WELCOME TO THE NORTHRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL INFORMATIONAL CHANNEL<br />GO HIGHLANDERS!<br />
OCTOBER 4 – OCTOBER 8<br />HAVE <br />A<br /> GREAT WEEK<br />
WORD OF THE MONTH<br />RESPONSIBILITY<br /> Being accountable in word and deed; having a sense of duty to fulfill tasks wi...
OCTOBER6th Grade STUDENTS OF THE MONTH<br />HALEY HOGAN<br />NATALIE DAVIS<br />
OCTOBER5th Grade STUDENTS OF THE MONTH<br />MCKENZI BROMLEY<br />LOGAN OSMAN<br />
STUDENTS OF THE WEEK<br />EVAN JONES<br />KATIE RISLEY<br />
TRIVIA QUESTION<br />Here's a question that should not inspire you with dread:What does Seuss's famous cat have sitting on...
TRIVA ANSWER<br />Here's a question that should not inspire you with dread:What does Seuss's famous cat have sitting on hi...
BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUMONDAY, OCTOBER 4<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br />Pancake on Stick/Fruit Juice/Milk<br />LUNCH TRAY( $2....
BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUTUESDAY, OCTOBER 5<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25):                                                            ...
BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUWEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br />     Biscuit and Sausage/Fruit Juice/Milk <br />LUN...
BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUTHURSDAY, OCTOBER 7<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br />     Pancake w/syrup/Fruit Juice/Milk <br />LUNCH TR...
BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUFRIDAY, OCTOBER 8<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br />BISCUIT & GRAVY/FRUIT JUICE/MILK<br />LUNCH TRAY( $2.2...
FRUITY FRIDAYFRUIT OF THE WEEK<br />STAR FRUIT<br />Carambola, or starfruit, is the fruit of a species of tree native to t...
TRIVIA<br />That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am!He wants to serve... <br />brown bread and jam <br />a rack of lamb <br />a can o...
TRIVIA ANSWER<br />That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am!He wants to serve... <br /> green eggs and ham <br />
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY<br />1399<br />King Richard II became the first English monarch to abdicate his throne.<br />1829<br ...
THIS WEEK IN HISTORY<br />1978 <br />John Paul I died one month after becoming pope.<br />1982<br />Seven people died afte...
ANNOUNCEMENTS2010-2011STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS<br />HAILEY WAGGONER<br />LAUREN SUGGS<br />HALEY HOGAN<br />JET TURNER<br /...
ANNOUNCEMENTS2010-2011STUDENT COUNCIL OFFICERS<br />PRESIDENT:  CONNOR CATRON<br />VICE-PRESIDENT:  MITCHELL HAMMOND<br />...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Library Open Checkout Times<br />Tuesday:  2:30-3:00<br />Wednesday:  2:30-3:00<br />Friday:  2:30-3:00...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Band Students will have Library Open Checkout on the following days:<br />Tuesday:  12:15 – 12:30 (Greg...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Don’t forget to check LOST AND FOUND for coats, lunch boxes, backpacks, etc.<br />LOST AND FOUND is loc...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />If you have a Facebook account, you can add Northridge by searching for Northridge Middle School and se...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5<br />LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR GIRLS BASKETBALL<br />NORTHRIDGE GYM<br />5:00 P.M. – 7...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6<br />FCS MEETING<br />LIBRARY<br />7:30<br />EVERYONE IS WELCOME<br />
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />MONDAY, OCTOBER 25 – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29<br />FALL BOOKFAIR<br />NORTHRIDGE MEDIA CENTER<br />8:00 – 2:0...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />MONDAY, OCTOBER 25<br />FALL FESTIVAL<br />MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON<br />
ANNOUNCEMENTSPROTECTING YOUR FAMILY ONLINE:  CYBER SAFETY NIGHT<br />MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2010<br />6:30 PM – 8:00 PM<br />...
ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Morgan Nick Foundation—Internet Safety, Cyber Bullying<br />October 28th<br />8:30  5th grade  9:30  6t...
WHAT DOES IT MEAN?<br /> eminent<br />An eminent mountain peak<br />stands above others.<br />sinks a bit every year.<br /...
WHAT DOES IT MEAN ANSWER<br />em•i•nentPronunciation: (em'u-nunt),  —adj.1. high in station, rank, or repute; prominent; d...
TODAY IN WEATHER<br />A strong offshore earthquake has shaken parts of eastern Indonesia. The Indonesian meteorological an...
TRIVIA<br />The Lorax left. He's gone, I guess.His final word, it was...<br /> unless <br />confess <br />progress <br />s...
TRIVIA ANSWER<br />The Lorax left. He's gone, I guess.His final word, it was...<br /> Unless <br />
BOOK OF THE WEEKRanger’s Apprentice Series (10 books)(Fantasy)John Flanagan<br />If you're a fan of fantasy and action boo...
BOOK OF THE WEEK<br />Ranger’s Apprentice Series:  Ruins of Gorlan, The Burning Bridge, The Icebound Land, The Battle for ...
MATH: PROBLEM OF THE WEEK<br />The Riddler has left a clue for Batman to follow at the scene of each crime. These are the ...
MATH ANSWER<br />2794<br />
FUN SCIENCE FACTS<br />DID YOU KNOW??????????<br />Did you know that there are 206 bones in the adult human body and there...
ANALOGY OF THE WEEK<br />CRUST : PIZZA :: hoof : _____ <br />foot<br />hard<br />horse<br />
ANALOGY OF THE WEEK ANSWER<br />HORSE<br />The best answer is horse. The relationship between the first pair of words, CRU...
FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS<br />Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de<br />1547–1616, Spanish novelist, dramatist, and poet, author of Don Q...
OCTOBER BIRTHDAYS!HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!<br />Kathy Middleton (4th)<br />Jeff Hight (5th)<br />Bertha Cruz (7th)<br />Rhon...
Let’s Have a Great Week!<br />
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  1. 1. WELCOME TO THE NORTHRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL INFORMATIONAL CHANNEL<br />GO HIGHLANDERS!<br />
  2. 2. OCTOBER 4 – OCTOBER 8<br />HAVE <br />A<br /> GREAT WEEK<br />
  3. 3. WORD OF THE MONTH<br />RESPONSIBILITY<br /> Being accountable in word and deed; having a sense of duty to fulfill tasks with reliability, dependability and commitment. <br />“You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.”<br />
  4. 4. OCTOBER6th Grade STUDENTS OF THE MONTH<br />HALEY HOGAN<br />NATALIE DAVIS<br />
  5. 5. OCTOBER5th Grade STUDENTS OF THE MONTH<br />MCKENZI BROMLEY<br />LOGAN OSMAN<br />
  6. 6. STUDENTS OF THE WEEK<br />EVAN JONES<br />KATIE RISLEY<br />
  7. 7. TRIVIA QUESTION<br />Here's a question that should not inspire you with dread:What does Seuss's famous cat have sitting on his head? <br />a bat<br />a hat<br />a rat<br />a gnat <br />
  8. 8. TRIVA ANSWER<br />Here's a question that should not inspire you with dread:What does Seuss's famous cat have sitting on his head? <br />a hat <br />
  9. 9. BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUMONDAY, OCTOBER 4<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br />Pancake on Stick/Fruit Juice/Milk<br />LUNCH TRAY( $2.25): <br />Chicken Fajitas/Refried Beans/Seasoned Corn/Royal Brownie/Salsa/Milk<br />LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD<br />LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): CHICKEN SANDWICH W/LETTUCE,TOMATO AND CHIPS<br />FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.<br />
  10. 10. BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUTUESDAY, OCTOBER 5<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): Oatmeal w/Toast/Fruit Juice/Milk <br />LUNCH TRAY( $2.25): <br />Stuffed Crust Pizza/Tossed Salad/Pineapple Pleasure/Cowboy Cookie/Milk<br />LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD<br />LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): CHICKEN NUGGETS/OKRA/ROLL<br />FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.<br />
  11. 11. BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUWEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br /> Biscuit and Sausage/Fruit Juice/Milk <br />LUNCH TRAY( $2.25): <br />Corndog w/ mustard/Tater Tots/Orange Smiles/Milk<br />LUNCH BAR($2.50): Salad<br />LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): Pizza and Salad<br />FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.<br />
  12. 12. BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUTHURSDAY, OCTOBER 7<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br /> Pancake w/syrup/Fruit Juice/Milk <br />LUNCH TRAY( $2.25): <br />Beefy Macaroni/Garden Salad/Hot Roll/Fruit Bar/Milk<br />LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD<br />LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): Hot Dog and Tater Tots (every other week it will be corn dog and tater tots)<br />FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.<br />
  13. 13. BREAKFAST/LUNCH MENUFRIDAY, OCTOBER 8<br />BREAKFAST ($1.25): <br />BISCUIT & GRAVY/FRUIT JUICE/MILK<br />LUNCH TRAY( $2.25): <br />Mini Corn Dogs/Tater Tots/Veggie Strips/Rosy Applesauce/Milk<br />LUNCH BAR($2.50): SALAD<br />LUNCH BASKET ($2.50): Chicken Strips and Fries<br />FREE AND REDUCED STUDENTS MAY EAT FROM ANY LINE.<br />
  14. 14. FRUITY FRIDAYFRUIT OF THE WEEK<br />STAR FRUIT<br />Carambola, or starfruit, is the fruit of a species of tree native to the Philippines. It is a five-pointed star, hence its name.<br />
  15. 15. TRIVIA<br />That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am!He wants to serve... <br />brown bread and jam <br />a rack of lamb <br />a can of SPAM <br />green eggs and ham <br />
  16. 16. TRIVIA ANSWER<br />That Sam-I-Am! That Sam-I-Am!He wants to serve... <br /> green eggs and ham <br />
  17. 17. THIS WEEK IN HISTORY<br />1399<br />King Richard II became the first English monarch to abdicate his throne.<br />1829<br />Sir Robert Peel's police force, the "bobbies," began operations at Scotland Yard. <br />1895 <br />French chemist Louis Pasteur died.<br />
  18. 18. THIS WEEK IN HISTORY<br />1978 <br />John Paul I died one month after becoming pope.<br />1982<br />Seven people died after taking Extra-Strength Tylenol capsules laced with cyanide. This led to the use of safety seals on most consumer products.<br />1988<br />The space shuttleDiscovery was launched, the first American staffed space flight since the Challenger disaster.<br />2001<br />Former South Vietnam president Nguyen Van Thieu died.<br />
  19. 19. ANNOUNCEMENTS2010-2011STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS<br />HAILEY WAGGONER<br />LAUREN SUGGS<br />HALEY HOGAN<br />JET TURNER<br />ASHTYN MARSHELL<br />CONNOR CATRON<br />SHELBY JONES<br />PIPER TURNER<br />MATTHEW TURNER<br />COLE IRWIN<br />HANNAH BREWER<br />KATIE RISLEY<br />TAYLOR DOMINGOS<br />CARA FORD<br />MATTHEW THOMAS<br />CHASE MOORE<br />EMMA EDMONDS<br />SAMANTHA HESTER<br />LEXI SMITH<br />MITCHELL HAMMOND<br />TIMOTHY KING<br />JAY BELL<br />SAVANNAH SELMAN<br />KRISTA MARQUIS<br />MIKAYLA LEWIS<br />BRET PLUNKETT<br />KATIE CHENOWETH<br />LANDON RIGGS<br />LONDON KIMMEY<br />ALEX BARLOW<br />HOLLI CORCORAN<br />KYLER STONE<br />HAYDEN SEXTON<br />DANIEL BENHAM<br />CYNTHIA STEED<br />EMILY GILLSON<br />MILES MAZE<br />ISAAC LIPE<br />
  20. 20. ANNOUNCEMENTS2010-2011STUDENT COUNCIL OFFICERS<br />PRESIDENT: CONNOR CATRON<br />VICE-PRESIDENT: MITCHELL HAMMOND<br />SECRETARY: KATIE CHENOWETH<br />REPORTER: MATTHEW THOMAS<br />
  21. 21. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Library Open Checkout Times<br />Tuesday: 2:30-3:00<br />Wednesday: 2:30-3:00<br />Friday: 2:30-3:00<br />
  22. 22. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Band Students will have Library Open Checkout on the following days:<br />Tuesday: 12:15 – 12:30 (Gregory/Kareus/Fretheim)<br />Wednesday: 12:15 – 12:30 (Warnock/Riggs/Ball)<br />Friday: 12:15 – 12:30 (Goodpaster/Marion/Kneeland/Perkins)<br />
  23. 23. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Don’t forget to check LOST AND FOUND for coats, lunch boxes, backpacks, etc.<br />LOST AND FOUND is located in the office.<br />
  24. 24. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />If you have a Facebook account, you can add Northridge by searching for Northridge Middle School and selecting the page with the Highlander on it and clicking on it.  This will be a great way to keep up with news and announcements!  <br />
  25. 25. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5<br />LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR GIRLS BASKETBALL<br />NORTHRIDGE GYM<br />5:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.<br />PLEASE USE THE NORTHRIDGE BACK ENTRANCE BY GYM<br />
  26. 26. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6<br />FCS MEETING<br />LIBRARY<br />7:30<br />EVERYONE IS WELCOME<br />
  27. 27. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />MONDAY, OCTOBER 25 – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29<br />FALL BOOKFAIR<br />NORTHRIDGE MEDIA CENTER<br />8:00 – 2:00<br />THE BOOKFAIR WILL BE OPEN DURING FALL FESTIVAL<br />
  28. 28. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />MONDAY, OCTOBER 25<br />FALL FESTIVAL<br />MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON<br />
  29. 29. ANNOUNCEMENTSPROTECTING YOUR FAMILY ONLINE: CYBER SAFETY NIGHT<br />MONDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2010<br />6:30 PM – 8:00 PM<br />VBSD FINE ARTS CENTER<br />2001 Pointer Trail<br />Van Buren, Arkansas 72956<br />***All K-6 Students must be accompanied by an adult.<br />For additional information contact Cindy Rice at 479-474-6838<br />Keynote Speaker; Carol Robinson, Office of the Attorney General<br />Sessions for Parents, Grandparents, K-6 Students, & 7-12 Students<br /> •Social Networking<br /> •Cyber Bullying<br /> •What Every Student Should Know<br /> •Protecting Your Online Identity<br /> •Cyber Safety Tips<br />
  30. 30. ANNOUNCEMENTS<br />Morgan Nick Foundation—Internet Safety, Cyber Bullying<br />October 28th<br />8:30  5th grade  9:30  6th grade<br />
  31. 31. WHAT DOES IT MEAN?<br /> eminent<br />An eminent mountain peak<br />stands above others.<br />sinks a bit every year.<br />is covered with low grasses.<br />
  32. 32. WHAT DOES IT MEAN ANSWER<br />em•i•nentPronunciation: (em'u-nunt), —adj.1. high in station, rank, or repute; prominent; distinguished: eminent statesmen.2. conspicuous, signal, or noteworthy: eminent fairness.3. lofty; high: eminent peaks.4. prominent; projecting; protruding: an eminent nose.<br />
  33. 33. TODAY IN WEATHER<br />A strong offshore earthquake has shaken parts of eastern Indonesia. The Indonesian meteorological and geophysics agency says no tsunami warning was issued after the quake on Sunday, September 26, and there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake measured magnitude 6.0 and struck at a depth of 5.4 miles northwest of Dobo, about 1,860 miles east of Jakarta.<br />
  34. 34. TRIVIA<br />The Lorax left. He's gone, I guess.His final word, it was...<br /> unless <br />confess <br />progress <br />success <br />
  35. 35. TRIVIA ANSWER<br />The Lorax left. He's gone, I guess.His final word, it was...<br /> Unless <br />
  36. 36. BOOK OF THE WEEKRanger’s Apprentice Series (10 books)(Fantasy)John Flanagan<br />If you're a fan of fantasy and action books, you'll love the Ranger's Apprentice series by John Flanagan. In the series, Will becomes an apprentice to master Ranger Halt. Rangers are secretive warriors who use their intelligence, courage, ability to move around unseen, and skills with bows and knives to protect the kingdom of Araluen. After training under Halt, young Will is off on a series of adventures to save Araluen from the evil Lord Morgarath.<br />CHECK IT OUT IN THE NORTHRIDGE MEDIA CENTER!!! Read the series…………<br />
  37. 37. BOOK OF THE WEEK<br />Ranger’s Apprentice Series: Ruins of Gorlan, The Burning Bridge, The Icebound Land, The Battle for Skandia, The Sorcerer of the North, The Siege of Macindaw, Erak’s Ransom, The Kings of Clonmel, Halt’s Peril, The Emperor of Nihon-Ja<br />
  38. 38. MATH: PROBLEM OF THE WEEK<br />The Riddler has left a clue for Batman to follow at the scene of each crime. These are the clues that Batman has found: <br />(1) There is a 1 in the thousands place. <br />(2) The digit in the tens place is 9 times the digit in the thousands place. <br />(3) Multiply the digit in the thousands place by 2. <br />(4) The digit in the ones place is a hand without a thumb. <br />(5) The digit in the hundreds is 2 less than the number in the tens. Solve the riddle to find the number and help Batman stop the Riddler. <br />
  39. 39. MATH ANSWER<br />2794<br />
  40. 40. FUN SCIENCE FACTS<br />DID YOU KNOW??????????<br />Did you know that there are 206 bones in the adult human body and there are 300 in children (as they grow some of the bones fuse together).<br />
  41. 41. ANALOGY OF THE WEEK<br />CRUST : PIZZA :: hoof : _____ <br />foot<br />hard<br />horse<br />
  42. 42. ANALOGY OF THE WEEK ANSWER<br />HORSE<br />The best answer is horse. The relationship between the first pair of words, CRUST and PIZZA, is that of part to whole—the first word is a part or piece of the other. Therefore, the second pair of words must also have a part-to-whole relationship. A hoof is part of a horse.<br />
  43. 43. FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS<br />Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de<br />1547–1616, Spanish novelist, dramatist, and poet, author of Don Quixote <br />Lech Walesa1943—, Polish labor leader.Jerry Lee Lewis<br />1935–, American singer and composer. His songs include “Whole LottaShakin' Goin' On” and “Great Balls of Fire.”<br />Bryant Gumbel<br />1948 -, television journalist<br />
  44. 44. OCTOBER BIRTHDAYS!HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!<br />Kathy Middleton (4th)<br />Jeff Hight (5th)<br />Bertha Cruz (7th)<br />Rhonda Shade (11th)<br />Tommy Gregory (24th)<br />Delbert Berry (25th)<br />
  45. 45. Let’s Have a Great Week!<br />

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