Today is Monday, February 10, 2014. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies with a high of about 66 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Roadrunners from Mrs. Sylliaasen's class.
Next week, McDowell's class will be leading us in the pledge.
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1996, In the first game of a six-game match, an IBM computer dubbed “Deep Blue” becomes the first machine to beat a reigning world chess champion, Garry Kasparov. Despite this initial upset victory, man ultimately triumphed over machine as Kasparov goes went on to win the match, 4-2.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
The life of an eyelash is about 5 months.
Your Character Counts at Rock Springs School:
The Pillar of the Week is Citizenship, our sixth Pillar of Character, represented by the color purple. When you think about citizenship, think regal purple as representing the state.
• Do your share to make your school and community better
• Get involved in community affairs
• Stay informed; vote
• Be a good neighbor
• Obey laws and rules
• Respect authority
• Protect the environment
According to Thomas Jefferson, American Founding Father and third president, "I believe... that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another."
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”