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August 2020

Mindful Minute

Submitted by david.thacker on Mon, 08/31/2020 - 15:09
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Picture and Story by our Fabulous Counseling Department
Mindful Minute

Certain classes at SFJHS will be participating in what is called Mindful Minute. What this is is a time dedicated at the beginning of class, a few times a week, where students have a full minute of mindfulness. This is a quiet, uninterrupted time where no one talks or works on anything else, but just focuses on their breathing and listens to their body. The practice will help students focus on the present rather than ruminate about the past or worry about the future.

Teaching Biology with M&M's

Submitted by david.thacker on Fri, 08/28/2020 - 14:21
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By Alyssa Christensen. Photos by J. Merrill Hallam
Teaching Biology with M&M's

Mr. Hallam’s ninth-grade students were introduced to some important biology concepts in the best way possible, with candy! They used M&M's candies to learn about making inferences, random sampling, and population groupings. These are important concepts to understand within biology, and students appeared to learn the material with ease.

Lobo Girls Tennis is starting soon!

Submitted by david.thacker on Wed, 08/26/2020 - 17:09
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Lobo Girls Tennis is starting soon!

The information meeting for parents/guardians and players is on Tuesday, September 1st 2:00 in room 43 in the Lobo Hall.

The open try-outs will start Friday, September 4th and our tournaments begin on September 10th. See Coach Lawrence or Coach Pittenger if you have questions. The forms for the physical are available on our school website if you need them sooner.  

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