Re: Would someone send an email to my kindergarten class...

    Hello there,
    My son is also working on his 100th day of school project. He is in
    Kindergarten at Columbia Elementary in Bakersfield, CA. Good luck on
    your project.On 11/21/03, teacher2be wrote:
    > Dear Class,
    > I hope you guys are well on your way to the 100 Emails! Good luck
    > to you! I hope you are enjoying school, the best is yet to come.
    > Seasons Greetings,
    > Teacher2be!
    > On 11/21/03, niamh wrote:
    >> On 1/22/02, Catherine Phillips wrote:
    >>> On 1/13/02, Michele wrote:
    >>>> On 12/12/01, Robin wrote:
    >>>>> We are collecting 100 emails for the 100th day of school
    >>>>> and we only have about 15. I need help please!!!! We are
    >>>>> on day 86. Just send it to the email link above. Just
    >>>>> tell my students something about your school or where you
    >>>>> live. Please help!
    >>>>> Thank You,
    >>>>> Robin
    >>> Greeeting from St. John's Newfoundland - Canada's most easterly
    >>> province.
    >>> We too are trying to collect 100 e-mails before our 100th day
    >>> of school.
    >>> Please reply to us stating where you are from so that we can
    >>> add you to our map !
    >>> This is something new I am trying for the 100th day of school.
    >>> I hope to hear from 100 classes or schools by our 100th day of
    >>> school. I am printing off all the e-mails we receive and
    >>> then I am plotting all the schools on a map of the world.
    >>> Today is supposed to be our 85th day of school but we have a
    >>> snow day.
    >>> I will be posting descriptions and pictures of the ways we
    >>> celebrate the 100th day of school on our school web site. If
    >>> you wish to see some of the things we did please visit our
    >>> website at later in February.
    >>> Here are some other things that we have done in the past in
    >>> grade one for the 100th day of school. We obviously have not
    >>> done all of these things in any one year. We vary the
    >>> activities from year to year and we are always looking for new
    >>> books and new ideas. Hope you found some of our ideas useful.
    >>> 1. About two weeks before the 100th day, I pass each child
    >>> a little booklet entitled 100 words I can read. This booklet
    >>> has 100 empty lines in it. Each child has to write 100 words
    >>> that he/she can read in the booklet. I encourage them to print
    >>> things like their names, colour words . . .
    >>> 2. Read The 100th Day of School -- by Angela Shelf Medearis
    >>> 3. Read 100 Hungry Ants -- by Elinor J. Pinczes
    >>> 4. Read the Wolf's Chicken Stew -- by Keiko Kasza
    >>> 5. Read 100th Day Worries -- by Margery Cuyler
    >>> 6. Read 100 Days of School -- by Trudy Harris
    >>> 7. I have ordered another 100th Day of School book from
    >>> Scholastic -- it hasn't yet arrived. It is called The 100th
    >>> Day. It is another Hello Reader. I couldn't see the author
    >>> name in the Scholastic Flyer.
    >>> 8. We skip count to 100 by 2's, 5's and 10's.
    >>> 9. The children make a picture, model, ornament . . . out of
    >>> 100 of the same item. Last year some children made little
    >>> boxes out of Popsicle sticks, necklaces out of 100 Cheerios,
    >>> Froot Loops. . . One child made a snowman by gluing 100 mini
    >>> marshmallows on a piece of blue construction paper.
    >>> 10. We make a treat to share. Everyone has to bring in 100
    >>> pretzels, mini marshmallows, Cheerios, corn chips, chocolate
    >>> chips. We mix it all together in a huge bowl -- count all the
    >>> hundreds and then share it out. We have to avoid M & M's and
    >>> peanuts due to severe peanut allergies in our school.
    >>> 11. We make paper hats out of newsprint. Each child has to
    >>> make 10 sets of ten on their hat. To do this we use the
    >>> Crayola mini stampers.
    >>> 12. I ordered lovely 100th day of school stickers from a
    >>> company in British Columbia called Smilemakers. The stickers
    >>> are quite large and the company delivers promptly. That aren't
    >>> very expensive either !
    >>> 13. The children write a few sentences about what they
    >>> would do if they had 100 dollars. The sheet the children would
    >>> do this work on would have a 100 dollar bill photocopied at the
    >>> top of the page. The picture would be cut out of it and a
    >>> picture of the child inserted.
    >>> 14. Working in groups the children have to put together
    >>> puzzles with 100 pieces.
    >>> 15. Pass out 100th day of school certificates
    >>> 16. Blow up 100 balloons and decorate the entrance to the
    >>> school with the 100 balloons and a banner announcing the 100th
    >>> day of school.
    >>> 17. Children bring in collections of 100 things -- 100
    >>> pennies, 100 stamps, 100 stickers. . .