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									       SPRING FLING
   Friday, May 13 @ 6-8:00
• Technology Wii; ds; ipod or MP3; portable cd or dvd players;
  digital camera; and more!
• Gift Baskets Animals; Game Night; Night Out; Sun Fun;
  Chocolate; International; Groceries; Cooking; Bikes; Dinner;
  Plays; Recreation; & Book Baskets!
• Events Science Party; Art Party & Pizza; Game-Set-Match
  Tennis Play; Howling Good Time; Movie Matinee & Ice Cream;
  Lunch with the Mayor; Private Tour of Fire Station; Helicopter
  Ride; DJ for the Day; Fitness; Summer Activities; Nationals and
  Redskins Tickets; and More!
• Art Auction: Student Masterpieces
• Family Activities: All Tucker Students’ Art Show; Art Fun; Pizza;
  DJ & Dancing; Family or Friend Photos; Cake Walk; Face
  Painting & Tattoos!
             Stay Tuned for More Raffle Items!!!
          Viernes, Mayo 13 @ 6-8:00 p.m.

• Tecnología Wii; ds; ipod or MP3; portable cd o dvd player;
  cámara digital; y Mas!
• Canastas de Regalo: Canastas de Animales; Noche de Juegos;
  Noche de Fiesta; Sol y Diversión; Chocolate; Internacional;
  Provisiones; Cocina; Bicicletas; Cena; Recreo; & Libros!
• Eventos: Fiesta de Ciencias; Arte & Pizza; Juego deTennis;
  Matinée de Película & Helados; Almuerzo con el Alcalde; Tour
  Privado de la Estación de Bomberos; Vuelta en Helicóptero; DJ
  por un Día; Salud; Actividades Veraniegas; y Mas!
• Subasta de Arte: Obras Maestras por Estudiantes
• Actividades Familiar: Exposición de Arte de Estudiantes;
  Proyectos de Arte; Pizza; DJ & Baile; Fotos de Familia o
  Amistades; Caminata de Cake; Pintura de Cara y Tatuajes!
          Estén al Tanto Para Más Información!!!
          7:00 Drawing – HANG OUT WITH LOCAL CELEBRITIES

                                                            5. Movie and Ice Cream with Ms. Blitzer
1. Art Party with Ms. Graham                                             Donated by: Sharon Blitzer, 2nd grade teacher
Donated by: Kate Graham, Intersession Coordinator
                                                           Join Ms. Blitzer for an afternoon movie matinee and
Bring three friends to Ms. Graham's 3rd annual art                                                  ice cream!
party! We'll create fun projects and enjoy yummy
pizza! If you love art, you’ll love this art party!

                                                          6. National Harbor with Ms. Howell & Ms.
2. Play Time with Ms. Graham & Barkley                                                   Anthony
                                                                  Donated by: Anna Howell & Sarah Anthony, teachers
Donated by: Kate Graham, Intersession Coordinator

Grab a friend and spend a day with Ms. Graham and              Ms Anthony and Ms. Howell will take you and a
her adorable beagle Barkley. You'll visit the dog park      friend for a day out at National Harbor. Lots of fun
and teach Barkley a few tricks. You'll cap the day                                things to do on the waterfront.
with a yummy lunch in Shirlington Village.

3. Science Party & Pizza with Ms. Wisinski                             7. Ice Cream with Ms. Harmatz
Donated by: Gwendolen Wisinski, kindergarten teacher                      Donated b:y Judy Harmatz 5th grade teacher

If you are in Kindergarten through 3rd grade and like       Everyone knows Ms Harmatz loves ice cream. She
science, grab three friends and join Ms. Wisinski for a      will take you and two friends out for ice cream one
science party and some pipin’ hot pizza.                  afternoon after school and will provide transportation
                                                                                         home. (Two winners).

4. Tennis with Ms. Koski
Donated by: Monica Koski, 2nd grade teacher                                   8. Movie with Ms. Hairston
                                                                        Donated by: Penny Hairston, 5th grade teacher
Meet Ms. Koski at the tennis courts at the Tucker
playground for two hours of tennis fun – lesson,            Bring a friend and join Ms. Hairston for a movie of
rackets, balls, drinks, and snacks included.                                                       your choice!
          7:00 Drawing – HANG OUT WITH LOCAL CELEBRITIES

9. Last Chance! Lunch with Ms. Scott.                                               11. Firehouse Tour
                                                                Donated by: Alexandria Fire Chief Adam K. Thiel
Donated by: Loretta Scott, Principal

Guarantee you can’t get this one next year, so bid         Tour Alexandria’s newest fire house with your
                                                        parents, three friends and Fire Chief, Adam Thiel.
early! You’ll get to bring a friend too.

10. Be a Morning Show DJ                                                 12. Lunch with the Mayor!
Donated by: Dave Adler of 95.9 FM                                             Donated by: Mayor William Euille

The winner will receive a tour of the studio and a     Enjoy lunch with Alexandria City Mayor Euille and
chance to guest DJ on the air with Dave Adler during                                three of your friends!
the morning show at the studio in Fredericksburg.
                              7:15 Drawing – BASKETS GALORE!

                                                                                      5. Family Movie Night
1. Animals, Animals, Animals!                                                  Donated by: The Fourth Grade teachers
Donated by: The Kindergarten Team
                                                           Fourth grade teachers will share some of their favorite
Kindergarten teachers have filled this basket for the       movies in their "Movie Night" basket with gift cards,
animal lover. Enjoy animal themed books, stickers, a                                 popcorn, treats, and movies.
puzzle, and toys.

2. Family Game Night                                                           6. Chocolate Lovers Basket
Donated by: The First Grade teachers                                             Donated by: The Fifth Grade teachers

The first grade teachers have filled a basket with their                           For the chocolate lover in you!
favorite games for a lucky winner to take home and
play with their friends and family!

                                                                                     7. International Basket
                                                                                           Donated by: The ELL Team

3. Family Night Out                                          Experience the world with this international-themed
Donated by: The Second Grade teachers                                                 basket of authentic treats!
Everything for a family night out: gift certificates to
Fuddruckers and Coldstone Creamery and four movie
theater tickets with assorted candies.

                                                                                   8. Become a Math Whiz!
                                                                              Donated by: Julie Kinner, Math Specialist

                                                                 Loaded with fun stuff! Calculator, ruler, books,
4. Fun in the Sun at the Beach                                    magnetic numbers, time stickers, Brain Quest,
Donated by: The Third Grade teachers, Jazzercise                            Division Wrap Up, play money. . .

Tone up that body with four free weeks of jazzercise,
then head to the beach with a basket stuffed with cool
beach toys, games, shoes, sunscreen, and colorful
towels. Close your eyes and soak up the sun and surf!
                              7:15 Drawing – BASKETS GALORE!

9. Eric Carle Basket of Books                                 12. Sports Fans & Skateboard Dudes
Donated by: Reading/Title 1/ and Library Teams               Donated by: Nicole Giunta, Dung Nguyen & StrikeZone
Brown Bear, Brown Bear; Very Hungry Caterpillar;         A game-worn shoe autographed by former Wizards
Pancakes, Pancakes – if you love these books, you’ll   star Antawn Jamison, a skateboard, helmet, and pads,
love this basket including stuffed animals.            and five visits to StrikeZone for hitting, pitching, and
                                                                           throwing. What more can we say?

10. Geronimo Stilton Basket of Books
Donated by: Reading/Title 1/ and Library Teams

Step right up for this newspaper editor’s many

11. Franny K. Stein Basket of Books
Donated by: Reading/Title 1/ and Library Teams

For the future mad scientist.
                                7:30 Drawing – HIT THE TOWN!

                                                                4. Two Great Theater Nights for Two
1. ‘Young Eagles’ Helicopter Rides - Up to                   Donated by: MetroStage, 1201 N. Royal Street, Alexandria
                                                                     Synetic Theater, 1800 South Bell Street, Arlington
20 Children Ages 7 to 17                                                                  Estimated Value: $100 each
Donated by: Rick Rahim, Business Ventures
www.businessventures.com                                    Two tickets to a 2011 performance at MetroStage,
Estimated Value: $2,000                                          currently playing The Real Inspector Hound.
Discover the wonders of aviation! Up to 20 children                                                     PLUS
between the ages of 7 and 17 will fly under the EAA       Two tickets to Don Quixote at Synetic’s Crystal City
Young Eagles program in a corporate Bell 206L 7             Theater – DC’s Premier Physical Theater – June 2
passenger turbine-powered helicopter. At the end of                                         thru July 3, 2011.
the flight, each child will be presented with a
certificate commemorating his/her flight.
Rides will be scheduled at a mutually agreeable time
from Leesburg Airport in Leesburg, VA – winner
must provide own transportation to and from
departure point. Each child will be required to have a
guardian provide written permission for the flight.
                                                                            5. Four Pirate Cruise Tickets
                                                                             Donated by: Potomac Riverboat Company
                                                                                               Estimated Value: $60

                                                         Forty-minute cruise on Potomac entertains riders with
2. Moroccan Dinner for Ten (Sun. – Thurs)                  music and tales of piracy on the river. Board at the
Donated by: Marrakesh Restaurant
                                                               Alexandria City Marina by September 5, 2011.
617 New York Ave N.W., Washington, D.C., 20001
Tel: (202)393-9393
Estimated Value: $310

Enjoy seven courses of succulent meats, vegetables,
and salads served against the backdrop of Middle
Eastern music and décor while being entertained by a
professional belly dancer. An experience that you
will never forget.
                                                             6. Two Monument Cruise Tickets + $25
                                                                  Donated by: Potomac Riverboat Company / TD Bank
                                                                                        Estimated Value: $52 + $25

                                                              Board a narrated Potomac River cruise of D.C.
                                                         monuments from Old Town to Georgetown and back.
                                                               During the stopover stroll the streets and treat
3. Four Tickets to NSO Kinderkonzert                        yourself with a $25 Visa gift card from TD Bank.
Donated by: The Donnellan Family                          Sunset, evening, and moonlight tours are especially
Estimated Value: $72                                         popular. Each direction takes approximately 45
Attend the Got Rhythm performance at the Kennedy
Center’s, Family Theater, May 22, at 1:30 p.m.
Arrive an hour ahead for hands on the instruments.
                               7:30 Drawing – LOOK FANTASTIC!

7. Custom-Made Professional Portrait
Donated by: Jeff Lubin Portrait Photography Studio                                10. Ever Dream of Modeling?
1389 Chain Bridge Rd, McLean                                       Donated by: Alexandra Boos, Eileen Brady, Abbie Freeman
Estimated value: $455                                                                             Estimated value: Priceless

Winner will receive a custom-made 11x14 Marquis                    Here’s your chance! Ms. Boos will teach you and
portrait. You will first have a pre-portrait                    three friends the basics of modeling. Ms. Brady will
consultation to discuss who will be in the portrait,              photograph the session and provide you the digital
clothing, and backgrounds before the in-studio                    images. The package also includes a complete 50-
portrait session.                                                  page scrapbook kit plus three more albums if you
                                                                 want to share with your friends and create your own

8. Mom & Daughter Salon/Spa Treatment
Donated by: Studio Salon and Spa, Shirlington Village                         11. YMCA Family Membership
Estimated Value: $125                                                        Donated by: YMCA of Metropolitan Washington
                                                                                                  Estimated value: $1850
For Mom: Come in for the full salon treatment: a
designer haircut and style, classic manicure, and                        Get the whole family in shape with a family
pedicure.                                                      membership to an area YMCA of your choice. You’ll
                                                                have a choice of 500 group exercise classes, close to
Donated by: Sassy Princess Mobile Spa                          100 mind/body classes, and more than 10 pools. This
Estimated Value: $100
                                                                prize includes complimentary wellness appointments
For Daughter: A Sassy Princess gift basket with an              with a coach and equipment orientation for the entire
inflatable chair, bag, bath salt, lotion, lip gloss,              family. The closest YMCA is 420 E. Monroe Ave.
picture frame, bracelet kit, and $50 gift certificate for
a spa party.                                                             SPRUCE UP THE HOUSE!
                                                                                               12. House Cleaning!

                                                                      Donated by: Robert A. Blitzer, CRS, GRI
                                                                      Re/Max Allegiance, www.robblitzer.com
                                                                                      Estimated Value: $500
9. One-of-a-Kind Turquoise Necklace
Designed & handmade by: Jennifer Yates, Kindergarten teacher      Rob Blitzer, local broker and husband of 2nd grade
Estimated value: Priceless                                         teacher Ms. Blitzer, is donating his favorite house
                                                               cleaning team, MK Services, to clean windows, inside
  Tear-drop turquoise necklace with faceted carnelian                                  cabinets, appliances and more.
  and pearl beads finished off with a sterling silver O-
                                             ring clasp.                            Donated by: Home Depot
                                                                       We’re also throwing in a $50 gift
                                                                 certificate you can use to fix things up
       7:45 Drawing – GRAND FINALE!

1. Sony E Series 8GB Walkman® Video MP3 Player, Black
Donated by: PTA
Estimated value: $80

Up to 50 hours of continuous music or up to 10 hours of uninterrupted video playback on
a single charge. You can even listen to your favorite FM programming via the built-in FM
tuner. Headphones and USB cable are also included.

          2. Nintendo DSi
          Donated by: PTA
          Estimated value: $150

          A high-powered handheld video game system in a sleek, folding design-loaded
          with features. The DSi features Nintendo's trademark stylus-driven touchscreen
          technology, the ability to snap photos with built-in cameras, play back your
          music with Nintendo DSi Sound, or browse the Internet with the Nintendo DSi

  3. Kindle Wireless Reading Device, Wi-Fi, 6" Display
  with $10 Gift Card
  Donated by: PTA
  Estimated value: $125

  Kindle weighs 8.5 ounces and holds up to 3,500 books. No longer pick and choose
  which books you can carry. You can always have your entire Kindle library with you.
  With the $10 gift card, you can start buying books right away!

                       4. Wii with Extreme Action Pack
                       Donated by: Landmark Honda
                       Estimated value: $200

                       The Wii bundle consists of a classic white console, matching ultra
                       motion sensitive Wii Remote Plus controllers, Nunchuk controller, Wii
                       Sports Resort and Wii Sports game. The action pack adds remote
           7:45 Drawing – GRAND FINALE!

       5. Boy’s 20 inch Bicycle with Helmet & Lock
       Donated by: David Lawson/Safe Routes to School
       Estimated value: $110

        6. Girl’s 20 inch Bicycle with Helmet & Lock
        Donated by: David Lawson/Safe Routes to School
        Estimated value: $110

   7. Touchdown! Two Redskins tickets.
   Donated by: The Todd Family
   Estimated Value: $250

   Winner will receive two tickets to a 2011-12 season Washington Redskins football game.

  8. Nationals v. Pirates
  Game 21, Tuesday, May 17 at 1:05 p.m.
  Donated by: Rosenthal Automotive
  Estimated value: $320

  Four tickets – parking included!

  9. Nationals v. Phillies
  Game 27, Wednesday, June 1 at 1:05 p.m.
  Donated by: Rosenthal Automotive
  Estimated value: $340

  Four tickets – parking included!

And a Great Big Thank You to Our Loyal Spring Fling Sponsors!
                                   Student Art Auction
                                   ‘Spring Fling 2010’
                        Tucker’s Own Michelangelo Masterpieces
Donated by: 1) Tucker Student Artists and 2) Art Teacher Sean Murphy
Estimated Value: Priceless

I. Art Auction: Showcase any one of six Tucker masterpieces in your home or office. Six students
   have been selected to display their talented artwork in this year’s annual art auction and celebration.
   Anyone and everyone is welcome to admire and bid on any student’s matted and framed work of
   passion and creativity.

Moema Korford,
Ms. Barnes’ 3rd Grade class

                                                        Leon Story,
                                                        Mr. Lin’s 5th Grade class

Samuel Amoako,
Mrs. Brown’s 1st Grade class
Alim Koroma                                           Ibrahim Mohammed,
Mrs. Hurst’s 2nd Grade class                          Mr. Riddile’s Kindergarten class

                                Veranyuli Rubio Padilla Cruz’s,
                                  Mrs. Erney 4th Grade class

II. Tucker Student Body Art Show: Picture This!
    Mr. Murphy is proud of all his students’ artistic talent and is excited to display their artwork
    throughout the school during Spring Fling and fourth quarter, on both the first and second floors.
    Please take your time admiring the talent and imagination of our students in our school-turned-
    museum. This year, all artists’ displays will remain on the walls during the event for all to

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