Welcome to Mr. Dingledine’s page on the Stoddert website.
The following is the text for your “welcome back to school” letter: Dingledine Welcome Letter 2017/18
Weekly Special Schedule:
Monday: SEM (Student Enrichment Model)
Tuesday: Fillmore Arts
Wednesday: PE & Science
FIELD TRIPS / BIG EVENTS DURING THE YEAR
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Most Saturday mornings – “Breakfast Club” 8:00am – 9:00am, Steam Cafe (Corner of R and 17th Sts, NW). Please RSVP the week of and a parent must stay. Students work on JogNog exercises so please bring a laptop. (Both classes)
September 15 – Dingledine’s class Potomac Cruise 9:00am – 3:00pm, Potomac River. Parent Volunteers needed.
Oct 2, Oct 16 & Oct 23 – Dingledine’s class attends Tudor Place Workshops 9:00am – 12:00pm – Thank you parent volunteers!
Oct 5, Oct 19 & October 26 – Golland’s class attends Tudor Place Workshops 9:00am – 12:00pm – Parent Volunteers (2 per session needed).
October 21 – Fall Festival – 5th grade hosts the Stoddert Gear Table. 10:00am – 3:00pm. Parent Volunteers needed. (Both classes) Sign up here
October 21 – Stargazing and Orionids Meteor Shower. 3:00pm – 11:00pm, C.M. Crockett Park, Midland, VA (Both classes)
Book Publishing – Year-long event. Students write a book and “publish” it on Amazon. Check with Mr. Golland for details. (Both classes)
October 31 – Classroom Halloween Parties – late afternoon following parade – parent donation welcome (snacks, drinks, decorations)
November 22 – Golland’s class Potomac Cruise 9:00am – 3:00pm, Potomac River. Parent Volunteers Needed – Laura Smith and ? (one more parent needed).
November 27 – 29 – Golland’s Hard Bargain Farm Overnight Field Trip, Accoceek, Maryland – Parent Volunteers – Grace Park and Terri Shaw
December 4-6 – Dingledine’s Hard Bargain Farm Overnight Field Trip, Accoceek, Maryland – Parent Volunteers – Marie Connelly, Lisa Salazar Feuer and Charles Dunn
December 8 – Shakespeare Theatre Workshop & Ice Skating at Georgetown Ice Rink (Both classes) – Schuyler Malachi and ? (one more parent needed).
December 12 & 13 – Play Dress Rehearsal Performances in the morning (during school hours) (Both classes)
December 13 – Western Expansion Play Performances, 12:45pm – 1:45pm & 2:00 – 3:00pm. (Both classes)
January 12 – Lincoln Cottage visit, 9:00am – 3:00pm, Washington, DC – One more Parent Volunteer needed! (Schuyler Malachi and Maria O’Donnell)
January – April – Dancing Classrooms occurs during regularly scheduled PE classes with a culminating dance on April 20th followed by cheese and juice reception. (Both classes)
Supply List: (update 6/23/17) A copy of the supply list for this year is below.
- (6) Marble Composition Book Wide Ruled 100 Sheet Black
- (4) Dixon Oriole #2 Pre-Sharpened Pencil 12ct
- (8) Facial Tissues 2-ply 100ct
- (1) Hand Sanitizer Clear 10oz Pump Bottle
- (1) Pencil/Crayon Sharpener 2 Hole w/ Shavings Case
- (6) Graph Paper 4 x 4 Ruled 3-Hole Punched 80ct
- (1) Crayola Pre-Sharpened 7″ Colored Pencils 24ct
- (1) Student Agenda 52 week Elementary Planner K-2 8.5″ x 11″
(*Note from the PTO: Stoddert participate’s in the Amazon Smile program, so please use the school link to start your Amazon purchases and you’ll help the school while getting your supplies!)