Freshmen STAND UP! WE see you & WE miss YOU! These shout outs are for YOU!
This week we are celebrating with PRIDE! Yes, you see it, Happy PRIDE Month! Ms. Anastasia gives us a brief history overview of how this month long celebration came about and asks how this celebration impacts your life or the life of someone you love.
Use the link below to share your thoughts!
You can find more information about Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s LGBTQ Initiatives here!
June 22, 1943
W.E.B. Du Bois became the first African American member of the National Institute of Arts and Letters.
Du Bois was a historian, civil rights activist, sociologist, author, editor and Pan-Africanist who in 1909 was also one of the founders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). DuBois is noted nationally as being a leader of an organization of African Americans who wanted equal rights for African Americans, which was called the Niagara Movement. He was born on February 23, 1868 in Great Barrington, Massachusetts and died on August 27, 1963 at age 95 in Accra, Ghana.
On June 22nd, National Onion Rings Day recognizes a batter-dipped, deep-fried bite of deliciousness that runs rings around other appetizers.
Head out to your favorite diner and order up some onion rings. You can also make them at home. We even have a recipe for you to try. Of course, you may have a family favorite, and if you do, be sure to show it off!
Mr. Alex is starting this week off with a soccer punt tutorial to build on the pass tutorial from last week! If you haven’t seen last week’s video, no worries … you can select it from the menu at the bottom of the screen! Let’s see how you punt and pass.
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