Posted 12/22/2016 08:06AM
December 22, 2016
Today is Day 4
The rotation for today is:
TRIMESTER 2 TUESDAY - THURSDAY ROTATION
Today’s lunch is:
Plain or Pepperoni
Choice of Fruit
TODAY IN HISTORY
• The Embargo Act passes Congress in 1807 forbidding trade with all countries.
• Savannah, GA falls to General William Tecumseh Sherman in 1864
• The Lincoln Tunnel opens to traffic in 1937
• Germans demand the surrender of US troops during the Battle of the Bulge in 1944 and receive a one word reply: Nuts!
• First flight of the SR-71 Blackbird (1964)
• The UK applies a 70mph speed limit in 1965
TODAY IN HISTORY
• The Brandenburg Gate opens again in 1989, ending the division of Germany
• The US Military repeals in 2010 the “Don’t Ask – Don’t Tell” policy.
• James Oglethorpe, founder of Georgia (1696)
• Claudia “Lady Bird” Johnson, 38th FLOTUS (1912)
• Barbara Billingsly, actress (1915)
• Diane Sawyer, journalist (1945)
• Ralph Fiennes, actor (1962)
TODAY: All 8th grade band with the selected 7th graders that were asked to perform
TODAY: 7th & 8th Grade chorus will rehearse in the auditorium during directed study today
Down time over the holiday?
Why not work on your amazing self portrait?
Come pick up your drawing from Ms.Fiocchi-Marden in room 204.
This message is for the 7th graders who had Ms Fiocchi-Marden in Trimester one:
Hi Kids! Oops ! I got ANOTHER one of my ideas! And of course, it is an EXHIBIT idea!
Soooooooooo, I'm going to hold onto your portfolios a little while longer. I promise to return your work by the end of trimester two!
Thank you for your patience and Happy Holidays !
Yours truly, Ms FM
Minecraft GREEN will meet TODAY after school in library computer classroom.
Please make sure your ride will be there at 3:15 if you are not taking the late bus.
NWEA make-up testing will be held again today in the LMC. Students needing to make up tests should have received passes homeroom. Teachers are asked to make sure that passes are distributed.