The Rock by Rock Changemaker Series is a monthly subscription box for elementary school students that provides robust, fun, hands-on projects for kids delivered right to your door.
Each weekly project:
Only two days left till the end of the fiscal year! Do not forget to contribute to BSI PTO to support our exciting programs with a tax-deductible donation before the end of the FI on June 30th, 2020. Many of you mentioned your pledged to donate $420 “School Lunch Money” (Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Food Benefits) to BSI. If you’re one of them, please let us know at email@example.com, so we can count on your plan to donate.
Ways to contribute:
Tonight we come together to give one another a big virtual hug, to celebrate the resiliency of our community, to honor and congratulate our graduating class of 2020 and to have some fun! Read on for everything you need to get the party started.
We will meet via the Zoom teleconferencing tool using the link emailed from the BSI PTO today. If you did not receive this email, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org for the Zoom link.
You can download Zoom ahead of time or join via web browser.
8:00 Gala Begins!
8:10 PTO & Principal Havlik’s Welcome
8:15 Kid’s Dance led by Arkadyi of DuDance
8:30 Yearbook Preview
8:45 T-shirt Contest Finalists
9:00 Silent Auction Closes
9:05 Live Auction Begins
9:30 Gala Ends
9:35 Grade Afterparties Begin!
The Virtual Gala Auction is OPEN and the bidding has begun!
Here’s the link to auction items including great experiences and items like chess lessons with Coach Vlad, Disney Park Hopper Passes and a wine gift certificate from Brooklyn’s Big Nose, Full Body!
by Michael Grimes, 3rd grade Parent
Brooklyn vodka, 2 ounces (sub with seltzer for Virgin BSI)
Simple syrup*, 1 tablespoon
Ice + 2 lime wedges + 6 blueberries
Fill a shaker with ice. Add vodka, simple syrup, and juice of one lime wedge. Shake well and strain into highball glass over ice cubes. Garnish with remaining lime wedge and blueberries.*Make ahead. Combine 2 parts granulated sugar with 1 part water. Simmer, stirring, over low heat, until sugar has dissolved. Chill before using.
Our Virtual Gala Auction is now open and will accept new auction items until Friday night.
We have an amazing slate of teacher experiences this year! The best way to thank our teachers for stepping up is to step up, too.
PLEASE REACH OUT to your go-to takeout restaurant, wine shop, book or toy stores, kids’ virtual instructors and ask for a gift card donation today.
WE WANT YOUR TALENT (or a willing friend’s talent), too! Step up like our teachers and donate a virtual experience. Teach us how to make your special dish or bake your favorite treat, how to mix up cocktails like a once-upon-a-time pro, how to dance the tango, color correct our instagram pics, organize a closet, knit a scarf, build a birdhouse, look fabulous for that webinar. Get as creative as your kids! We need you to make this auction as successful as possible.