Announcements: Friday, November 21st, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Friday, November 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is sharing. An example is if you are looking at a book let someone else look to.

Joke of the day: Why did the picture go to jail? Because it was framed.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: I bet you didn’t know that a cat has 32 muscles in each ear!

Nature Fact: The waste hierarchy (levels of importance) or 3 R’s are (in order of importance) reduce, reuse and recycle.     

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person:  Clue #7 His/her older brother is Taylor Clue #8 His/her favorite subject is recess

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Australia.Wildflowers, including everlasting daisies, turn the arid and savanna grassland areas of Australia into carpets of colour in season. From June until September more than 12000 species of wildflower can be seen blooming.

Stump the Teacher:  Can you answer this riddle?  If you look you cannot see me. And if you see me you cannot see anything else. I can make anything you want happen, but later everything goes back to normal. What am I? See Stephanie for a clue or to see if you’re correct.

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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Announcements: Thursday, November 20, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Thursday, November 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is sharing:  An example is if you are drawing  let someone else use the crayons too.

Joke of the day: A boy asks his father, “Dad, are bugs good to eat?” “That’s disgusting — don’t talk about things like that over dinner,” the dad replies.After dinner the father asks, “Now, son, what did you want to ask me?” “Oh, nothing,” the boy says. “There was a bug in your soup, but now it’s gone.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: “Dreamt” is the only English word that ends in the letters “mt”.

Nature Fact: Despite it name, the Killer Whale (Orca) is actually a type of dolphin.

Mystery Person:  Clue #6 He/she is in 4th grade

Cool Quiz: 4th/5th: Can you answer this riddle?  If I drink, I die. If I eat, I am fine. What am I? See Stephanie White for the a clue or to see if you guessed it.

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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Announcements: Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Wednesday, November 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is sharing an example if you’re playing with a ball let someone else play too.

Joke of the day: What year do frogs like best?  Leap year

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Almonds are a member of the peach family.

Nature Fact: The Great Barrier Reef in Australia is the world’s largest reef system.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #4 He/she is 9  Clue #5 His/her favorite animal is a pug

Country of the Week: This week’s country is Australia. Australia has more species of venomous snakes than any other continent, 21 of the world’s 25 deadliest in fact. But not all are poisonous; we also have some stunning pythons and tree snakes.

Cool Quiz: 2nd/3rd: What does 300 x 3=?  

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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Announcements: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is  sharing. An example is  if you are playing catch let another kid play too.

Joke of the day: Guy in a library walks up to the librarian and says, “I’ll have a cheeseburger and fries, please.” Librarian responds, “Sir, you know you’re in a library, right?” Guy says, “Oh, sorry. [in a whisper] I’ll have a cheeseburger and fries, please.”

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: The “sixth sick sheik’s sixth sheep’s sick” is believed to be the toughest tongue twister in the English language.  Try it!

Nature Fact: Around 75% of the volcanoes on Earth are found in the Pacific Ring of Fire, an area around the Pacific Ocean where tectonic plates meet.

Country of the Week:This weeks country is  Australia. The most distinctive is the platypus, a river-dwelling animal with a bill like a duck, a furry waterproof body and webbed feet. Platypuses live in burrows which they dig into the banks of rivers. They are very shy and difficult to spot, but your best chances are in the eastern coastal areas in small streams and quiet rivers.

Cool Quiz: K/1st: Who was the first President of the United States of America?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

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Announcements: Monday, November 17th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Monday,  November 17, 2014

Last week’s Mystery Person was Ms. Michelle, our fabulous kitchen chef! Were you right?

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is sharing. I let others enjoy what I have.

Joke of the day:  Why did Tigger stick his head in the toilet?

He was looking for Pooh!

Happenings: Early release friday.  

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Did you Know there are 293 ways to make change for a dollar?

Nature Fact: The largest ocean on Earth is the Pacific Ocean.

Mystery Person: Clue #1 His/her favorite color is blue Clue #2 His/her best friend is Codi

Country of the Week:This weeks country is Australia. Unique carnivorous animals include the Numbat, Quoll and Tasmanian Devil, but none of these are larger than the size of an average house cat.

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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Announcements: Friday, November 14th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Friday, November 14th 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is Loyalty: An example of loyalty is not criticizing someone on how they look or dress.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.

Joke of the day: What does an alligator sing? Scales

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person:

Clue #7: His/her favorite thing to do in there spare time is to read.

Clue #8: His/her hobby is gardening and riding bikes.

Cool Quiz: 4-5: 4×4+3-10=

Have a great weekend and “Go Wildcats”.

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Announcements: Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Thursday, November 13th 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is Loyalty: An example of loyalty is keeping true to someone.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Rubber bands last longer when refrigerated.

 

Joke of the day: Why did the baby snake cry? It lost its rattle

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person:  Clue #5: He/She has 9 family members

Clue #6: His/Her favorite summertime thing to do is Camping

Cool Quiz:  4th/5th: 7 times 8=?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”!

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Announcements: Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is Loyalty. An example of loyalty is when your  friends stands by you in hard times.

 

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Wearing headphones for just an hour could increase the bacteria in your ear by 700 times.

Joke of the day: Where do cats go to dance?   The Fur ball

Mystery Person:  Clue #3: His/her favorite movie is The Fiddler On The Roof

Clue #4: His/Her favorite colors are yellow,green,and pink

Cool Quiz: 2nd/3rd: 4+4-6+10=?

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

 

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Announcements: Monday, November 10th, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Monday, November 10th, 2014

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is Loyalty: I am faithful to my friends and beliefs.  I do what is right not just what is popular.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: The surface of the fictional Star Wars planet, Tatooine, resembles Mars.

Joke of the day: What two dogs are opposites. Hot dogs and chili dogs.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person:   Last week’s Mystery Person was Maddie Backer

Clue #1: She/He has 9 pets.

Clue #2: She/He reads too many books to list her favorite one.

Cool Quiz: K – 1st: 2+2-4=?

Have a great day and remember THERE IS NO SCHOOL TOMORROW!

“Go Wildcats”!

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Announcements: Wednesday, November 5TH, 2014

Good morning Wildcats!  Today is Wednesday, November 5th.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.48.58 AMThe Character Word of the Week is determination. I work hard to reach my goals.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 9.53.33 AMFun Fact: Rams can see for 5 miles.

Happenings at Walterville: Tomorrow and Friday there is no school! :-)

Joke of the day: Knock knock. Who’s there? Yule. Yule who? Yule see.

Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 1.02.27 PMMystery Person: Clue #4 He/She doesn’t have a favorite movie. Clue #5 His/Her favorite place to be is Las Vegas.

Today in history: Spain & England sign peace treaty.

Cool Quiz: 2nd/3rd: 2×3-4=

Have a great day and “Go Wildcats”.

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