Daily Announcements

Eleanor Roosevelt  Middle School

Student Announcements

Tuesday, March 2, 2021: Schedule 1, Day A:

• Trimester 3 Begins

• Grade 7-8 Boys Basketball: Purple Team (Grp 2) vs Jefferson 4:00 (Here); Black Team Practice 2:30-4:00

• LEAP Anime 2:30-4:00 (Rm 170)

• LEAP Board Games 2:30-4:00 (Rm 316)

• LEAP Star Wars 2:30-4:00 (Rm 151)

• LEAP Garden Club 2:30-4:00 (Rm 330)

• PTO Meeting 6:30 pm

Lunch: Bosco Sticks & Marinara Sauce, Deli Turkey & Cheese on a Bun, Chef Salad, or Sunbutter & Jelly Sandwich with String Cheese.

Book Fair--Thanks to our Roosevelt family for all your support with the Roosevelt Book Fair. Thanks to your generosity, the book fair sold about 300 items and our sales total was $3370.64. We receive a portion of these profits as Scholastic Dollars and those will be used to purchase books for the library. Thank you again; the library staff appreciates it so much.

Read Across America Week-– March 1 through March 5 is Read Across America Week! Celebrate reading this week by sharing your favorite books, stories and poems with one another. Consider checking out the North Texas Teen Book Festival. This is a Free Virtual Event with many of your favorite authors. This link will update daily, so check it out. We will also celebrate this Friday by announcing the winners of our library posters. There is still time to enter to win one, so stop at the library!

The North Texas Teen Book Festival:
www.northtexasteenbookfestival.com

We have a list of six five discussion questions that you and your teachers can use in class or feel free to join the conversation by clicking on the daily links.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/120aiu7HVlCV0eP9elhTFyFou5O8ojxy5wZ9WOcmmPLA/edit?usp=sharing

Read Across America 2021 March 1st-5th:  Fill out the form daily for a chance to win prizes! #MondayMotivation March 1st- What is your favorite quote from a book? #TuesdayTips March 2nd- What was a character that you connected with that gave you tips in real life. #WAYRWednesday (What Are You Reading.docs.google.com

~Mrs. Anne Williams

Spring Sports Sign Up: Now is the time to sign up for 6th Grade Basketball or 7th/8th Grade Track. If you are interested, please use the link from the email to sign up. Only sign up after you’ve made sure with your parents/guardians that you can commit to the whole season.

6th grade basketball begins on Monday, March 8. 7th & 8th grade track begins on Monday, March 22.

If you have any questions, please go to the Activities Office.

FAME Publicity: This crew will meet every Thursday from 2:35-4:10 in Mrs. Sendt’s room (220) starting March 4th. Attendance is also required for the Technical Rehearsal on Saturday April 17th. Performances take place April 23rd & 24th from 7-9 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Sendt at msendt@dbqschools.org.

FAME Hair and Makeup Crew: First meeting will take place Thursday March 4th from 2:30-3:30, please meet in art room 170. ~Ms. Schmidt

LEAP ACTIVITIES: Signing up for these multi-day LEAP activities means you are committing to being there each day. Please be sure to check your schedule and talk with your family to make sure you can attend each day.

ONLY sign up if your permission form is already turned in at the Activities Office, and you use the link that was emailed to you. If you have any questions, please see us in the Activities Office.

Garden Club is back! Do you like to play in the dirt? Plant seeds and watch them grow? Take home plants and food that you produce? Sign up now for Round #1 of the LEAP Garden Club which will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:30-4:00 on the following dates:

• Tues. March 2
• Thurs. March 4
• Tues. March 9
• Thurs. March 11
• Tues. March 23
• Thurs. March 25
• Tues. March 30
• Thurs. April 1

We will be planting seeds indoors, planning our garden, pitching/advertising/taking orders for the plant sale, journaling plant growth, and watching the spectacular power of the planted seed.
Two more LEAP Garden Club rounds are planned for April and May, if you can’t make this one.

Join Mrs. Dalton, Ms. Yager, and Mrs. Easley in Room 330 on the dates about for this multi-day activity.

LEAP Anime: The Anime group is a gathering of anime minded peers where you can share, suggest, watch, and create your own anime characters. The LEAP Anime group will meet on the following dates:

• Tues. March 2
• Tues. March 9
• Tues. March 23
• Tues. March 30
• Tues. April 6
• Tues. April 13

Join Ms. Dillon in Room 170 (her art room) on the dates above for this multi-day activity.

LEAP Wall Hanging: Create a unique and beautiful wall hanging that you can display photos or whatever you like with pushpins. Using corks, you will make a one-of-a-kind cork board that can hang on the wall with a beautiful ribbon or sit on a shelf as a decorative display. Join Ms. Ries in Room 252 on Thursday, March 4 2:30-4:00 for this one-time activity.

LEAP Tie Pillows: Have you been cold lately? Cozy up with your very own tie pillow! Join Ms. Schmidt in Room 324 on Wednesday, March 3 2:30-4:00 for this one-time activity.

Happy Birthday! Payton Gerhard and Brody Rowley.

Have a great day everyone!