Lady Don Juliana Millet Loves Soccer

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By Kelsie Christensen—Features Editor

The Lobo Howl had the opportunity to interview Juliana Millet, number 34 on the Spanish Fork High School girls' soccer team. Juliana started playing soccer when she was in 3rd grade. She decided to play soccer because all of her friends were doing it. When she got the chance, she decided to join club soccer even though her friends didn't.

To Be or Not To Be a Winner Not the Question for SFJHS Shakespeare Team

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By Madeline Stocks—Events Editor

October 6-8, our school's Shakespeare Team went to Cedar City on the SUU campus to compete against other junior high and middle schools in acting and dancing!

On Thursday, at about 3:00 pm, they arrived at the hotel then went to take group pictures. Later that evening, they had a chance to visit the Tuachan theater and watch the performance Grease. Even though it was cold and rainy, the team still had a good time.

Mr. Millman Sponsors Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

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by Nate Johnson—Reporter

Mr. Millman is holding his annual Pumpkin Drawing Contest to see who has the best pumpkin drawing skills. The entries are due October the 24th, 2011.

The categories are happy, scary, funny, or bizarre. You can use a pen, pencil, crayon, markers, watercolor, or colored pencils, so get creative.

There are award for winners.  For seventh, eighth, and ninth grade, the prizes are ten dollars for first place, and twenty-five dollars for best in show.  There are also prizes for honorable mentions.

Teachers Honor One of Their Own—Mr. Millman

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By Janelle Slater—Assistant School News Editor

Our faculty teacher of the month for September was Mr. Millman.  He was nominated by his fellow staff members to be awarded this great honor.  Here is one nomination that was sent in for him.

 “Dave is a genuine down to Earth good guy.  Students like him and learn art, but just as important he is a humble friend to any of his colleagues and fellow teachers.”--Mr. Bass

Show Choir Ready to Start Rehearsals

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By Janelle Slater—Assistant School News Editor

Spanish Fork Jr. High's Show Choir for the year of 2011-2012 has now been formed! Mrs. Hopkins held auditions on Friday, September 30th . Students trying out for Ms. Hopkins learned a few dance steps which they performed in groups of three, and had to sing their favorite Disney song.

Biology Students Celebrate the Cell Through Art

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By Victoria Thomas—Editor-in-Chief

Did you see all the cells around the school a few weeks ago? They were drawn by Mr. Hallams’ biology classes. Each student was given a box of chalk and sent outside to find a square of cement and draw an animal or plant cell.

There were many creative cells drawn. Most students finished their cells in the first 10 minutes of class so they all got creative drawing mustaches and other things on themselves! Some kids were lying on the ground and tracing their silhouettes on the road.

Student Council Attends Leadership Conference at Brighton High

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By Sawyer Hamilton—Reporter

On Saturday September 23rd, the student council woke up early to drive to Brighton High School in Cottonwood Heights for a special leadership conference. After arrival, they were sent into the auditorium along with 10-15 other student councils. At this meeting, a man in a wheel-chair gave an inspirational speech about always trying, even if things look bad, even if you might not be able to do the task.

Teacher Spotlight—Mrs. Peterson

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By Victoria Thomas—Editor-in-Chief

           Do you know Mrs. Peterson? She has been teaching for 15 years.  She started out at SFHS teaching world civilizations and debate, then came here and is now teaching history and public speaking.

           Mrs. Peterson told the Lobo Howl about two of her most embarrassing teaching moments. One was when she gave a student a half eaten box of candy for earning his Eagle Scout Award and another was when an anonymous student gave her a letter signed, “Your Favorite Student,” and she hugged and thanked the wrong student for the note.

Foods Classes Have Power Tools!

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By Sawyer Hamilton—Reporter

If you've been in Mrs. Larsen's room lately, maybe you’ve noticed the new bright red blenders. These blenders are called the “Total Blender” and were donated by Blendtec, a company in Orem that also makes grain mills.

The Total Blender is a professional, $500.00 machine that every Food Lab in Nebo School District received. Our school received eight of these blenders for free! Mrs. Larsen, the Foods teacher said, “This is a truly amazing blender!”

Mrs. Larson’s Food’s Classes Cook Up Rockin’ Soup—Literally!

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By Sawyer Hamilton—Reporter

Recently, the Food Exploration classes saw something amazing. soup made from a stone! The day before, every period of cut up vegetables such as tomatoes, corn, and onions, while other classmates cooked meat and made noodles. After adding all of the ingredients together they set it aside for the next day.

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