Unfair Taxes

Brookside Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 1:49pm
Attributions: Miss Susie Bird
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In fifth grade, we have been learning about the causes of the American Revolution.  In Miss Bird’s class, we have had an economy from the beginning of school where the kids have been earning tigers for their weekly pay and doing good work.  The past couple of weeks, we have started having taxes and the students are beginning to hate this time. The taxes increase in frequency until they finally just get angry and “rebel” like the colonist did.  These taxes are unfair like wearing jeans, blonde hair, having a sister. We also had some fees like a chair fee. This is a great visual for the kids to see how the colonist felt when the British were imposing all of the unfair taxes.

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Categories: Elementary, Springville

We Pledge to Stay Drug Free

Salem Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 1:40pm

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To kick off Red Ribbon Week at Salem Elementary, students came to school wearing red and ready to pledge to stay drug free.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Reading Buddies

Salem Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 1:35pm
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Mrs. Larson's fourth grade class loves Firdays when they get to help their kindergarten buddies read and write!

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Salem Elementary Fun Run

Salem Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 1:33pm
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Salem Elementary Fun Run Participants and some more pictures of the Fun Run put on by the PTO.

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Best Part of Me

Salem Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 1:28pm
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Fourth Graders had a great time using their revising, editing, and publising skills to show what they think the best part of them is!

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Tulip Time!!

Mapleton Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:54pm
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3rd Grade worked hard and planted tulips for our school. We are so excited to see what colors pop up in the spring. Thanks to our 3rd grade teachers who make school so fun!!!

 

 

Categories: Elementary, Mapleton

Picture Retakes Tomorrow October 16th

Larsen Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:13pm
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Picture retakes are Wednesday, October 16th.  Please make sure to send the picture packets back with your student if you want their portrait taken again.  Students who were absent on the previous picture day can have theirs taken tomorrow as well.  You can pay online and order at mylifetouch.com or send the money with your student.

Categories: Elementary, Spanish Fork

What we're Learning: Anthropology

Landmark High School News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 8:03am
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Last week students in Intro to Anthropology learned about how different environments can impact human preservation by conducting a mummification lab. Students recreated conditions in bogs, glaciers, and deserts, as well as the processes of Egyptian and Chinchorro mummification.

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

SFJHS Student Council and HOPE Squad attend Conference

Spanish Fork Junior High School News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 7:42am
Attributions: by Kade Loreen
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Did you know that the SFJHS Student Council and HOPE Squad went to the Utah Solutions Summit Conference? They learned how to help the big problem of opioid addiction. The special guests were Senator Mike Lee, Attorney General Sean Reyes, Alema Harrington and musicians Lexi Walker and Foreign Figures. There were also athletes such as UFC fighter Court McGee and collegiate wrestling champion Ben Kjar. They all gave great ideas to help overcome this dangerous addiction: stop the shame and show love and compassion, make note of 3 positive things about yourself each day, know you’re not alone, and reach out to make a connection to others around you to both get help and to give help.

Thank you Student Council and HOPE Squad for attending this awesome conference and for sharing what you learned!

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Weekly Parent Newsletter 10/15 -10/17

Mt Loafer Elementary News - Mon, 10/15/2018 - 6:40am
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Thank you for your support at our PTO Halloween Carnival! It was wonderful to see so many of you enjoying the food, games and friends alike. Mt. Loafer families are AMAZING and we loved spending time with you. HUGE shout out to the PTO leadership and committees who exceeded expectations and threw a fantastic party. 

Fall Break is this week, we will not be holding school October 18 & 19. We hope you can get out and enjoy your families and friends this week. School will resume October 22nd. 

Boxtops for Popcorn:October 24, 25, 26 at lunch your students will be able to exchange 10 boxtops for a small bag of popcorn! Thank you for your continued support of the boxtops program, Mt. Loafer PTO and our students. 

Picture Day:  This has been rescheduled for October 23rd. More information to come.  

SEP Conferences:  Our first SEP Conference will be held Thursday, October 25th!  We are excited to celebrate your child and the good work that he/she is doing!  OUR SIGN-UPS FOR SEP CONFERENCES WILL BE AVAILABLE ON A TEACHER BY TEACHER BASIS.  Parents can email individual teachers for specific times available.

Bond Election:  We want to refer you to the district website to learn more about the upcoming bond election!  www.nebo.edu/bond2018 has information that will help you learn and understand more about this important issue!  We have information in our office about the bond and hope that you are registered to vote in the election coming up in November.

 Upcoming Events:

Oct. 17- Student Council Conference

Oct. 18 & 19- FALL BREAK- No school 

Oct. 23- Picture Day

Oct. 25- SEP Conferences 

Oct. 26- Last Day of First Term 

Oct. 31- Halloween Parade 9:30am

Oct. 31- Class Halloween Parties

Nov. 2- Student Recognition Assembly 9:30am 

Online Calendar: We will do our best to keep the online school calendar updated as well as send out announcements through our weekly parent newsletter this year. You can find the calendar under Upcoming Events located on the school webpage. http://mtloafer.nebo.edu

 Have you checked out our facebook and instagram? Follow us @mtloafergrizzlies or search #mtloafergrizzlies on your IG to see the day to day happenings at our school! 

Categories: Elementary, Salem

Fall Dance Festival Practice

Orchard Hills Elementary News - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 5:43pm
Attributions: Kim Andrews
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First grade has been practicing their dance for Orchard Hills' Annual Fall Dance Festival! Join us this Wednesday at 1:45 pm to see all the grades' fun dances! 

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Mrs. Andrews' Class Learns Yoga

Orchard Hills Elementary News - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 5:27pm
Attributions: Kim Andrews

Last week, Mrs. Andrews' class learned some yoga and stress relieving techniques from Mrs. Colbert (the mom of a student)!

 

   

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

Mr. Craig's Class Tracks the Earth's Rotation with a Sundial

Orchard Hills Elementary News - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 5:20pm
Attributions: Clay Craig
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Mr. Craig's class is studying the rotation and spinning of the Earth, and why we have day and night. They tracked the Earth's rotation with their sundial. So much fun!

Categories: Elementary, Santaquin

SEP Conferences Coming Up - Please Sign Up!

Sage Creek Elementary News - Sun, 10/14/2018 - 10:59am

Please click on the appropriate link below to sign up for a time to schedule a SEP Conference appointment time (Student Education Planning).  Conferences are primarily on Thurs, Oct 25 with a few times available the day before.  We look forward to meeting with you!

 

Categories: Elementary, Springville

Sixth-Grade Planet Songs

Spring Lake Elementary News - Sat, 10/13/2018 - 1:32pm
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Click through to see all the videos created by Mrs. Rozema's class.

Categories: Elementary, Payson

Diamond Fork News 12 October 2018

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 9:54pm
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Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

Firemen's Coloring Contest

Barnett Elementary News - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 9:49pm
Attributions: Mrs. Diamond

These talented students entered the Fireman's coloring contest and won,  each representing the winner from  their grade levels. Because of their accomplishment, they had the opportunity to go the fire station and have lunch with the firefighters. They had so much fun and were so happy to go. What a great reward for some great work! Nice job Barnett leaders. Thank you to our firefighters who make this possible!

Categories: Elementary, Payson

Band Concert Ends with a Sibling Halloween Parade!

Diamond Fork Junior High School News - Fri, 10/12/2018 - 8:48pm
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Mr. Bigler led the band in a delightful Disney Halloween themed concert ending with all of the yournger sibilings of the band students in costume and marching around the room as the band played "Remember Me." 

Categories: Secondary, Spanish Fork

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