Published on November 27, 2016
Thunder Newspaper: Thunder Newspaper Donald J. Trump wins election with 279 electoral votes! Hillary Clinton wins the popular vote.Our next president-elect is Donald J. Trump. By: Agata, Anna, Simon, and Riley Art! Teacher feature!! Clubs! Sports! Useless Information! DIY Club and Chess: DIY Club and Chess Do you like to draw and make creative things? Don´t know what to do at lunch and you mind is snapping at you to make something? Then come to the DIY club! It’s in Room 7 at lunch. Hope you join! Want to join Chess Club? Somewhere you can get your brain thinking? You should sign up right now. It's held at Mr.Valentine’s room (Rm 26). Chess Club meets on Thursdays from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. It's held every Thursday, so don't miss it before time runs out. Creekside trivia and review of “The Martian” by Andy Weir: Creekside trivia and review of “ The Martian” by Andy Weir No piece of normal-sized paper can be folded properly more than how many times ? Walt Disney was afraid of ? What is America's best selling ice cream flavour ? In 1933 Mickey Mouse (a cartoon character) received how many letters (fan mail) ? “ The Martian ” by Andy Weir is a story about a man named Mark Watney who is stranded on mars by a big dust storm. His crewmates think he is dead. He find curiosity (the mars rover) and communicates with nasa on earth. “ I've been thinking about laws on Mars. There's an international treaty saying that no country can lay claim to anything that's not on Earth. By another treaty if you're not in any country's territory, maritime law applies. So Mars is international waters. Now, NASA is an American non-military organization, it owns the Hab. But the second I walk outside I'm in international waters. So Here's the cool part. I'm about to leave for the Schiaparelli Crater where I'm going to commandeer the Ares IV lander. Nobody explicitly gave me permission to do this, and they can't until I'm on board the Ares IV. So I'm going to be taking a craft over in international waters without permission, which by definition... makes me a pirate. Mark Watney: Space Pirate. ”Says Mark in “The Martian” You won't find a space epic that's more fun to geek out at than The Martian -Peter Travers (rolling stones) Answers: 7 Mice Vanilla 800,000 Teacher Feature! Interview of Mr.McMurray : What do you like most about teaching? Every day is a new day. I love to see what students are capable of doing! Why did you choose to teach? To make a positive difference in the lives of children. Who inspired you to teach or did you choose yourself? Mr. Steve Kirby, my 6th grade teacher at Castro Elementary in El Cerrito. Which grade level do you like teaching best? Why? I loved 5th grade the most. I taught 5th from 2001-2013. I really enjoyed working on the State Report! How long have you been teaching? This is my 16th year! Teacher Feature! Interview of Mr.McMurray Sports! The soccer team and the cross country team: Sports! The soccer team and the cross country team Are you looking for a fun, upcoming winter sport? Then you should join soccer. It`s coming up in December. Don’t miss it. Creekside has two soccer teams: one boys team and one girls team. Tryouts will be in mid February. The soccer season runs from March through early May. The cross country team finished the season amazingly! The 8th grade girls took first out of many schools including our rival Canyon. They hosted the championships this year with Canyon, too. The 8th graders are sad to be leaving this year but happy they finished so well. Word Search and Amazing Art: Word Search and Amazing Art Thanksgiving is coming up! Try to do this hard word search! Also take a look at this great art! Art by: Agata age 11 Art made in: Animal Jam art studio Roar Store! Upcoming events!: Don’t forget the ROAR store is open this Thursday! Come purchase some awesome things in the mat room at lunch! You can purchase gift cards, pens, pencils and lots more. Roar Store! Upcoming events! The winter sports are also coming up so don't miss out!! Some include soccer, basketball and wrestling!! There is no school friday because of veterans day. The library is closed all next week so get your books checked out!And plan ahead if you need something. There is no school the week of the 21st for thanksgiving break. Important news: Coming soon: Super Moon coming on November 14th, look in the sky! The next one happens on Nov 25, 2034. Last, biggest one happened in 1948. Useless info and funny quotes: Useless info and funny quotes Most American car horns honk in the key of F. The name Wendy was made up for the book "Peter Pan." Barbie's full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts. Every time you lick a stamp, you consume 1/10 of a calorie. The average person falls asleep in seven minutes. Studies show that if a cat falls off the seventh floor of a building it has about thirty percent less chance of surviving than a cat that falls off the twentieth floor. It supposedly takes about eight floors for the cat to realize what is occurring, relax and correct itself. Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every 2 weeks otherwise it will digest itself. The citrus soda 7-UP was created in 1929; '7' was selected after the original 7-ounce containers and 'UP' for the direction of the bubbles. 101 Dalmatians, Peter Pan, Lady and the Tramp, and Mulan are the only Disney cartoons where both parents are present and don't die throughout the movie. ..