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Daily Announcements 9/13/21

Daily Announcements 9/13/21
Posted on 09/13/2021
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Today is Day 3


The rotation for today is:

A-B-C-D-E-F-DS-G

MONDAY DIRECTED STUDY ROTATION


Today’s lunch is:

Chicken Nuggets or

Teriyaki Nuggets

Rice, Mixed Vegetables

Choice of Fruit


TODAY IN HISTORY

• Construction of Hadrian’s Wall begins in 122. It separates Britannia (England) from Scotland.

• Emperor Constantine consecrates the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem in 355

• Michaelangelo starts work on his statue David in 1501

• In 1788, the Philadelphia Convention sets the date for the first US Presidential Election and NYC becomes the temporary capitol of the United States

• In 1862, Union soldiers find a copy of Robert E. Lee’s battle plans prior to the Battle of Antietam

• Hannibal Goodwin patents celluloid photographic film in 1898

• The first automotive fatality in the United States occurrs in 1899

• IBM introduces the first disk storage device in 1956


TODAY’S HOLIDAYS

• Día de los Niños Héroes (Mexico) This day honors 6 Mexican cadet soldiers who died in the Mexican-American War of 1847.

• National Celiac Awareness Day (US)

• International Programmers Day


TODAY’S McGEE BIRTHDAYS

Mateusz Gola


WRISTBANDS

You may purchase Berlin Fair ride wristbands in person outside the Main Entrance of Berlin High School on the

following dates:

Tuesday, September 7 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, September 8 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, September 9 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Monday, September 13 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Tuesday, September 14 2:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Wednesday, September 15 2:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, September 16 8:00 am - 2:00 pm


FITNESS FUNATICS

The McGee Fitness Funatics Club has started. Please speak with Mr. Plona for more information.


BOARD GAMES

Board Game Club sign-ups are now taking place. If interested in joining this club, please stop by Room 228, Mrs. Orabi's room, to pick up a permission slip. Our first meeting is after school on September 23. Thank you.


PHOTOGRAPHY

Sign-ups for Photography Club have started. Please check in with Mr. Cormack in Room 230 to sign up and to get a permission slip. The first meeting is Tuesday.


YEARBOOK

Sign-ups for Yearbook have started. Please check in with Mr. Cormack in Room 230 to sign up and to get a

permission slip. The first meeting is Tuesday, September 21.


NAME THAT KOI

Mr. Rosa’s STEAM class has gotten five Koi fish as part of their new Aquaponics program for 6th grade. We need the whole school’s help to name the fish. Vote on your favorite names by visiting TinyURL.com/RosaKoi. The link can be found on the Schoology home page. The voting will be open though the end of the day on Monday. All students, staff, and all of your family members are invited to vote!


DS BAND

Band Directed Study:

Monday: all drummers

Wednesday: 7th grade band with all drummers

Thursday: 8th grade band with all drummers


AFTER SCHOOL BAND

After school on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday: ANY band students that would like to stay for extra help  with their Berlin fair music is welcome to stay until late bus.



NEWSPAPER

Newspaper club will meet Tuesday after school in Room 231 until the late bus. See Miss Cardines with any questions.


DS CHORUS

Directed Study chorus today is for 6th grade boys who are in chorus. Please come to the choral room during directed study today.


DS CHORUS

Sound Express will practice after school on Tuesday in the choral room.