Tuesday, May 11, 2021

May 12, 2021

 

B Day

 

Today (5/12)  

No after school activities.

 

The activity bus will run through May 27th. 

 

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   The hottest planet in our solar system is Venus.  The planet’s surface temperature can reach 864 degrees Fahrenheit which is hot enough to melt lead.

 

Today is National Fudge Day.  Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology course and tell us your favorite kind of fudge.  Does is have something in it?

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If you have ordered a G-Rip t-shirt please bring your $10 to the man office ASAP.  If you have questions about your order please see Ms. Hagan in the main office.

 

Start looking for the missing pieces from your iPad case as well as your charging bricks and cords. We will be collecting all of these items the last week of May.  We will also wipe all iPads, so take care of saving pics ahead of time. 

 

Interested in trying out for cyclone cheer for fall?  Clinics will be held May 17-18th and try outs will be May 19th.  You must have a current physical to try out. 

 

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LUNCH: 

BBQ Rib Sandwich on a Whole Grain Bun

Seasoned Fries

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.                                           

 

Monday, May 10, 2021

May 11, 2021

 

A Day

 

Today (5/11)  

4pm Track meet at Battle HS

 

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   In Britain the word CLAGGY means sticky and/or able to form lumps.  It can also refer to damp and gross weather. 

 

Today is National Eat Anything You Want Day.  Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology course and tell us what you will eat on this national day.

 

Start looking for the missing pieces from your iPad case as well as your charging bricks and cords. We will be collecting all of these items the last week of May.  We will also wipe all iPads, so take care of saving pics ahead of time. 

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If you have ordered a G-Rip t-shirt please bring your $10 to the man office ASAP.  If you have questions about your order please see Ms. Hagan in the main office.

 

Start looking for the missing pieces from your iPad case as well as your charging bricks and cords. We will be collecting all of these items the last week of May.  We will also wipe all iPads, so take care of saving pics ahead of time. 

 

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LUNCH: 

Chicken Tenders w/Dipping Sauces

Mashed Potatoes w/Gravy

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.                                           

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

May 6, 2021

 

B Day

 

Today (5/6)  

8th Grade Field Trip to Rock Bridge State Park – Current rotation science students.

3:30pm Cyclone Book Club – Via Zoom

 

Tomorrow (5/7)  

8th Grade Field Trip to Rock Bridge State Park – Rotation 1/3 science students.

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   The famous Viking king nicknamed “Shaggy Breeches” was Ragnar Lothbrok.  His adventures include his fight with a dragon. 

 

Today is National Nurse’s Day.  Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology course and share something Nurse Betty has done for you or something you have learned from Nurse Betty through the daily announcements. 

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GRIP moment for today!  We’re talking POSITIVITY this week!   If negative stuff is happening to you, are there things you can do to keep your outlook positive? Name a few.

 

Hey Cyclones…we have spirit, do you???  Interested in joining the JMS Cyclone Cheer Squad for the fall of 2021? Clinics will be held on May 17th and 18th and tryouts will be May 19th.  6th or 7th graders who are interested please be sure to have a complete physical turned in before May 17th!  Any questions see Coach Walters in room 307.

 

G-Rip shirts sales are ending on Friday at 2pm.  Fill out the QR code and bring your money to Ms. Hagan in the main office.  After Friday we will not accept any new orders! 

 

If you have not done so, install Google photos on your iPads and back up your photos.  There will not be time to do this when we start collecting devices.

Is your Notability app backed up to Google Drive?  Directions are on the JMS website or come to the media center and get help.

 

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LUNCH: 

Chicken Patty Sandwich

Green Beans

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.                                           

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

May 5, 2021

 

A Day

 

Today (5/5)  

Today is an early release day.  School will release at 12:05pm.

4:00pm SAGA – via Zoom

 

Tomorrow (5/6)  

8th Grade Field Trip to Rock Bridge State Park – Current rotation science students.

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   The Ituri Forest is a dense tropical rain forest that covers more than 24,000 square miles.  It can be found in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Central Africa and is named for the river that runs through it.

 

Today is National Oyster Day.  Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology Course and tell us a recipe you like that contains oysters.  Never had an oyster?  Why not?

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There will not be a Guidance Kahoot this week!  Stay tuned to the announcements for next weeks topic! 

 

SAGA will meet on Wednesday, May 5th from 4 to 4:45 PM via Zoom link found on our Schoology Group site AND the slide on the monitors. We will resume our GLSEN discussion and plans. Hope to see lots of folks there!

 

GRIP moment for today!  We’re talking POSITIVITY this week!  Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it?” -Charles R. Swindoll.  How does this quote relate to positivity? What else does it make you think about?

 

Hey Cyclones…we have spirit, do you???  Interested in joining the JMS Cyclone Cheer Squad for the fall of 2021? Clinics will be held on May 17th and 18th and tryouts will be May 19th.  6th or 7th graders who are interested please be sure to have a complete physical turned in before May 17th!  Any questions see Coach Walters in room 307.

 

G-Rip shirts sales are ending on Friday at 2pm.  Fill out the QR code and bring your money to Ms. Hagan in the main office.  After Friday we will not accept any new orders! 

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LUNCH: 

Wild Mike’s Cheese Sticks and Sauce

Other Grab and Go Options

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.                                           

Monday, May 3, 2021

May 4, 2021

 B Day

 

Today (5/4)  

4:00pm – 8th Grade Track meet at Battle HS

4:00pm – Rogers Street Players auditions via Zoom

4:30pm – TOP Club via Zoom

 

Tomorrow (5/5)  

Wednesday is an early release day.  School will release at 12:05pm.

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   The word gasconade means extravagant boasting or bravado. Gasconade is also the name of a river here in Missouri.

 

Today is International Firefighters Day.  Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology Course and tell us about a fireman in your life or a movie you have seen with a fireman.

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If you have not done so, install Google photos on your iPads and back up your photos.  There will not be time to do this when we start collecting devices.  Is your Notability app backed up to Google Drive?  Directions are on the JMS website or come to the media center and get help.

 

JMS Rogers Street Players will be holding auditions for our Spring Scenes on Tuesday, May 4th from 4 -5 PM via Zoom. The following Thursday, May 6th from 4-5 will be the initial rehearsal with scene partners, also via Zoom. The production will be recorded later in May on Zoom and broadcast through YouTube once production is finalized.  Please note: Students do NOT have to be enrolled in any theatre class currently or ever to join us on Zoom to read for a part.

 

SAGA will meet on Wednesday, May 5th from 4 to 4:45 PM via Zoom link found on our Schoology Group site AND the slide on the monitors. We will resume our GLSEN discussion and plans. Hope to see lots of folks there!

 

GRIP moment for today!  We’re talking POSITIVITY this week!  What types of things influence whether or not you have a positive attitude?

 

GRIP card challenge for May.  The 8th grade has declared that they will be taking the lead this month!  Let’s see if they can do it!  Remember 3 punches in positivity and 1 in the remaining areas. 

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LUNCH: 

Hot Turkey and Cheese Sandwich

French Fries

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.        

Thursday, April 29, 2021

April 29, 2021

 A Day

 

Today (4/29)  

4:00pm –  7th Grade Track Meet – Jefferson City

 

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   In Los Angeles, California, there is a Time Travel Mart that sells Barbarian Repellent, Evil Robot Memory Erasers, and other supplies for a time travel adventure.  This quirky shop is run by an organization that also functions as a literacy tutoring center.

 

Today is National Zipper Day. Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology page and tell us your favorite item  that has a zipper. 

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GRIP moment for today!  Let’s remember the G in G-RIP.  How does it make you feel after you show your appreciation for someone?

 

GRIP card update!  Keep turning those GRIP cards!  The final push to the end of the month is here!  Remember…you need 3 GRATITUDE and 1 in the others for this week!  Currently 7th grade is in the lead with 187 cards!  6th grade, you’re in 2nd place and 8th grade is falling short.  Turn those cards in!

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LUNCH: 

Mandarin Orange Chicken

Seasoned Carrots

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.        

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

April 28, 2021

 B Day

 

Today (4/28)  

3:10pm Guidance Kahoot – via Zoom

3:30pm Cyclone Book Club – via Zoom

4:00pm – Track Meet - Mexico HS

 

 

Fun Facts from the Media Center:   In 16th century England, the upper class enjoyed “surprise pies.”  Surprise pies had live animals such as squirrels or frogs that would jump out of them when the crust was cut.

 

Today is National Superhero Day.  Go to the JMS Media Center Schoology page and tell us who your favorite superhero is and why.

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Join us tomorrow at 3:10 for “The Ultimate Kahoot: Marvel, Minecraft, and Magic” Everyone is welcome.  The zoom link will be sent through the Guidance Schoology course. 

 

GRIP moment for today!  Let’s remember the G in G-RIP.  How does it make you feel when someone shows their appreciation for you or something you did?

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LUNCH: 

Pizza Crunchers and Mozzarella Sticks w/Dipping Sauce

Seasoned Spinach

Garden Bar w/Fresh Fruit

Low-Fat Milk

 

Now, please stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.

I pledge allegiance to the flag.

Of the United States of America

And to the republic, for which it stands.

One nation, under God, indivisible,

With liberty and justice for all.