Altimira Middle Bulletin for Wednesday, February 24, 2021
STUDENT BULLETIN-CLUBS Altimira is now offering Clubs for students:
Wednesdays: 12:15 GSA Club with Mrs. Lappin and Mrs. Lopez-INFO HERE
Thursdays: Jurassic Park Club with Ms. Ally is Thursday during lunch: INFO HERE
STUDENT BULLETIN- Check out the Minnesota International Wolf Center CLICK HEREThere is lots of information about the population and recovery of their endangerment which almost made the wolf extinct. Check it out and what is your favorite kind of wolf?
STUDENT BULLETIN- Celebrating Black History Month-In 1926, the historian and scholar Carter G. Woodson chose February 7 for the first celebration which was originally called Negro History Week. This was because the birthdays of both Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass-two Americans who shaped African American History in the U. S.-fell in February: on 12 and 14, respectively. President Gerald Ford officially recognized February as Black History Month in 1976.
STUDENT BULLETIN- Wednesday, February 24, 2021 is a C day
WEEKLY NEWSLETTER Keep informed with a weekly EMAILED to parents and students every Thursday afternoon. February 19, 2021 CLICK HERE
STUDENT BULLETIN- TECH TIP FOR THE WEEK-Too see a list of all the Chromebook keyboard shortcuts...Press "Ctrl"+"Alt"+"/"
STUDENT BULLETIN- Yearbook website for students!
Find the link on The Howl website
STUDENT BULLETIN-QUOTE “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” – Anne Frank
STUDENT BULLETIN- Fun Friday's is here again. We can’t wait for more fun! The Leadership Class, this weeks activity is Name that Zoom
FLYER--Read all about it here
Watch this VIDEO to inspire you
Link to participate HERE
STUDENT BULLETIN- This week's birthdays: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ALL
Monday, February 22 to Alina Gonzalez and Angel Vargas
Tuesday, February 23 to Briana Zapata
Friday, February 26 to Jakob Hilton, Mark Hoffman
Saturday, February 27 to Luis Murillo Sanchez
Sunday, February 28 to Alondra Quintero Romero
and celebrating only every four years is Itzy Bucio. Her birthday is February 29 which only really happens every four years. The next February 29 will be in 2024. Why does February 29 come every four years? READ MORE ABOUT IT HERE
This Week in History This week of February 22nd in HISTORY:
1495 French King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown
1775 1st US joint stock company (to make cloth) offers shares at 10 cents
1952 - Queen Elizabeth II ascended to the British throne. Her father, George VI, had died on February 6 and reigns to this very day.
1889 US President Cleveland signs bill to admit Dakotas, Montana & Washington state to the union
1903 Due to drought the US side of Niagara Falls runs short of water
1980 "Miracle on Ice": US ice hockey team beats heavily favoured Soviet Union, 4-3 at Lake Placid in one of the biggest upsets in Olympic history; Americans go on to win gold medal
STUDENT BULLETIN- This week in History:
The week of February 22
1495 - French King Charles VIII enters Naples to claim crown
Our country's first President, George Washington was born....in 1732!
1825 - Russia & Britain establish Alaska-Canada boundary
1860--California's first official ballgame played in San Francisco
1935 -"The Little Colonel" premieres starring Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore and Bill Robinson, featuring famous stair dance with Hollywood's first interracial dance couple
2017 Jay-Z becomes 1st rapper to be inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame alongside Max Martin, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis
Pack Paw Winners! This weeks Pack Paw Winners:
6th Grade - Victoria Wence
7th Grade- Cayden Waldrop
8th Grade- Jordan Bailie
STUDENT BULLETIN- Ask the Counselor
Have a question about your schedule, concern about a class or any other counselor related questions; use the GOOGLE FORM-ASK THE COUNSELOR
STUDENT/PARENT BULLETIN- Calling all FRESHMAN of 2021-2022 school year. If you missed the information night or need to review, see this SVHS SLIDE SHOW
STUDENT BULLETIN- Stay up to date on all the Space/Science news here SPACE.COM