Red Creek Advantage Program: Children get extra help from enrichment teachers doing Can you guess which child is their homework. For some wrapped like a snowman? children that have already finished their homework or did not have any the Advantage staff offers other activities such as games or supply word finds, cross word puzzles and dot to The older group of dots for children to do at The third grade group is children enjoyed the this time. working on building a nice weather with a “marvelous marble ramp”, out mound of snow to go of card board boxes, sledding on. construction paper, glue and tape. When this project is finished they will race marbles through the cardboard maze. A new enrichment program started called Reading Fast Forward program. This enrichment meets everyday for one hour sessions in two Up Coming Dates to groups. Children get extra Other projects done this month remember: help on learning to read, this by all the groups have included program is all done on the ladybug bracelets, handprints computers with audio and made out of plaster, mentos 1/2 day of school on 4/10— visual software. geyser, secret code messages, 11/08. Some activities children St. Patrick's clovers, paper enjoyed this month has been Full day of program for the mache eggs, growing grass in week of 4/14—18/2008. making snowmen out of an egg (making egg heads), marshmallows, skittles, and leprachan fizz (made out of graham crackers. While other ginger ale and line sherbert), in the first grade group made gluey string art on a balloon, snowmen out of beginning bird cage and paper birds to be wrapped up in toilet paper. placed in the cage. The children enjoyed this activity and each child had an opportunity to do this if they wanted.