D39C Collaborative Weekly Update

A month of giving thanks!

D39C DEBATE CLUB: We are excited to launch the D39 Debate club for 5th – 8th graders! We are working with Del Norte High School to formulate this program so that it serves our D39 student well when they transition to high school. Please attend the informational meeting for parents and interested students  on Monday, November 27th from 3:30-4:30 p.m (B211 Upper B Collaboration Area). Please complete this interest form and RSVP here. Questions? Email randaoconnor@gmail.com.

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE: Congratulations to the twelve Design 39 teams that participated in Southern California’s First Lego League Robotics Qualifiers. Teams comprised of students from 4th to 8th grade vied for a spot in the FLL regional championship. 7 teams from Design 39 have advanced to the regionals. We wish them good look when they compete at Legoland on Dec 3rd and 4th!

FUTURENOW! EVENT – SCREENAGERS:  The Collaborative is excited to host a screening of the documentary “Screenagers” as our next FutureNOW! Series on Thursday, November 30th from 6-8pm for D39C parents in the Showcase.  We will have a meaningful discussion with fellow parents and LED’s following the film.  Childcare and food will be provided.  Sign up here to secure your spot:  http://bit.ly/2yYNytk.  Watch a preview of the film here: https://vimeo.com/192638024. Flyer attached.

GRANT39: Are you an LED, Student or Parent looking to expand on an Exploration? Do you or your student have a GIANT Idea that impacts grade spans or the entire campus? Apply for a Collaborative Grant today! The next deadline is January 1, 2018.   

D39C SPIRITWEAR:  You can still buy your gear online now HERE!  Wear your D39C pride!

AMAZON SMILE: Let the holiday shopping/fundraising begin! Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to The D39C Collaborative whenever you shop on AmazonSmile using this link. Feel good about shopping while helping to raise funds for D39C!