Good Morning Farr Falcons!
This is Mr. Herman and today is the 93rd day of school, Wednesday February 1st, 2017. The forecast calls for sunny skies with a high of about 70 degrees.
National Freedom Day - It is an observance in the United States that honors the signing of a resolution that proposed the 13th amendment of the nation's constitution on February 1, 1865. Abraham Lincoln, who was the president at the time, signed the resolution to outlaw slavery.
On This Day in History:
In 1950 U.S. President Harry S. Truman publicly announces his decision to support the development of the hydrogen bomb, a weapon theorized to be hundreds of times more powerful than the atomic bombs dropped on Japan during World War II.
Here's Your Science Fact for Today:
The number of bacteria in a person’s mouth is equal to the number of people living on Earth, or even more.
At Farr Avenue School, Falcon's S.O.A.R...
As we continue speaking about acting responsibly in the library and the computer lab, we must make sure that we keep the equipment and the books neat and clean by cleaning our hands before we go into the library and the computer lab. This will keep our books and computers in good shape for all students to use.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States who served from 1933 until his death in 1945, said, "Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort."
And today, we have Natalie Lopez from Mrs. Montoya'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.
Again, remember that this week is the beginning of the Season for NonViolence, so challenge yourself to be an everyday peacemaker in your school and community, and inspire positive change through your words and actions.
Also all STEAM Team Students, there will be no STEAM Team classes today after school.
We also want to recognize Mrs. Hughes class for winning the door decorating challenge last week. Great job and please make sure to turn in checklists from the Great Kindness Challenge to the office.
Also remember to make sure to come to school everyday and on time and maybe you can win a prize in our attendance raffle.
Finally, please stay out of planted and landscaped areas around school. We want all of our plants to grow.
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.