NEWS and EVENTS
Spring Carnival, Sat. May 2, 4-7pm: Enjoy food, games, prizes, and a talent show! More info to come. Please donate your used toys for our prize table in the next few weeks by bringing them to the school office where you will find a big box labeled “Toys for Carnival”.
Cragmont Garden Project: The Cragmont Garden classroom needs a new learning area, and you can help! We need donations to buy materials, contractors/workers, and your time. Please see the volunteer form for more information.
Science Fair, May 21: The annual Science Fair will be held Thursday, May 21st. For more info and the due dates for 4th and 5th graders to turn in parts of their projects between now and then, click here.
Sign up for AmazonSmile: An easy FREE way to raise money for Cragmont PTA every time you purchase anything on Amazon.com. Learn more and link your current Amazon.com account to AmazonSmile here.
Common Core State Standards: Cragmont has transitioned to the California Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for math and English. Want to learn more? Click here. The National PTA has put out a Parents’ Guide to Student Success by grade level that is a helpful resource for families wanting to understand what is expected of their children in each grade and how they can support their students at home. Also, here is a great overview (by grade) of the Story of Units mathematics curriculum from BUSD.