Michael J. Allen

Class of 2017 - 2018

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The year we're having...

This will be a list of all the things we will do during our time together....

 

When:

Friday, January 12th

6:00pm - 7:30pm

Where:

Brooks Cafetorium

Get your Winter clobber out, people.

The Open Mic night theme is... 'Winter'!

If you can sing, play an instrument, dance, juggle or tell a tale why not jump up on the stage and share your passion?

All ages welcome to perform.

Sign up at the door!

 

 

 

Electromagnetism in-house 'field trip'

Thursday, January 11th

Brooks School, Room 110

The PTO Enrichment committee have brought us this special workshop for all Fifth grade students. It's a forty-five minute long workshop.

Our class will be taking the workshop at 11:00am.

 

Opposite Universe

'Fabulous entertainment' – The Goston Blobe

'A first rate thriller' – The Goston Heonix

'Oscar-rated performances from a stupendous cast' – The YT Times

'The music was staggering. I cried like a baby' – The Graunead

 

Here are the confirmed reservations for our Show,

on Wednesday, December 20th

Room 411 at the Brooks

6:00pm and 7:30pm

 

Project Period

In many ways the show is the culmination of much of the work we've done all year in Language, in Math, Art, in Music, in Dance and Drama.

It's a summary and celebration of our journey together academically, socially and creatively.

Here are some notes about the process and the journey.

 

 

Report Cards and Conferences

The season for report cards and conferences is approaching.

This page will tell you everything you need to know about this period including:

  • When reports cards are due.

  • How to book a teacher conference

  • What to expect at the conference

You can contact me about scheduling a conference by email. Slots will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. This page will be updated frequently so you can see the available slots!

 

 

Thanksgiving Open Mic

On Friday, November 17th  take part in the next Open Mic event.

When: 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Where: Cafetorium at the Brooks.

If you can sing, play an instrument, dance, juggle, do gymnastics, or tell a tale why not jump up on the stage and share your passion?

All ages welcome to perform.

Sign up at the door!

 

 

 

PTO Meeting

Wednesday, November 15th

Brooks Library

6:30 - 8:00pm

 

 

DARE Class

The DARE class begins with the excellent Officer Pat O'Keefe on

Tuesday, November 14th.

The class is a once a week class that takes about seven weeks to complete.

Permission slips have come home already: the class is optional and requires parent's permission to proceed.

The 'textbooks' for the class will be coming home for your perusal soon

 

 

Professional Development day

Tuesday, November 7th

 

No school for students on this day.

 

 

Brooks School Math Night

Thursday, November 2nd

Brooks Library

6:30-8pm

 

T Shirt making

Tuesday, October 31st

1:30 - 2:30pm

To celebrate the Autumn, the Fifth grade will spend this Monday afternoon decorating T-shirts with the flavor of the day. Students need to bring a (disposable) white T-Shirt and fabric markers for this event.

A great way for the whole grade to prepare for the rigors of the evening!

 

 

Fall Festival

including...

As part of the amazing Fall Festival event at the Brooks on Sunday, October 22nd take part in this year's first Open Mic event.

When: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Where: Cafetorium at the Brooks.

If you can sing, play an instrument, dance, juggle or tell a tale why not jump up on the stage and share your passion?

All ages welcome to perform.

Sign up at the door!

 

 

Photo Day

Wednesday, October 4th

Dress in your finery!!

 

 

 

Meet the Teacher - Curriculum Night

Thursday, September 28th

Room 411

5:30pm - 7:30pm

Hopefully, I get to see and meet you soon for Meet the Teacher!

We will get the date finalized this week.

Whatever the date, I'll be doing a 'question and answer' session from 5:30 - 6:30pm.

The main presentation will be from 6:30pm onwards.

I'll keep it as brief as possible - but I also aim to be detailed and thorough.

Hopefully, I'll be entertaining and amusing too! 

See you there.

 

 

Ice Cream Night

Friday, September 22nd

Brooks School

It's going to be delicious!!!

 

 

PTO first meeting

Wednesday September 13th

6:30 - 8:00pm

Cafetorium at the Brooks

I'll be there! I hope you can make it too.