Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

posted Mar 13, 2017, 8:49 AM by Brian Herman   [ updated Mar 14, 2017, 8:39 AM by Tom Borer ]
Good Morning Farr Falcons!

This is Mr. Herman and today is the 121st day of school, Tuesday, March 14th, 2017.  The forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of about 86 degrees.  

Announcements:

Today is...

Pi Day - It is a day to celebrate the mathematical constant pi (π) and to eat lots of pie.

On This Day in History:

In 1776, Alexander Hamilton receives his commission as captain of a New York artillery company.

Here's Your Science Fact for Today:

Tides are caused by the rotation of the Earth and the gravitational effects of the Moon and Sun.

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

As we continue with the Season of Non Violence, remember that this week we will focus on way of the week, week 5 - Smiling
And... Your Daily Challenge is to share a smile with at least three people knowing that your smile contributes to peace.

Along with focusing on the Season of Non Violence we are also going to discuss Respecting Everyone in the Hallways and on the sidewalks but before we begin touching on this subject discuss with your teachers what you believe respect in the hallways looks like.

Yoko Ono, a Japanese multimedia artist, singer, and songwriter, said, "Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life."

Pledge: 

And today, we have Gabriel Rosas from Ms. Mulligan'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

Interested in Science...well, tomorrow night from 6:30-8:00 in the MPR our teacher candidates from Cal State University San Marcos will have Science Night, so make sure to tell your parents, do an experiment, win a prize in the raffle, learn something new, and have fun because science is cool! 

And...remember to always stay safe on the playground, around our school, and 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.