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Fall into Reading with Family Literacy Night
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Please bring your Kindergartener and family to our 3rd annual Literacy Night.  
Thursday, Sept. 27th from 5:30-7:30 at DWE! 
 
Levy bucket graphic Dr. Hoadley explains Issue 5
Check out Dr. Hoadley's new video to learn more about the specifics of Issue 5. 
Office Paul Burks Safety and security enhancements part of Issue 5
The safety and security of our students and staff is our number one priority.
 
New land Issue 5 Information
On November 6, Dublin City Schools registered voters will decide upon Issue 5, ballot initiative designed to address the District's rapid enrollment growth, as well as maintenance and upgrades at existing facilities. If approved by the community, the issue would fund three new schools, staff for the new schools, upgrades to existing facilities, technology, and equipment. 
Welcome Back Welcome Back!
Here is some back to school information and dates to help you begin the 2018-2019 school year! 
Picture of school supplies DWE Student School Supply Lists 2018-2019
Click to view supply lists 

Talking Math with your Kids

Talking Math With Your Kids

Subscribe to the Table Talk Math newsletter and prepare for a weekly idea (or two) that you could use to enhance discussions at the dinner table (or anywhere, for that matter).

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This website is dedicated to helping parents support their children’s mathematical development. We know we need to read with our children every day, but what should we do for math? Answer: Talk about math with them as we and they encounter numbers and shapes in our everyday lives. 

Learn more here .

“How to Talk Math With Your Kids” 

In this video, math educator Kent Haines shares three easy-to-follow guidelines to help parents talk about math with their children.

Watch the video here .

The mission of Bedtime Math is to help kids love numbers so they can handle the math in real life.

Every day, they serve up a quick bite of wacky math just for fun. It’s nothing like school. Parents can sign up by email, on their website, and on their free iPhone/iPad or Android app. Whether it’s flamingos, ninjas or pillow forts, kids can see the math in their favorite topics. No logins. No drilling. No scores. It takes only 5 minutes a day, and kids clamor for it. 

Learn more here .

“Instill a Love of Math” 

This article provides helpful tips on why and how to instill a love of math in your children.

Read the article here .

“Ever Wonder What They’d Notice? (If Only Someone Would Ask)” 

In this short talk by Annie Fetter from The Math Forum, she shares how we can talk to our kids to make them think by asking two simple questions, “What do you notice? What do you wonder?” 

Watch the video here .

“Who Does Mathematics?” 

In this video Christopher Danielson shares a wonderful conversation with his daughter that illustrates how doing mathematics means that children can ask and answer questions at the forefront of their own knowledge.

Watch the video here .

“Helping Your Child Learn Mathematics” 

This booklet is made up of fun activities that parents can use with children preschool age through grade 5 to strengthen their math skills and build strong positive attitudes toward math. The guide is available in English and en Espan~ol .

Learn more here .

“Teaching Parents to Talk Math with Their Kids” 

The article talks about the importance of talking about math with children starting at a young age. It also shares some surprising results such as a study that found “early math knowledge predicts later  reading ability even better than early reading does.” 

Read the article here .

“Batteries” 

In this blog post, Christopher Danielson, the author of Which One Doesn’t Belong? uses an example of batteries to help us see the mathematics in everyday life. 

Read the blog post here .

Contact Us

 
Wright Elementary
Principal: Lucas Bauer
2335 West Case Road
Columbus, OH 43235
Phone: 614-538-0464
Fax: 614-538-0469
Attendance Line: (614) 718-8912 

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