APRIL BRAGGIN' DRAGON 
         123RD EDITION
Teacher of the Month
Mr.Kevin 
Big Dragon Co-Teacher 
Favorite Color: Green 
Favorite Food: Charcuterie 
Favorite Children's Book: Mr.Willowby's Christmas Tree 
Favorite TV Show: Survivor 

This months Staff highlight is Mr.Kevin our Big Dragon Co-Teacher! He is from Seal Beach, CA but now lives in Lincoln Heights. His weekends are spent renovating his tiny house (or escaping it to the desert, Palm Springs or Joshua Tree are his fav!) 

Academically Mr. Kevin has 10+ years of experience working with children, and a BA in English Education with an emphasis in Theater. After college Mr.Kevin pursued his passion of sketch comedy and is an alum of the prestigious Sunday Company at The Groundlings and was on a Harold team at The Upright Citizens Brigade. While striving towards his creative goals he continued working with children in many capacities including Camp Counselor, California-State-Standards tutor, and nanny and has finished up all his Early Childhood Degree! 

Below are a few of the focuses he has picked this month! 
WORD OF THE MONTH 

Dedicated

definition taken from Merriam-Webster 
a feeling of very strong support for or loyalty to someone or something 

the quality or state of being dedicated to a person, group, cause

a name and often a message prefixed to a literary, musical, or artistic production in tribute to a person or cause

What does being "dedicated" mean to you? 
Who would your book dedication be to and what would it say?
CAREER OF THE MONTH 
Following in the footsteps of his passion, Mr.Kevin chose 
COMEDIAN as our career of the month!
ARTIST OF THE MONTH

Yayoi Kusama

Yayoi Kusama is a Japanese contemporary artist who works primarily in sculpture and installation, but is also active in painting, performance, film, fashion, poetry, fiction, and other arts.
Our children will be creating their own pieced of work this month inspired by Yayoi Kusama.
IMPORTANT DATES


April 1-2 - CLOSED Spring Break

April 1 - Happy Birthday Ms.Andrea
Little Green Co-Teacher
Send a birthday wish LINKED HERE
April 2 - Happy Birthday Ms.Laritza,
Blue Dragon Co-Teacher
Send a birthday wish LINKED HERE
April 4 - Easter Sunday

April 5 - First Day Back from Spring Break - The Great Egg Hunt (all classes) 

April 5 - Let's Celebrate Ms.Andrea and Ms.Laritza (Welcome back Ms.Laritza!) for their spring break birthdays!

April 5 - School Resumes from Spring Break, Normal Operating Hours 

April 13 - Tomato Pie FUN-raiser! (see below for more information!)
April 16 - Parent Appreciation Day

April 19 - EVENT: Make-A-Plates week!
Interested in purchasing a plate for your child?! Links and information will be sent separately!

April 22 - Happy Birthday Ms.Mi Mi 
Send a birthday wish HERE

April 26 - 27 -- Class Pictures (more details sent in the weekly newsletters in April)

April 29 - Spirit Day: Jersey Day!

April 30 - Camelot CLOSED Parent / Teacher Conferences
(( Links to come separately ))
Upcoming Dates 

May 3 - 7- Camelot Staff Appreciation Week 

May 19 - Potty Learning Workshop with Jenny Phelps 10am-11:30am

May 31 - Camelot Closed - Memorial Day
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