Harmony reporting about the Science Fair! This was shot the day before the big event, and we are happy to report that Hope Town did in fact win first place again for both lower and upper primary.
Anna for writing the report and shooting the video
Harmony for being the reporter
Ryelle as a production assistant
Janeahy for shooting still photography
This Day in History
1976 Spain turned into a democracy with the election of Adolfo Suarez.
1883 Standard time started in the U.S.
Standard time in time zones began in the U.S. and Canada because the railroads wanted it. Before that, time of day was determined by cities and towns by using church clocks or sun dials. towns used some form of local solar time. Not everyone was happy at first.
1820 Captain Nathaniel Palmer discovered Antarctica. during the Austral summer of 1820. The young sea captain was part of a five ship fleet of sealers under the general command of Benjamin Pendleton. He was sent to study some unusual sightings and he accidently discovered a new continent. He was on Palmer’s 40-ton cutter, named Hero.
By Colby Stebbins
Information from http://www.south-pole.com., http://www.webexhibits.org/daylightsaving/d.html, https://muse.jhu.edu/journals/sais_review/summary/v019/19.2bregolat.html
These photos were taken by the Lauren, Grant, Lisa and Janeey, students in the 6th grade class. They are learning to see the beauty and the history that surrounds them. Walking around town with a camera encourages the students to stop and take a closer look instead of running by.
The Junkanooo is back in business and Hope Town Primary is ready to be part of it. The school got new drums so you know this year is going to be great! When you hear the drums you will be dancing to the beat and rhythm. Junkanoo is not just about the music it is about the culture and how to experience your happiness and feelings and make new friends. So do not miss it!
Harmony, Ryelle, Eljdini
The new youth workers have arrived. They were supposed to be here in September but were delayed due to incomplete work permits. They arrived on Halloween. Their names are Ben and Mary. They started church services last Sunday November 9th. Youth group started also! We are all excited to get to know them better and welcome them to our community.
On the 11 month of, on the 11 day on the 11 hour World War 1 ended!
By Colby Stebbins
The Hope Town Bullsharks pee wee team win their first game! Check out the video of Maison as quarterback sneaking the ball to Tyreke for the win! Go Bullsharks!