Fuel the Brain

via Engaging the Digital Natives by Jerri Davis

Fuel the Brain is a fun site for educational resources and games for the K-3rd grade classrooms. Fuel the Brain offers interactive games, printables, and other resources. Fuel the Brain also offers Teacher Guides which offer integration ideas for the classroom.

Currently the curriculum focus of Fuel the Brain is math. Covering topics such as Counting & Cardinality, Numbers and Operations, Operations and Algebraic Thinking, Measurement and Data, and Geometry. These topics are promoted through interactive games and fun printable pages for students to enjoy while enhancing their learning.

Fuel the Brain is a site definitely worth checking out.

All-Henderson County Football Team

In December, the Athens Review released the 2011 All-Henderson County football team. The Bulldogs placed several members on this team. Below is a summary:

Blake Ward – Defensive MVP

Ethan Tennyson – Kevin Till Heart Award

1st Team Offense

Jacob McCarter – Running Back

Tyler Folsum – Running Back

Raymond Shutak – Lineman

Kyle Purselley – Kicker

1st Team Defense

Justyn Warner – Linebacker

Second Team Offense

Caleb Wonhas – Lineman

Ramon Ramirez – Lineman

Josh Dunn – Tight End

2nd Team Defense

Zach Hughes – Lineman

Steven Stine – Defensive Back

Tyson Oliver – Defensive Back

Honorable Mention

Preston Amason

Jordan Foote

Billy Harper

Adam Carson

In addition, Brian Herman, Head Football Coach and AD of the Bulldogs, was named Coach of the Year.

Congratulations to the players and Coach Herman on being selected for these awards.

Attached below is the article from the Athens Review.


Welcome Back and This Week

I hope everyone had a great Christmas break! We are now in 2012 which means we are now in the second semester of the 2011-2012 school year. Today marks the beginning of the 4th six weeks. While this semester has a few more days than the first semester, with all the activities and events happening during the second semester, it will go by equally fast.

This Week

Tuesday – Begin 4th 6 weeks; HS basketball at Teague – 4:30

Thursday – Report cards go home; Perfect Attendance/Right Choice Treats – Intermediate; MS basketball – Girls at Blooming Grove, Boys v. Blooming Grove  – 5:00

Friday – 6 Weeks Awards – Primary; HS basketball v. Mildred – 5:00

I hope everyone has a great week!