Laurelwood Elementary School

Project Cornerstone

We are looking for parents, grandparents, guardians, to read stories to our students in our Asset Building Champion (ABC) program.  All that is required from you is about an hour of your time each month.  Training will be provided.

Please email Dr. Rogers ( if you are interested and she will send you the parent information.  


Project Cornerstone Power Words and Blue Day Citizenship Awards Dates

BLUE DAY – Monthly Citizenship Awards 8:30 AM

Based on Project Cornerstone Power Words

Theme:  Champion Year


Aug/September     9/29/17     Friends to the End for Kids

** RESPECT **  “I am considerate and appreciative.”            


October       10/27/17   Giraffes Can’t Dance

**Leadership**  “Be responsible for your own behavior and feelings.”

-Tap into your personal power-


November/December  12/1/17  BIG (Be Inspired to be Great)

**Kindness** “Take small steps to be BIG. Be kind to everyone.”                     


January         1/26/18 When Sophie Gets Angry, Really, Really Angry

**Self-Control**  “Be the director of your own emotions.”


February  3/2/18  Ruby Bridges Goes to School (K-2)

and Through My Eyes by Ruby Bridges (3-5)

**Tolerance**  “Be an UPstander.  Stand up for each other.”


March      3/30/18     How Do I Stand In Your Shoes?

**Empathy**  “*Be a bucket filler.  Do intentional acts of caring.”

     *Read also:  Have You Filled A Bucket Today?

April         4/27/18    Sebastian’s Roller Skates

**Confidence**  “Stand tall and bloom, don’t wilt.”


 May          5/25/18   Thank You Mr. Falker

**Strength**  “Do the right thing!  Say and DO something.”


June   6/1/18   Sports and Service Awards Assembly

       6/8/18  Academic Awards Assembly


**Kindergarten Book Titles 1) Listen and Learn 2) Join In and Play 3) Talk and Work it Out 4) Accept and Value Each Person 5) Understand and Care 6) Be Polite and Kind 7) Reach Out and Give 8) Try and Stick With It (These books are part of the Learning to Get Along Series by Cherie J. Meiners, M.Ed.)