February 2013

Sixth-grade Biobodies

Sixth-grade students at Orchard Hills were required to read a biography of their choice.  They then created a biobody of that person and presented to the fourth and fifth graders what they had learned.   

Love the Bus Week

The week of February 11-15 was Love the Bus Week.  The bus drivers got a special Thank You, students learned facts about the buses, and students got to tour the bus.  A big thank you to the great bus drivers we have!!

Bus Facts:
Day 1
This is Love the Bus Week:  Did you know that in Nebo School District we have 10,372 bus students, 184 buses, 138 school bus drivers, and 53 bus attendants?  The buses travel a total of 12,478 miles a day and 2,233,562 miles per school year and total 746 hours of driving time a day.

100th Day of Kindergarten

On Friday, February 8 the kindergartners celebrated the 100th Day of Kindergarten.  They each brought 100 things to show the class. They also were able to see what they could build with 100 cups, 100 cubes, 100 sticks, and 100 domonioes.  What a fun 100th day of school!!

Heart Attack

Mr. Murray was given a heart attack by the first graders.  It was  a fun celebration for their reading activity.