Sunday, December 13, 2015

Wiley Gives Back ... Spirit Week

Day of the Week
Give Back
Show your Spirit

Wiley Students & their families show their thanks to the Wiley staff @ Winter Thanks
Community Partner: Wiley PTA
We Are Wiley!
Wear your Wiley t-shirt.

Bring in a (small/medium sized) gently-used or new stuffed animal to share some comfort with the child of a refugee family.
Community Partner: USCRI Refugees
United Nations Development  Sustainable Goal: Sustainable Cities & Communities

Dress in your coziest and most comfortable clothes. It’s pajama day! Feel free to bring your favorite stuffed animal - just don’t get it mixed up with the one that you’re going to donate.

Bring in a canned food/nonperishable food item to donate. 
Community Partner:  Interfaith Food Shuttle/ Backpack Buddies
United Nations Sustainable Development Goal: Zero Hunger

Meal times are wonderful times to connect with one another.  Mix it up at lunch!  Sit with someone you don’t know well. 
Crazy Mismatch Day (including hair!)
Clean out your closets!  Bring in gently-used jeans or tennis shoes to donate to those in need.
Community Partner: Note in the Pocket
United Nations Sustainable Development Goal: End Poverty  

Dress for Success
Assemble an outfit that makes you feel successful.

Bring in a new or gently –used easy reader or board book. (Target age: preschool)
Community Partner: Learning Together Preschool
United Nations Sustainable Development Goal: Quality Education

Is there anything better than getting lost in a book?
Dress as your favorite book character. 

Each class will spend time today making holiday cards for our senior friends.
Community Partners: local senior living centers
United Nations Sustainable Development Goal: Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
You … Us
Express your cultural background by wearing a flag on your shirt or clothing from your native country. (Or, wear your Wiley t-shirt.)
*International Showcase throughout the morning. 
Families are welcome to join us. Invitation to follow with more details and times of presentation.