Announcements: Thursday, January 29, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Thursday, Jan. 29th 2015

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is common sense. An example of common sense is when you think before you decide on something.

Happenings at Walterville: No school tomorrow!!!!!!!!!!

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Did you know one speck of blood contains just about 5 million red blood cells?

Joke of the Day: What is as light as a feather, but even the world’s strongest man couldn’t hold it for more than a minute?

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #6 He/She has 4 pets

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Costa Rica. The tectonic plates under Costa Rica shift from time to time, creating anywhere from 2 to 40 earthquakes in a month’s time.

4th/5th Cool Quiz: Q: What has to be broken before you can use it?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Cool quiz answer: An egg!  Joke of the day answer: Your breath!

 

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Announcements: Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Wednesday, Jan. 28th 2015

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is common sense. An example of common sense is think before you say, do, or promise something.

Happenings at walterville:  No school on friday!!!

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Did you know winter lasts for 21 years on Uranus?

Joke of the Day: Q: What has 4 eyes but can’t see?

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #4 He/She has three siblings. Clue #5 she/he has not traveled out of the country.

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Costa Rica.  Costa Rica is home to over 2,000 species of trees and 9,000 different kinds of flowering plants.

Cool Quiz: Q. What has a thumb and four fingers but is not alive?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Cool quiz answer: a glove!  Joke of the day answer: Mississippi!

 

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Announcements: Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Tuesday, Jan. 27th 2015

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is common sense. An example of common sense is if you have to choose something choose wisely

Happenings at Walterville: There is a Heart Assembly today. No school on Friday!!!!

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Did you know the bald eagle have been the national symbol of the United States since 1782?

Joke of the Day: Q: What comes down but never goes up?

 Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery PersonClue #3: His/Her favorite color is pink

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Costa Rica. There are two major mountain ranges in the country: the Cordillera Volcanica and the 0.Cordillera de Talamanca.

K/1 Cool Quiz: Q. What has a face and two hands but no arms or legs?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Cool quiz answer: A clock!  Joke of the day answer: Rain

 

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Announcements: Monday, January 26th, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Monday, Jan. 26th 2015

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is Common sense. I use good judgement. I make positive choices and smart decisions.

Happenings at Walterville: There is a Heart Assembly tomorrow. No school on friday!

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Did you know the green anaconda is the largest snake in the world, it can reach a length of 30 feet and weigh up to 550 pounds?

Joke of the Day: Q: Poor people have it. Rich people need it. If you eat it you die. What is it?

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #1 His/Her favorite show is Live and Maddie. Clue #2 His/Her favorite hobby is tag.

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Costa Rica. Children often live with their families until they are married.

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Joke of the day answer: Nothing

 

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Announcements: Friday, January 23rd, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Friday, January 23rd

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is focus.  An example is listening to the teacher.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact:  Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time.

Stump the Teacher: What is the 4-digit number in which the first digit is one fifth of the last, and the second and third digits are the last digit multiplied by 3? (Hint: The sum of all digits is 12.)

Science fun fact:  The diameter of a full sized basketball is half the diameter of a basketball hoop.

Joke of the Day:  Q:  What happened to the dog that swallowed a firefly?

A: It barked with de-light!

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #7 If he/she couldn’t have been a teacher he/she would’ve been a racecar driver. Clue #8 His/her’s first day as a new teacher was scary but awesome!

This day in history: The British Museum opened.  The British Museum is a huge showcase for global antiquities, including Egyptian mummies and ancient Greek sculptures.

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Answer to stump the teacher…1,155

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Announcements: Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Thursday, January 22nd

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is focus. An example is doing what the teachers tell you to do the right way.

    Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn’t wear trousers.

Joke of the Day: Q: “How do you shoot a killer bee?” A: “With a bee bee gun.”

Science Fun Fact:  Michael Jordan announced his second retirement from the NBA. He would “retire” again in 2001.

 Mystery Person:  Clue #5 His/her favorite place he/she has gone to is England because whole family came. Clue #6 He/she was born in Bloomington, Indiana.

This Day in History: The first Super Bowl was played: Green Bay Packers 35, Kansas City Chiefs 10.Cool Quiz: 4th/5th: What’s 684×5?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Answer to cool quiz Is:  3,420!

 

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Announcements: Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Wednesday, January 21st

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is focus.  An example is remembering what to do.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact:  111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321

Joke of the day:  Q: What do you call a fake noodle?

A: An Impasta

This day in history:  Douglas Wilder of Virginia became the first elected African-American governor in the United States.

Science Fun Fact:  The string tension of most tennis racquets is around 50 to 70 pounds (220 to 310 newtons). With lower tension a tennis racquet produces less control and more power while higher tension produces more control and less power.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person:  Clue #3 His/her favorite food is Mexican food.  Clue #4 His/her favorite holiday is Thanksgiving because he/she gets to be with their family.

Cool Quiz: 2nd/3rd:What’s 2×3+1-2?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Answer to cool quiz…is 5!

 

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Announcement: Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Tuesday, January 20th

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is focus.  An example is not getting distracted on a test.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact:To escape the grip of a crocodile’s jaws, push your thumbs into its eyeballs – it will let you go instantly.

Joke of the Day:  Q: What happens if you eat yeast and shoe polish?                                   A: Every morning you’ll rise and shine!

Science Fun Fact: The fastest recorded tennis serves are over 155 mph (250 kph).

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #1 He/she has 4 family members. Clue #2 His/her favorite book is Harry Potter.

This day in history:  A divided Congress gave President Bush the go-ahead on the Persian Gulf War.

Cool Quiz K/1st: What’s 1-0+2?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

Answer to cool quiz…is 3!

 

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Announcements: Friday, January 16th, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Friday, January,16th

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is Empathy. One example of empathy is trying to understand how others feel.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact:Did you know a polar bear can swim up to 100 miles without resting?

Joke of the Day: What kind of car does a bull have?

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #7 He/she has 8 pets. Clue #8 His/her favorite orite color is lavender.

Country of the Week: This week’s country is canada. Canada has the largest coastline in the world.

Science Fact: The loud noise you create by cracking a whip occurs because the tip is moving so fast it breaks the speed of sound!

Stump the Teacher:  9+5x/2=

Stump the teacher answer: Joke of the day answer: A bulldozer.

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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Announcements: Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Thursday, January,15th

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AM The Character Word of the Week is Empathy. An example of empathy is helping someone up when the are down.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Sloth bears’ favorite food is termites. These bears have no front teeth, so they easily suck out insects from their nests like a vacuum cleaner. They can also seal their nostrils for better suction.

Joke of the Day: Why did the weatherman bring a bar of soap to work?

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person:  Clue #6 she/he has four family members.

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Canada. Canada is the World’s Most Educated Country: over half its residents has college degrees.

Science Fact: A hippopotamus may seem huge but it can still run faster than a man.

Cool Quiz: 4th/5th: What is another name for an elk?

Joke of the day Answer: He was predicting showers. Cool Quiz Answer: Wapiti

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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