Groton Area Elementary School Daily Announcements
May I have your attention please for the daily announcements. This is Hailey Monson.
Good morning, today is Friday, February 10, 2012.
Jimmy Durante would have had a birthday today. He was a comedian and a singer. He is best known today by children everywhere from his television special that he narrates and sings in about a snowman who comes to life. Do you know the name of this snowman? The answer is on the bottom of the announcements that can be seen on the Tiger Talk Blog.
February is Drop Everything And Read month or DEAR for short. Throughout the month we will be dropping what we are doing and read for a 15 minute block of time. This will take place throughout our school. Have fun!
There will be a Putney Putovers 4-H meeting on Sunday, Feb. 12th at 6 PM at the Groton Community Center.
Boxtops are due by Feb. 24th. The grade that turns in the most boxtops will get to pick the morning announcement music for a week. Start gathering those boxtops. We need 750 boxtops to meet our goal for the year. Remember to put your boxtops into bags of 50.
The student council will be selling suckers next week for Valentines Day. Buy yourself a treat or treat your friends next Tuesday.
There is a 3 on 3 basketball tournament in Britton on March 24. More information is in the front entryway.
There will be a frybread sale today.
Midterms will go home today.
Here is the lunch menu for today: Barbeque, French fries, fruit, and milk
Breakfast for Monday: Early Risers, juice, and milk
Please stand, face the flag, put your hand over your heart and recite the pledge of allegiance with me: 1…2…3…4…5
I Pledge Allegiance to the flag
of the United States of America
and to the Republic
for which it stands,
one Nation under God,
with liberty and justice for all.
Thank you and have a good day.
Answer: Frosty the Snowman