Good Morning Farr Falcons!
This is Mr. Herman and today the 56th day of school, Monday, November 15th, 2016. The forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of about 81 degrees.
Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day, a day to clear out your fridge of all the suspicious looking, probably living and now procreating foods.
On This Day in History:
On this day in 1867, the first stock ticker is unveiled in New York City. The advent of the ticker ultimately revolutionized the stock market by making up-to-the-minute prices available to investors around the country.
Here's Your Science Fact for Today
Sunlight takes about 8 minutes & 20 seconds to reach the Earth at 186,282 miles/sec (299,792 Km/sec).
At Farr Avenue School, Falcon's S.O.A.R...
To own our school we must own our library. Owning our library means using placement boards the rigth way, keeping the shelves as neat as possible, no running, and using quiet voices.
Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, said, "This Earth is our only home. Together, we must protect and cherish it."
Today, we have Nicolas Molina from Mrs. Merry's class to lead us 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.
Today's announcement is brought to you by Jump Rope for Heart! Your resting heart rate is when you are relaxed. As a child, your resting pulse is between 90 to 120 beats per minute. As an adult, your resting pulse slows to an average of 72 beats per minute.
Jump Rope for Heart envelopes are due, if possible, by Wednesday. Don't forget...when you get ten donations online you'll be entered into a drawing for some fun event prizes!
Remember, Safety First!
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.