News for April 11, 2016

Lab & Classroom Schedule

The LMC Reservations Calendar is best viewed in Google here, but a smaller version of the calendar may also be viewed in Edline here.

April 11-15 visitors include:

  • Current Events with Mrs. Schneider
  • GACME Club
  • ACT Testing
  • Pins & Needles Club
  • Mrs. Springmire's Quilting Class
  • Speech with Mrs. J. Hill
  • PARCC Proctor Meeting

    The next completely-available dates are April 25 and 26.If you'd like a reservation or if your plans have changed, please send an email A.S.A.P. Thank you.
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    No-password database access for Gale-Google database subscriptions

    Inside RTHS, you no longer need a password to access the Gale databases. From home, please use the password for Opposing Viewpoints from the back of your planner. (Our Gale contract prevents me from posting the password on this public access posting.)

    I have brief training sessions scheduled with the Social Science and Science Departments this month. If you would like to learn how to use them with your classes, let's talk!

    Biography in Context
    Global Issues in Context
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context
    Science in Context (includes Health, Math, & Technology)
    U.S. History In Context
    World History in Context

    Read Imagine Magazine

    Imagine Magazine, produced by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, offers interesting reading in every subject area for teachers and students alike. Take a look at the current copy in the LMC or browse back issues online:

    • September/October 2015: Robotics
    • November/December 2015: Exploring the Past
    • January/February 2016: Public Health
    • March/April 2016: Service & Leadership
    • May/June 2016: Mind & Brain

    For more information, visit http://cty.jhu.edu/imagine/.

    Used book sale April 18-22

    The Used Book Sale will be open to students and staff next week
    • 7:15-4:00 Mon. - Thurs.
    • 7:15-3:30 on Friday.

    • Mon. - Wed. Donated books/comics 50¢, former library books 25¢
    • Thurs. - Fri. Buy a brown paper grocery bag for $1 and fill it up

    Books we don't sell will be offered to the Flagg-Rochelle Public Library District, the Creston-Dement Public Library District, and the Cherry Valley Public Library District (where I am a trustee). Please, no textbooks.


    Weeding carts and poster: Ann Marie Jinkins
    Science in Context Logo: Gale Cengage Learning
    Imagine Magazine: Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth