms. Cottrell, our new art teacher! Students have been enjoying exploring a new Fine Arts class. At the beginning of the year they made rainbow self portraits. They are currently being displayed in the Kindergarten hallway. Welcome Ms. Cottrell!
GISD STEAM Challenge
All Cooper Elementary students will be participating in our first STEAM challenge on November 20th. This is a science engineering challenge that also infuses art. First and Second will be building towers. Third and Fourth will be building bridges and Fifth grade has an egg drop challenge. Thank you to all the parents who are supporting our trials while we prepare for the STEAM challenge.
Cooper Community Challenge
Ms. Cottrell, our Cooper Art teacher, wants Cooper students' help to build a Cooper Community.
What is a Cooper Community?
It is a three dimensional model of a community that will incorporate student STEAM challenge projects made at school and projects made at home with their families.
Who is involved?
All Cooper families who wish to participate
Where will it be displayed?
Cooper Elementary stage.
What are the home projects?
The home projects are to be 3D house models made from recycled materials. They are to have your family name and designed however you wish and sent to school to be added to the Cooper Community. Click here for links to ideas.
When are they due?
They are due no later than Nov 19
We need volunteers! Please fill out the volunteer form and turn it into your homeroom teacher. Thank you for helping in our school!
Our Cooper Cougars need your support. Membership is $6.50 per member. Every membership helps the Cooper Community grow stronger. Please join PTA!
PTA Used Uniform Drive
If you have any uniforms that are gently used, PTA is accepting donations. Bring them to the box in the office. Must be pre-cleaned. Thank you for helping our PTA raise funds!
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