Monday, May 8th, 2017

posted May 7, 2017, 4:58 PM by Brian Herman   [ updated May 8, 2017, 7:45 AM ]
Good Morning Farr Falcons!

This is Mr. Herman and today is the 150th day of school, Monday, May 8th, 2017.  The forecast calls for partly sunny skies with a high of about 69 degrees.  

Announcements:

Today is...

National Coconut Cream Pie Day. This day is created in honor of the delicious pie made with a sweet coconut cream filling.

On This Day in History:

in 1945, both Great Britain and the United States celebrate Victory in Europe Day. Cities in both nations, as well as formerly occupied cities in Western Europe, put out flags and banners, rejoicing in the defeat of the Nazi war machine.

Here's Your Science Fact for Today:

The noise that is thunder is created when the air around lightning gets rapidly heated and expands at a rate faster than the speed of sound.

At Farr Avenue School, Falcon's S.O.A.R...

This week we will be discussing what it means to be safe on your way to and from school and what you need to do to be safe, so start thinking about what you can do to be safe on the way to and from school.

John Wayne, an American actor and filmmaker and an Academy Award-winner for True Grit, said, "Tomorrow hopes we have learned something from yesterday."

Pledge: 

And today, we have ___________________ from Mrs. Moreno-Hall's  class to lead you in the pledge.  Now, please stand...Put your right hand over your heart, ready begin...

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. 

Special Announcements

Please make sure that while you are in the office or library you are quiet and respectful of the 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders who will be taking important state exams.

Also remember to please stay out of planted and landscaped areas around school because we want our plants to grow!

Finally, remember to always stay safe on the playground, around our school, on your way to and from school.
 
Thank you for your attention to this morning's message, S.O.A.R. today, and remember to come to school every day and on time because when you miss school you miss out.