Morning News, Friday, September 7
Posted 09/07/2018 07:55AM
September 7, 2018
Today is Day 1
The rotation for today is:
TUESDAY – THURSDAY DIRECTED STUDY ROTATION SCHEDULE
Today’s lunch is:
Plain or Pepperoni
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
The world’s first submarine attack occurrs in 1776, when Ezra Lee in the Connecticut-built submersible Turtle attempts to attach a bomb to HMS Eagle in New York harbor
In 1864, US General William Tecumseh Sherman evacuates all inhabitants of Atlanta, GA
The first fully electronic television is created in 1927 by Philo Taylor Farnsworth
The first night of The Blitz, or the Nazi terror bombing of London happens in 1940. It goes on for 57 nights
Japanese forces on Wake Island surrender to US Marines in 1945
ESPN is founded in 1979
Grandma Moses, painter (1860)
James Van Allen, space scientist (1912)
Sonny Rollins, jazz saxophonist (1930)
Buddy Holly, musician (1936)
Corbin Bernsen, actor (1954)
McGEE NOTABLE BIRTHS
Aiden Dunphy (Saturday)
Sarai Fabian-Hernandez (Saturday)
Diya Patel (Saturday)
Joey Gorham (Sunday)
Savanna Serafin (Sunday)
Paige Varley (Sunday)
FIRST LEGO LEAGUE
Any student interested in joining the FIRST Lego Robotics team should plan on attending a meeting on September 10, Monday in room 1800 at Berlin High School. The meeting will begin at 6:30 and end by 8. Students must bring a parent to the meeting.
Girls soccer tryouts will begin Tuesday, September 11, from 2:30-4:00 PM, and will continue in Wednesday 9/12 and Tuesday 9/18. Please make sure you have signed up on Family ID and have a physical on file with the nurse. Any questions, please speak with Ms Cooper in room 215 or Ms Buzzelli in room 232.
Japanese/Anime Club will be meeting every 1st and 3rd Thursday in room 223. We will watch anime cartoons, study Japanese writing, learn some Japanese phrases and do origami. Get a permission slip from the front office. Late bus passes are provided. See you there!
Tryouts for the Boys' Soccer Team will be held Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday after school. Please speak with Mr. Beaupre or
Mr. Centurelli if you would like to try out but missed this week's meeting.
FRIDAY: 8th grade band
Monday: all Berlin Fair drummers w/bucket players
Tuesday: 7th grade band w/bucket players
Thursday: 8th grade band w/bucket players
BERLIN FAIR is FRIDAY: Meeting time at the fair is 10:45am in uniform!!