• Virtual DANCE PARTY!
    It is a tradition to hold "Dance Party" celebrations at da Vinci.  For those new this year, a dance party is not limited to just dancing!  It is a variety of fun activities for staff and students to participate in together.  
    When: Friday, Dec. 11
    Time: 1:00-1:45 p.m.
    What: 10 rooms of fun activities!  (Movie, Anime, Chat, Improv, Games, Art Games, Youtube, Dance Party...and MORE!)
    Details with rooms and codes will be sent to students through Canvas on Friday, Dec. 11th at noon!  Until then, save the date and time for FUN!
     
    Virtual WINTER TALENT SHOW Submissions - EXTENDED UNTIL WED. Dec. 9th!!!
    Submissions are being accepted for our Virtual Winter Talent Show!  Here is the link.  It is also located on the DL Site.  Submissions are due by December 9th.  Those chosen to "perform" will be announced on DVTV's Dragon News on Monday, December 14th.  The Winter Talent Show will be live-streamed Friday, December 18th at 1:00 pm.  For questions, please contact Mz. Daley at sdaley@pps.net.
     
    da Vinci Dragon Agreement of the Month:
    CHOOSE KINDNESS
    In what ways are you CHOOSING KINDNESS this month as a student, friend, family member, etc.?  Submit your answer on your grade level discussion board. 
     
     
    CLUBS! for Dec. 7-11
    DVTV LIVESTREAM!  - Monday 12:30 LINK

    Karaoke Club - Monday 12:15 Code: dvkaraoke

    Current Events - Tuesday 12:15 Code: dv current events

    8th Grade Lunch Commons "Among Us and/or CHAT!" - Tuesday 12:30 Code: check Canvas!

    7th Grade Lunch Commons "Worst Movies Ever!" - Wednesday 12:30 Code: check Canvas!

    Plant Club - Wednesday 12:15 Code: gardenclub

    6th Grade Lunch Commons "Birthday Stories" - Thursday 12:30 Code: check Canvas!

    Newspaper Club -Thursday 12:15 Code dvnews

    Among Us - Friday 12:15 Code: dvgame

    *NOTE ABOUT AMONG US CLUB
    If you are in the waiting room and only see Ms. Blair - PLEASE JOIN!  The players are moved into break out rooms!  
     
    All Clubs and Codes are on the DL website as well as Community Canvas Pages.

    Reminders of other ongoing community connection events: 

    Lunch Social "Commons"! 
    Grade level lunch COMMONS have begun and they are AMAZING!! This is a great way for students to connect and meet friends through "common" interests.
    12:30-1:00
    Tuesday's - 8th grade
    Wednesday's - 7th grade
    Thursday's - 6th grade
    Students can check their grade level Canvas Course for more info including the topic of the week/meeting codes in the COMMONS section.
    *Commons are EVERY week, so if a student has another monthly club that is meeting, no worries!  We will catch you at the next one!
     
    NANOWRIMO 
    NANOWRIMO is starting!  If you've ever wanted to write a novel, now is your chance! November is National Novel Writing Month!  Come join Ms. Young and your fellow writers on Monday's from 3:00-3:30 and Friday's 9:00-9:30  in small groups, and learn all about it and practice your writing skills!  We will meet in a Google Meet with the nickname NANOWRIMO. If you want to check it out ahead of time, here's the link: https://ywp.nanowrimo.org/ 
     
    Dragon Challenge!
    Don't forget to get those answers in fast!  :)
     
     
    MINDFULNESS 5! to start your day!
    9:20-9:25
    Monday - Ms. Shannon
    Tuesday - Ms. Morano
    Wednesday - Mz. Kitchens/Student Guest
    Thursday - Anna/Student Guest
    The link is posted on the da Vinci DL website.  

     

     
    DVTV
    Don't forget to check out the latest episode of DVTV's Dragon News on the da Vinci DL Website!  New episodes are live streamed every Monday at 12:30!
    Thanks,

    Suezann Kitchens

    Assistant Principal

    503-545-7685 (Call or text)

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