Friday, March 24th, 2017

posted Mar 23, 2017, 8:52 AM by Brian Herman   [ updated Mar 24, 2017, 8:11 AM by Fabiola Elias ]
Good Morning Farr Falcons!

This is Mrs. Elias and today is the 129th day of school, Friday, March 24th, 2017.  The forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of about 70 degrees.  

Announcements:

Today is...

Chocolate Covered Raisins Day - Celebrate the almost healthy, chewy, and chocolatey snack on March 24 or Chocolate Covered Raisin Day.

On This Day in History:

in 1765, Parliament passes the Quartering Act, outlining the locations and conditions in which British soldiers are to find room and board in the American colonies.

Here's Your Science Fact for Today:

The oceans contain enough salt to cover all the continents to a depth of nearly 500 feet

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

This is the last week in the Season Of Non Violence and this week we focus on:
Way of the Week 6 - Believing

...And your daily challenge is to tell someone, “You can do it! Don’t give up!”

Well, it's Friday and you know what that means; it's time to discuss in your classrooms why it is important to show respect to everyone during an assembly or a program.

Lou Holtz, a former American football player, coach, and analyst, said, "Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude."

Pledge: 

And today, we have Anthony from Mrs. Rosales' 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

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

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.