Clark Elementary Bulletin for Wednesday, January 16, 2019
MORNING SALUTATIONS: Good morning, Clark Elementary! Today is Wednesday, January 16, 2019, it’s the 88th day of school, and it’s a Day 1.
THIS DAY IN HISTORYYYYY! On this day 1896, Henry Kallenberg, an instructor of PE at the University of Iowa, welcomed Amos Alonzo Stagg, athletic director at University of Chicago, to Iowa City for an experimental game in a new sport. The contest, refereed by Kallenberg, was the first unofficial college basketball game played with five players on each side. The University of Chicago won by a score of 15-12.
WORD OF THE DAY! The word of the day is hoopla , which is a noun that means excitement surrounding an event or situation, especially when considered to be unnecessary fuss.
COMPUTATION OF THE DAY! The K-2 math fact of the day is: 10-5. The 3-5 equation of the day is: (25-5)/4
LUNCH MENU: For lunch today, the Kitchen Chicks give you the scrumptious, delicious, magnificent...ORANGE CHICKEN!!! We will also be enjoying fluffy rice, mysterious fortune cookies, fruits and veggies, and a carton of refreshing, ice-cold milk. There's no alternative lunch, because there will be delicious chicken if you don't want orange chicken.
WEATHER FORECAST: The weather today will be Januaryish. The high will be in the low thirties and the skies will be partly sunny/cloudy.
PRECEPTS OF THE DAY: Never wear anything that panics the cat (P. J. O'Rourke). Make good choices today and choose to make this a wonderful Wednesday! Please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.