Cheri's Weekly Update 1-31-14

posted Jan 31, 2014, 11:06 AM by Cynthia Friedman
Upcoming Events:
Friday, Jan. 31 Ridgeline Talent Show
Thursday, Feb. 6 All School Meeting
Friday, Feb. 7 No School for students. Grading Day for teachers
Sunday, Feb. 16 Cheri’s students dance at Asian Celebration (4:30pm)
Tuesday, Feb. 18 Field Trip to “Musical Time Machine” Concert at Hult Center
Friday, Feb. 21 Pasta Dinner 
No School Friday: Next Friday, Feb. 7, is a grading day for teachers. No school for students. 

Musical TIme Machine: Again this year we will attend a special youth concert presented by the Eugene Symphony. The program is scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 18. Students will leave school at 9:25 and return at 12:05, just in time for lunch. Tickets for this performance cost $5.00 and there is no charge for our LTD bus ride. Scholarships are available. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, please email Cheri at Please complete the attached permission form and return with a check to Ridgeline or cash and return by Feb. 13. 

Sharing theme: Week of Feb. 3: A poem or recipe, Week of Feb. 10: Something from another country 

HOMEWORK: Remember to return homework packets this Friday morning!! 

Asian Celebration: It’s that time again! SatPavan, our Bhangra dance teacher, has invited the students to perform during the annual Asian Celebration. This year’s Celebration, held at the Lane County Fairgrounds, is scheduled for Feb. 15-16. Our class will perform their Bhangra Dance routine on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 16, at 4:30. Please meet behind the Main Stage by 4:00. Children are admitted free and every dancer’s family will receive one free adult admission ($4.00). The Asian Celebration is an incredible experience. Come early and spend the day! Check the website for more information:

*We need to know the names of children that will attend so a ticket can be reserved for your family. Please send e-mail or a note to confirm your student’s attendance. So far I have heard from 6 families. You can send a note or email to let us know whether or not your child will participate. 

ALUMINUM CANS NEEDED: Please send in clean, 15 oz. aluminum cans for a special art project. 

THIS MONTH’S COMPOSER: Ludwig van Beethoven. THIS MONTH’S ARTIST: Paul Klee 

Cheri and Azusa