Groton Area Elementary School Daily Announcements
May I have your attention please for the daily announcements. This is Dragr Monson.
Good morning, today is Thursday, February 16, 2012.
LeVar Burton has a birthday today. He is an actor who has starred on several television series. He was on the award winning mini-series Roots, Star Trek’s The Next Generation, and PBS’s, Reading Rainbow. Do you know the handicap he had in the Star Trek Series? The answer is on the bottom of the announcements that can be seen on the Tiger Talk Blog.
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.
Congratulations to the Math Problem of Week winners, Landon Kokales and Gabriel Taylor. Way to go!
There is a 3 on 3 basketball tournament in Britton on March 24 and in Oakes on March 31st . More information is in the front entryway.
Remember that you can purchase books online for the bookfair, with free shipping, and our school will get credit for it. There is a link on the school homepage.
Here is the lunch menu for today: chicken sandwich, tater tots, fruit, and milk
Breakfast for Tuesday: pancake on a stick, 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: He was blind