Friday, April 6, 2012

Announcements 4-9-12

News from Tech Ed.

In their nine week rotations with Tech Ed. teacher Ms. Bertucci, fourth and fifth graders designed balloon powered cars. 

Sticker Challenge

SACS students are experts on what needs to go in the compost buckets. Our only source of contamination is the pesky PLU stickers that come on almost all fresh fruit. We challenged each Learning Community to see who could collect the most PLU stickers -- and we had a tie! Congratulations to The Explorers and The Investigators for keeping all of those stickers out of our compost! 

Autism Awareness Fact of the Day

The more you say to someone with autism, the less they hear!  In general, people with autism only hear the first or the last 3 to 5 words you say.  The more words you use, the less they hear because there is too much for them to concentrate on.

April Fools Joke of the Day

How do you make at tissue dance?
Put a little boogie into it.

WordMasters Word of the Day

meek – (adj) having or showing a quiet and gentle nature : not wanting to fight or argue
with other people. ▪ She may seem meek and mild but it is all an act.

Hot Lunch Entree for Monday April 9th

Dress Your Own Hamburger or Vegetarian Veggie Burger on Wheat Roll 
Lettuce, Tomato, Cheese & Pickles 
Garden Pasta Salad 
Fresh Fruit 
Farm Fresh Milk