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Fire Prevention Month

Did you know that October is Fire Prevention Month? Our elementary schools have some exciting activities planned with the help of Fire Chief Joel Whitmore and the the Northwood Fire Department. 83 more words

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It's Time To Count The White Squirrels In Olney

OLNEY, Ill. (KMOX) – This weekend kicks off the annual white squirrel count in Olney.

The albino squirrels have become synonymous with the eastern Illinois town over the last century-plus, and Olney clerk and count organizer Kelsie Sterchi says they’ve even created a cottage industry for the tourism trade. 401 more words


Mr. Kohring's Physics Class and Mrs. Limon's Second Grade Classroom:

Mr. Kohring’s Physics Class:
Mr. Kohring’s Physics students are currently studying the motion of objects in free fall. During this lesson, students used a “video physics” app to record and compare the motion of a baseball and a medicine ball falling. 271 more words

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Olney Baptist Church's activities to help the community

Check out Temple University’s Philadelphia Neighborhood’s follow-up with Olney Baptist Church’s Pastor Randall. The student-run publication catches up with the pastor about new and ongoing programs the church runs to serve Olney. 9 more words


Quite Weeks

Things have been pretty quiet around here lately.  We normally have weekends full of plans – shopping in town, trips to London, visiting family, outings to go on – but the last few weekends have been plan-free and I’ve really been enjoying it.   324 more words


Classroom Spotlights: Profe Genson's Spanish Two Class & Mrs. Turner's Third Grade Math Classroom

Profe Genson’s Spanish Two Class:

The students in Spanish Two are currently focusing on stem-changing verbs in the present tense. This unit is important in that students are grasping another useful tool in continuing to improve their communicative proficiency. 409 more words

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"I think they do sweat lodges in a lot of cultures, don't they?"

In Bad Dog, two characters talk about the transformative experience of traveling to Mexico and experiencing a sweat lodge with a group of tourists. 241 more words