Fri Mar 0 1

Early Bird 3rd Quarter Work Samples Due K-12 students

1st Quarter Work Sample Early Birds:  Earn a $10.00 Resource Room Coupon per student, here’s how:

1)  Turn in complete 3rd quarter work samples to the IDEA office on or before Friday, March 1, 2019.  The actual due date for on-time work samples is MARCH 15.  

2)  If your students need to do a work sample demonstration in person at the office then make an appointment with your contact teacher to do so.

3)  This is also an excellent opportunity for your students to write and submit a short paragraph about any photos you submit as their PE work samples.

4Appointments must take place on or before Friday, March 1, 2019.

5)  Work samples must be complete

6)  For each set of complete work samples (per student) turned in you will receive a $10.00 Resource Room Coupon.

7)  If you turn in your work samples at the reception desk they will date stamped.  You can also turn them in after hours at the drop box (looks like a silver/gray mailbox) under the IDEA sign in the parking lot.

8)  Please make sure your student’s first AND last name, grade and Contact Teacher are legibly listed on EACH page of your Work Samples.  We have over 950 students being served just out of our Fairbanks office so we really need this information on each page so your students can receive proper credit for their work.  Thank you for helping us with this.

9) If you have questions please check with your contact teacher

10)  For more ideas please go to the IDEA website or click the link below:  You will need your IDEA username and password to login       https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/sample-ideas/

IDEA office hours:  Monday – Friday  8:30 am – 5:00 pm  Phone:  374-2200  Toll free outside of Fairbanks:  1-877-582-4332

ADDRESS:

IDEA Fairbanks , 2157 Van Horn Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701

Fri Mar 0 1

Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

For IDEA students age 10 and up

No drop offs ~ a parent must attend with their student

Mandatory Parent Meeting:  Friday, Sept 7 from 10-11am @ IDEA

CLUB DATES:   Starting October ~ the first & third Fridays from 10:30am-12pm @ IDEA

October 5 and 19  * November 2 and 16 * December 7 and 21 * January 4 and 18 * February 1 and 15 * March 1 and 15 * Last meeting:  April 19

Sat Mar 0 2

IditaREAD - all IDEA students start reading today to beat your musher

IditaREAD 2019 announcement

You don’t have to attend the Kick-off party to participate in the race. Just sign-up. Happy Mushing (Reading) IditaREADERS!

Mon Mar 0 4

1st LEGO League Jr. - IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

Mon Mar 0 4

Photography Club 2:30-3:30pm Jr & Sr High IDEA students

photo club announcement
For IDEA students in Jr High and High School! An exciting new club is starting:  Photography Club.
This is for Jr High and High School Students in IDEA. The volunteer coach is professional photographer Glenda Christina. The info is below. It is limited to 14 IDEA students so please sign up by replying to this email. Signing up also means that your information will be shared with the coach who is also an IDEA vendor. Please review the information below carefully. There will also be an additional expense of $128.50 which can be taken out of allotment to purchase the curriculum. If you have any questions please let us know. The IDEA staff sponsor for this club is Tonya Plass. Please note that the class time is from 2:30-3:30pm

To Register please send me (Sandy) sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or text (907) 888-0852 the following information which will be shared with the coach. Please mention this is for the Photography Club since we have several clubs starting and we want to make sure your students are registered for the club you want.

Parent first and last name

Student first and last name

Student grade level

Parent phone number

Anything else you would like us to know

 

 

Tue Mar 0 5

Creative Work Sample EXPO all IDEA students 10am-12pm

Questions? Contact Jen Schutte at  gjschutte@ideafamilies.org

Brought to you by your local PAC

Wed Mar 0 6

Genealogy Club IDEA students ~ 10-11am

Want to trace your family tree? Want to bring history alive? Do family tree DNA testing. Learn how to structure your family tree. Learn how to research and where to find family information. Join us for GENEALOGY CLUB. Meets once a week, 2nd semester – for 8 weeks.

FEBRUARY:  Feb 6 special time from 10-11am * Feb 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 27 from 12:30-1:30pm

MARCH:  Mar 6 from 10-11am * Mar 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 27 special time:  3-4pm (last meeting)

All ages welcome. Parents will be important so please stick around. DNA kits are $100 each out of allotment. Coach is Candice. For contact information please click the following link:      https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Candi !

Wed Mar 0 6

Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

Chess Club: Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 1:30-2:30 at the IDEA office. For IDEA students of all ages and family members. This is not a drop off event except for kids in 9th grade or above. An adult must accompany students 8th grade of younger. Bring your chess board and be ready to have a fantastic time. Adults can play too! If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail the club coach IDEA parent Catrina by using the following link:  (You will need your IDEA username and password)  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Catrina!

 

Thu Mar 0 7

LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

Fri Mar 0 8

Music Fun Club grades K-3 IDEA students 2:30-4pm

2 more new clubs are starting:  K-3 Music Fun Club and 4-7 Music Fun Club. The volunteer coach is certified teacher and music instructor Francis Lupton with 27 ½ years teaching K-12 music in the local public schools. She has been a part of the local Performing Arts community for over 30 years. She is also an IDEA vendor.  Each club is limited to 28 students. The clubs will include a wide variety of experiences:  Learning the general fundamentals of music through instruments, music games, dances, songs, drama, etc. Our staff sponsor is contact teacher Kathleen Kinney. Everything will be provided.

K-3 Club will meet the 2nd Friday of the month as follows:  Han 11, Feb 8 and March 8, 2019. 4-7 Club will meet the 3rd Friday of the month as follows:  Jan 18, Feb 15 and March 15, 2019. Parents can stay and observe or drop and go.

To Register please send me (Sandy) sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or text (907) 888-0852 the following information which will be shared with the coaches. Please mention which club this is for as we have several new clubs starting and we want to be sure your students are registered for the club you want.

Parent first and last name

Student first and last name

Student grade level

Parent phone number

Anything else you would like us to know

 

Fri Mar 0 8

Quiet Day

Families and visitors are encouraged to stop by however we have no in-office events planned during business hours.

Fri Mar 0 8

Read Across America READ-IN for all IDEA students 9am-2pm

Please join me for the Read Across America Read-In here at the Fairbanks office!  Wear your comfy clothes and bring any snacks, drinks and blankets for a cozy day of reading!  If you stay and read for the entire event, you’ll earn up to 300 miles on your IditaREAD trail!

Date: Friday, March 8th

Time:  9AM – 2PM     

Schedule:  9AM – 11AM:  Reading

                   11AM – 12PM:  Book Share & Illustration

                   12PM – 2PM:  Reading

Who:  Any IDEA student who would like to quietly read for 5 hours!

This will be a low-key event.  Light snacks will be provided, and students may bring their own.  Students are welcome to snack while they read, and may take breaks as needed.  We will have a one-hour break from 11AM – 12PM for anybody who wants to take a few minutes to create a picture or talk about their favorite book.  Students are not required to stay for the entire event, and may leave at any time.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me for more information!

Thank you and I hope to see you next week!

-Jamie Freiman, Resource Room Coordinator jamie.freiman@ideafamilies.org

 

 

 

 

Mon Mar 1 1

1st LEGO League Jr. - IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

Mon Mar 1 1

PAC Meeting 3:00-4:30pm

2157 Van Horn Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
2157 Van Horn Rd, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA

PAC (Parent Advisory Committee):  YOU’RE NOT ALONE – COME BE A PART OF OUR FAMILY! The PAC meets the 2nd Monday of the month from 3-4:30pm. This month we will be meeting off site ~ at Ft Wainwright: North Haven Community Center at 4268 Neely Road. There is plenty of room for the kids to play in the play area with toys, slides, etc. You will need to stop at the Visitor’s Center on the right as you enter post via the Steese Expwy and Airport Way intersection and get a pass. You will need your ID, vehicle registration and proof of insurance but no sponsor. Just tell them you are attending the PAC meeting at the North Haven Community Center along with the address. Thanks Sandy & Jen, and all our wonderful PAC officers and PAC members! Questions? Email staff advisor Sandy Blewett sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or call 456-1368

 

Wed Mar 1 3

Genealogy Club IDEA students ~ 12:30-1:30pm

Want to trace your family tree? Want to bring history alive? Do family tree DNA testing. Learn how to structure your family tree. Learn how to research and where to find family information. Join us for GENEALOGY CLUB. Meets once a week, 2nd semester – for 8 weeks.  Even though the Parent Meeting is on  Tuesday Jan 29 from 1-2pm, the club will meet on Wednesdays starting February 6. The schedule is as follows:

FEBRUARY:  Feb 6 special time from 10-11am * Feb 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 27 from 12:30-1:30pm

MARCH:  Mar 6 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 27 special time:  3-4pm (last meeting)

All ages welcome. Parents will be important so please stick around. DNA kits are $100 each out of allotment. Coach is Candice. For contact information please click the following link:      https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Candi !

Thu Mar 1 4

LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

Thu Mar 1 4

High School Art Class 3:30-5pm

There will be a class offered for interested students in basic drawing techniques, the elements of art, and the principles of design.  Focus will primarily be on skills rather than production, on pencil drawing with some additional media explored depending upon student interest. Class will be meeting the second and fourth Thursdays of the month for January, February, and March from 3:30-5 pm.  It is suggested that students try to attend regularly to benefit from the continuity of instruction.  Some flexibility with dates may be necessary, but families will be informed of this in advance if this will be the case.  The class will be directed towards students grades 9-12.  Mature middle-school students with an interest in art will be considered for participation.  Please contact Kathleen Kinney to discuss whether this class will meet your student’s needs. 

Please reply to Kathleen.kinney@ideafamilies.org with this subject heading to let her know of your interest, student names, grades, and best way to contact you.  Thank you for your interest. 

 

Fri Mar 1 5

Music Fun Club grades 4-7 IDEA students 2:30-4pm

2 more new clubs are starting:  K-3 Music Fun Club and 4-7 Music Fun Club. The volunteer coach is certified teacher and music instructor Francis Lupton with 27 ½ years teaching K-12 music in the local public schools. She has been a part of the local Performing Arts community for over 30 years. She is also an IDEA vendor.  Each club is limited to 28 students. The clubs will include a wide variety of experiences:  Learning the general fundamentals of music through instruments, music games, dances, songs, drama, etc. Our staff sponsor is contact teacher Kathleen Kinney. Everything will be provided.

K-3 Club will meet the 2nd Friday of the month as follows:  Han 11, Feb 8 and March 8, 2019. 4-7 Club will meet the 3rd Friday of the month as follows:  Jan 18, Feb 15 and March 15, 2019. Parents can stay and observe or drop and go.

To Register please send me (Sandy) sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or text (907) 888-0852 the following information which will be shared with the coaches. Please mention which club this is for as we have several new clubs starting and we want to be sure your students are registered for the club you want.

Parent first and last name

Student first and last name

Student grade level

Parent phone number

Anything else you would like us to know

 

Fri Mar 1 5

3rd Quarter Work Samples Due K-12 students

1st Quarter Work Sample are due by Friday, March 15, 2019

1)  Turn in complete 3rd quarter work samples to the IDEA office on or before Friday, March 15, 2019.

2)  If your students need to do a work sample demonstration in person at the office then make an appointment with your contact teacher to do so.

3)  This is also an excellent opportunity for your students to write and submit a short paragraph about any photos you submit as their PE work samples.

4Appointments must take place on or before Friday, March 15, 2019.

5)  Work samples must be complete

6)  If you turn in your work samples at the reception desk they will date stamped.  You can also turn them in after hours at the drop box (looks like a silver/gray mailbox) under the IDEA sign in the parking lot.

7)  Please make sure your student’s first AND last name, grade and Contact Teacher are legibly listed on EACH page of your Work Samples.  We have over 950 students being served just out of our Fairbanks office so we really need this information on each page so your students can receive proper credit for their work.  Thank you for helping us with this.

8) If you have questions please check with your contact teacher

9)  For more ideas please go to the IDEA website or click the link below:  You will need your IDEA username and password to login       https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/sample-ideas/

IDEA office hours:  Monday – Friday  8:30 am – 5:00 pm  Phone:  374-2200  Toll free outside of Fairbanks:  1-877-582-4332

ADDRESS:

Fairbanks IDEA  2157 Van Horn Rd.   Fairbanks, AK 99701

Fri Mar 1 5

Quilting Club ages 10 and up in IDEA 10:30am-12pm

For IDEA students age 10 and up

No drop offs ~ a parent must attend with their student

Mandatory Parent Meeting:  Friday, Sept 7 from 10-11am @ IDEA

CLUB DATES:   Starting October ~ the first & third Fridays from 10:30am-12pm @ IDEA

October 5 and 19  * November 2 and 16 * December 7 and 21 * January 4 and 18 * February 1 and 15 * March 1 and 15 * Last meeting:  April 19

Fri Mar 1 5

Decorative Plastic bag Holder Workshop & Sack Lunch 12-2pm

Come and earn how to make decorative plastic bag holders. Makes a great Mother’s Day gift. Plus bring your own lunch.  Also please bring 1 fat quarter of fabric or 1/4 yard. Students 10 and under need parent to help them. Over age 10 need parent on premises (NOT a drop-off event). Presenter is Melissa Mitchell.

Mon Mar 1 8

1st LEGO League Jr. - IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

Mon Mar 1 8

Photography Club 2:30-3:30pm Jr & Sr High IDEA students

photo club announcement
For IDEA students in Jr High and High School! An exciting new club is starting:  Photography Club.
This is for Jr High and High School Students in IDEA. The volunteer coach is professional photographer Glenda Christina. The info is below. It is limited to 14 IDEA students so please sign up by replying to this email. Signing up also means that your information will be shared with the coach who is also an IDEA vendor. Please review the information below carefully. There will also be an additional expense of $128.50 which can be taken out of allotment to purchase the curriculum. If you have any questions please let us know. The IDEA staff sponsor for this club is Tonya Plass. Please note that the class time is from 2:30-3:30pm

To Register please send me (Sandy) sandy.blewett@ideafamilies.org or text (907) 888-0852 the following information which will be shared with the coach. Please mention this is for the Photography Club since we have several clubs starting and we want to make sure your students are registered for the club you want.

Parent first and last name

Student first and last name

Student grade level

Parent phone number

Anything else you would like us to know

 

 

Tue Mar 1 9

Artist in Residence Workshops

Art Workshops with Mary Ver Hoef

Wed Mar 2 0

Genealogy Club IDEA students ~ 12:30-1:30pm

Want to trace your family tree? Want to bring history alive? Do family tree DNA testing. Learn how to structure your family tree. Learn how to research and where to find family information. Join us for GENEALOGY CLUB. Meets once a week, 2nd semester – for 8 weeks.  Even though the Parent Meeting is on  Tuesday Jan 29 from 1-2pm, the club will meet on Wednesdays starting February 6. The schedule is as follows:

FEBRUARY:  Feb 6 special time from 10-11am * Feb 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 27 from 12:30-1:30pm

MARCH:  Mar 6 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 27 special time:  3-4pm (last meeting)

All ages welcome. Parents will be important so please stick around. DNA kits are $100 each out of allotment. Coach is Candice. For contact information please click the following link:      https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Candi !

Wed Mar 2 0

Chess Club for all IDEA families 1:30-2:30pm

Chess Club: Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 1:30-2:30 at the IDEA office. For IDEA students of all ages and family members. This is not a drop off event except for kids in 9th grade or above. An adult must accompany students 8th grade of younger. Bring your chess board and be ready to have a fantastic time. Adults can play too! If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail the club coach IDEA parent Catrina by using the following link:  (You will need your IDEA username and password)  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Catrina!

 

Thu Mar 2 1

Trades & Apprenticeship EXPO 10:30am-2pm

Noel Wien Library
1215 Cowles St, Fairbanks, AK 99701, USA
Thu Mar 2 1

LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

Fri Mar 2 2

Quiet Day

Families and visitors are encouraged to stop by however we have no in-office events planned during business hours.

Mon Mar 2 5

1st LEGO League Jr. - IDEA ages 6-9 pre-registered 12:30-2:00pm

1st  Lego League Jr.  For AGES 6-9 (IDEA students only).

What is FIRST© LEGO© League Jr.? Guided by adult Coaches and FIRST© LEGO© League Jr. Core Values, students work with LEGO© elements and motorized parts to build ideas and concepts and present them for review. The program focuses on building interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) through a real-world challenge – to be solved by research, critical thinking, and imagination.

Meetings will be every Monday beginning Dec 10 and concluding April 29. The only Monday omitted will be April 1 because of state testing. Each  meeting will be from 12:30-2:00pm at IDEA. You must be pre-registered to attend.  For registration details please email Coach Candice. Please click the following link for her contact information (you will need your IDEA username and password to login):  https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485

Tue Mar 2 6

Monopoly Tournament 1-4pm ages 8-15 IDEA students

Details to be announced but there will be prizes

Wed Mar 2 7

Proctor Training 10am-1pm

Details TBA

Wed Mar 2 7

Genealogy Club IDEA students ~ special time 3-4pm

Want to trace your family tree? Want to bring history alive? Do family tree DNA testing. Learn how to structure your family tree. Learn how to research and where to find family information. Join us for GENEALOGY CLUB. Meets once a week, 2nd semester – for 8 weeks.  Even though the Parent Meeting is on  Tuesday Jan 29 from 1-2pm, the club will meet on Wednesdays starting February 6. The schedule is as follows:

FEBRUARY:  Feb 6 special time from 10-11am * Feb 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Feb 27 from 12:30-1:30pm

MARCH:  Mar 6 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 13 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 20 from 12:30-1:30pm * Mar 27 special time:  3-4pm (last meeting)

All ages welcome. Parents will be important so please stick around. DNA kits are $100 each out of allotment. Coach is Candice. For contact information please click the following link:      https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Candi !

Thu Mar 2 8

LEGO Robotics for grades 4-8 IDEA students from 1-3pm Thursdays

LEGO Robotics: For ages 9-14 (grades 4-8). IDEA students only. All meetings on are Thursdays from 1-3pm at IDEA. This is a competitive team which meets from Sept thru Feb. You must be pre-registered to attend this club. This is a competitive team from Sept thru Feb.  However if they go n to compete in Internationals they will continue to meet weekly through May.

Thu Mar 2 8

High School Art Class 3:30-5pm

There will be a class offered for interested students in basic drawing techniques, the elements of art, and the principles of design.  Focus will primarily be on skills rather than production, on pencil drawing with some additional media explored depending upon student interest. Class will be meeting the second and fourth Thursdays of the month for January, February, and March from 3:30-5 pm.  It is suggested that students try to attend regularly to benefit from the continuity of instruction.  Some flexibility with dates may be necessary, but families will be informed of this in advance if this will be the case.  The class will be directed towards students grades 9-12.  Mature middle-school students with an interest in art will be considered for participation.  Please contact Kathleen Kinney to discuss whether this class will meet your student’s needs. 

Please reply to Kathleen.kinney@ideafamilies.org with this subject heading to let her know of your interest, student names, grades, and best way to contact you.  Thank you for your interest. 

 

Fri Mar 2 9

Jr/Sr High Social (grades 7-12) 6:00-9:00pm

Jr. & Sr. Social: Usually meets the last Friday of the month at IDEA from 6-9pm. For IDEA students in grades 7-12. Watch your email for details! Group leader is IDEA parent Jessica Garcia. For more information please click the following link:   (you will need your IDEA username and password to login)   https://www.ideafamilies.org/families/region-f/?p=485  Thanks Jessica!

Sun Mar 3 1

Order Deadline

No additional detail for this event.