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Daily Announcements – FINAL Contest Questions

Contest Questions

Attention students… for today’s daily announcements contest, points will be awarded as follows: 3 for first, 2 for second, 1 for third and so on.  Take your answers to Stephanie in the Social room.

  1. Scott is planning on running the Boston marathon and the New York City marathon.  He found a store that has runners on sale and he wants to buy enough to see him through both marathons.  If each marathon is 26 miles and each pair of runners lasts 10 miles, how many pairs of runners should Scott buy?
  2. Which of the following numbers does not fit the sequence?
    1. 13      18      14         19         15         21         16
  3. There are seven spectrums of colour in the rainbow.  What are they?
  4. Write 4 complete sentences using each of the following words in one of your sentences: him, he, her, she

Contest winners will be announced and prizes awarded at tomorrow’s assembly!

Daily Announcements – Contest Questions

Penultimate Contest Questions

Attention students… for today’s daily announcements contest, points will be awarded as follows: 3 for first, 2 for second, 1 for third and so on.  Take your answers to Stephanie in the Social room.

  1. Scott is planning on running the Boston marathon and the New York City marathon.  He found a store that has runners on sale and he wants to buy enough to see him through both marathons.  If each marathon is 26 miles and each pair of runners lasts 10 miles, how many pairs of runners should Scott buy?
  2. Which of the following numbers does not fit the sequence?
    1. 13      18      14         19         15         21         16
  3. There are seven spectrums of colour in the rainbow.  What are they?
  4. Write 4 complete sentences using each of the following words in one of your sentences: him, he, her, she

Daily Announcements

Contest

Attention Students… only a few short weeks until the daily announcements’ contest ends!! For today, points will be awarded as follows: For the first student to answer the questions correctly, 5 points, for the second student 3 points, for the third 2, and for the 4th and so on, 1

  1. What does CANDU stand for and what does CANDU produce?
  2. What does a Tilley Endurable refer to
  3. Who was the first Aboriginal actor to play a Native American on television?  What was his most famous role?
  4. Remember the code words from previous contests and write a complete sentence using them.
  5. Name the five Great lakes

Sweat

The final sweat of this school year will take place this coming Monday, June 18th.  The van will leave at 930AM and return by 3PM.  The first 10 students to sign-up through their homeroom teachers will be guaranteed a spot.  Come and experience a relaxing spiritual journey in nature.

 

Leaving BSEC?

Is this your last year at BSEC? Please speak with Brandy in student services on how to get help with bus tickets, job search, housing, and more after you’ve left BSEC. All interested students can sign up for an intake meeting at John Howard Society on Tuesday June 26th after lunch!

Daily Announcements – Contest

Attention students!  For today’s daily announcement’s contest, answer the following questions correctly, take your answers to Stephanie in the Social room, and receive a $5 Subway card.  Points will be awarded to all students in the order in which they answer the questions.  5 for the first person, 4 for the second, 3 for the third, 2 for the 4th, and 1 for the fifth person and everyone afterwards.

  1. What does an anemometer do?
  2. Which sentence is correct?

That’s real hard to do OR That’s really hard to do

  1. What country does the tropic of cancer run through?
  2. Fix this sentence: We plan to have our family picnic irregardless of the weather.
  3. Put these words in alphabetical order: cod, cocoon, codfish, coconut
  4. What numbers are factors of 12?
  5. What percent of 25 is 1?  Show how you got your answer
  6. Why can throwing a blanket over a fire put out the flames?
  7. An octogenarian is at least how old?  NAME 3 famous people who have reached this age and tell me WHY they are/were famous.

10.  Unscramble the following word: IDFRYA.  Once you have done that, go and see the Art teacher for today’s code word.

Daily Announcements – Open house and Contest

Join us on Wednesday, May 30th, for our Spring Open House

Join us on Wednesday, May 30th, for our Spring Open House

Contest

Attention Students.  There are still several weeks of school left, so you have plenty of time to get in on the game and win your share of prizes or even the grand prize, an Ipod Touch! Other winners will be receiving great prizes as well, so read the questions and play the game.  For today, the first 3 students will have the choice of:

No points or a $10 Subway gift card, 1 point and a $5 Subway gift card, or 3 full points and no Subway gift card.

After the top 3 finishers have been awarded their prizes, the remaining students will have the choice of the following:

1 point and a $5 Subway gift card, or 2 points and no Subway gift card

  1. Name the two main minerals in your bones
  2. How many sides does a nonagon have?
  3. Solve for x: 9/13 = 54/x
  4. Write 3 complete sentences using:

Their

They’re

There

  1. What is a series of 3 related novels called?
  2. Rearrange the following to find the name of one of the teacher’s here at BSEC.  Once you have done this, respectfully go and see this person for your code word. REMEMBER the code word for the remainder of this contest. NADNO
  3. What is the range of: 47, 23, 17, 21, 76?
  4. What type of resource are fossil fuels?
  5. Who fought in the Cold War?  When?
  6. What chemical element does the letter C stand for?

Grad Meeting – Friday, June 1, 2012

Students who will be participating in this year’s Graduation Ceremony need to meet and discuss plans for photographs, outfits, and the ceremony on Friday, June 1 at 12:30 PM in the VC room.

Daily Announcements – Contest Continues!

Attention students! Test yourself and win prizes!!

A list of questions or tasks will be posted on random days throughout the week in the announcements.  Take your answers to the questions to Stephanie in the Social Studies classroom where you will be awarded points for correct answers.  Your name will be added to a tally sheet where your points will be tracked.  10 correct answers will = 1 point. We will be awarding a grand prize at the end of the semester to the student with the most points – an Ipod touch!!!

Daily prizes will vary. Today, we will be giving away  $5 gift certificates to Subway.  Today 5 correct answers will = 1 point, which is = to 1 star on the tracking sheet!

1.    What happened in Springhill, Nova Scotia in 1958?

2.    What type of boat is an unofficial symbol of Canada?

3.    We left New York at 9 p.m. and arrived in Madrid at 4:30 a.m. our time.  How long was the flight?

4.    Order from west to east: Finland, Russia, Iceland

5.    a) Write a complete sentence using the word to

b) Write a complete sentence using the word too

c) Write a complete sentence using the word two

Daily Announcements – Wellness Conference Coming Up

Wellness Conference, April 26-7, 2012!

Wellness Conference, April 26-7, 2012!

Attention students! Test yourself and win prizes!!

A list of questions or tasks will be posted on random days throughout the week in the announcements. Take your answers to the questions to Stephanie in the Social Studies classroom where you will be awarded points for correct answers. Your name will be added to a tally sheet where your points will be tracked. 10 correct answers will = 1 point. We will be awarding a grand prize at the end of the semester to the student with the most points – an Ipod touch!!!

Daily prizes will vary. Today, we will be giving away $5 gift certificates to Subway. We will also be giving away a “surprise”. All students who answer the following questions correctly will win! 2 points for TODAY ONLY will be awarded to everyone who answers all 5 questions. 2 points is the equivalent of having answered 20 questions correctly!!!

1. On what day is the upcoming election?
2. In what electoral division do you live?
3. What identification do you need in order to vote?
4. List 6 candidates who are running in this election and what political party they are with
5. Describe 3 issues that are important to you. Be clear and specific

For help with these questions please refer to http://www.elections.ab.ca .

SWEAT

There will be a sweat on Monday, April 23rd.  The van will leave at 930AM and return by 300PM.  The first 10 students to sign-up with their teachers will be assured a spot.

ELECTION PREPARATION

Thanks to all students who came out to our Why Vote? session yesterday!  Your questions and enthusiasm were fantastic!  Talk to Sue
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Daily Announcements – Contest (Election Edition)

Attention students! Test yourself and win prizes!!

A list of questions or tasks will be posted on random days throughout the week in the announcements. Take your answers to the questions to Stephanie in the Social Studies classroom where you will be awarded points for correct answers. Your name will be added to a tally sheet where your points will be tracked. 10 correct answers will = 1 point. We will be awarding a grand prize at the end of the semester to the student with the most points – an Ipod touch!!!

Daily prizes will vary. Today, we will be giving away $5 gift certificates to Subway. We will also be giving away a “surprise”. All students who answer the following questions correctly will win! 2 points for TODAY ONLY will be awarded to everyone who answers all 5 questions. 2 points is the equivalent of having answered 20 questions correctly!!!

1. On what day is the upcoming election?
2. In what electoral division do you live?
3. What identification do you need in order to vote?
4. List 6 candidates who are running in this election and what political party they are with
5. Describe 3 issues that are important to you. Be clear anbd specific

For help with these questions please refer to http://www.elections.ab.ca .

Daily Announcements

A list of questions or tasks will be posted on random days throughout the week in the announcements.  Take your answers to the questions to Stephanie in the Social Studies classroom where you will be awarded points for correct answers.  Your name will be added to a tally sheet where your points will be tracked.  10 correct answers will = 1 point. We will be awarding a grand prize at the end of the semester to the student with the most points – an Ipod touch!!!

Daily prizes will vary. Today, we will be giving away 5 $5 gift certificates to Subway.  The first 5 students to answer the following questions correctly will win!  1 point will be awarded for each correct answer.

1.    What is the sum of 47.23 and 69.68

2.    If you were visiting Nairobi what country would you be in?

3.    Reduce the fraction 6/16 to its lowest term

4.    If you compose a sonnet, how many lines should it be?

5.    How many time zones are there around the world?

Daily Announcements

Attention students! Test yourself and win prizes!!

A list of questions or tasks will be posted on random days throughout the week in the announcements.  Take your answers to the questions to Stephanie in the Social room where you will be awarded points for correct answers.  Your name will be added to a tally sheet where your points will be tracked.  10 correct answers will = 1 point. We will be awarding a grand prize at the end of the semester to the student with the most points – an Ipod touch!!!

Daily prizes will vary. Today, we will be giving away 5 $5 gift certificates to Subway.  The first 5 students to answer the following questions correctly will win!  1 point will be awarded for each correct answer.

1.    Who became prime minister in 2006 when Paul Martin’s liberals lost the election?

2.    What world famous circus was founded in Quebec by a group of street performers?  What year was it?

3.    What northern territory was established on April 1, 1999?

4.    What Canadian city was once known as Bytown? What province is this city in?

5.    Where was Canada’s first university founded?

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