Today is day 74 of school on this Thursday, December 11, 2014. The forecast calls for partly cloudy skies today with a high of about 72 degrees.
This morning I have a group of college bound Road-Runners from Mrs. Heiland's class to lead us in the pledge.
Next week we will be joined by Ms. S. Isherwood's class.
International Mountain Day
On this Day in History:
On this day in 1946, UNICEF was founded. In the aftermath of World War II, the General Assembly of the United Nations votes to establish the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF), an organization to help provide relief and support to children living in countries devastated by the war.
Here’s a random Science Facts for today:
Some lizards can walk on water.
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.
One is an effective citizen by doing things that:
According to Bertrand Russell, British mathematician and philosopher, "Without civic morality communities perish; without personal morality their survival has no value."
5th grade week.
Can-Do Food Drive
The annual Rock Springs Can-Do is here! The food drive will run from December 8th-December 18th. Our goal is 1,000 cans! Our current count is 359.
8:30 = grade 4 & 5
9:30 = grade 1, 2, 3
It's time to start thinking about the Talent Show. Applications to audition are available. If you plan to try out, practice and rehearse every day before auditions. If you want to do something with a friend, you must have time after school to practice together. Auditions are Friday, January 16.
This concludes today’s announcements. Thank you college bound roadrunners, and remember,
“Keep a smile on your face, it will increase your face value!”