Nebo Academy Spring/Summer 2021

Submitted by david.thacker on Mon, 04/12/2021 - 15:37

Nebo is offering professional development for Nebo Educators. Click on the link to see and register the offerings: Nebo Academy Course Offerings.

Framework days are advertised by subject/grade. Please use the registration links. All teachers are encouraged to attend the sections that are appropriate to their assignment.

All Framework and New Teacher Induction classes will come with a $20/hour stipend; for all other courses, stipends come with the approval from your building principal.

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Math Problem of the Week

Submitted by david.thacker on Mon, 04/12/2021 - 10:07

Snow Water Equivalence Problem

      Winter weather can result in snowstorms dumping large amounts of snow in a short time. The Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) is a common snow pack measurement to tell the amount of water contained within the snow pack. It is the depth of water that would result if the entire snow pack melted.

Spanish Fork Junior High Choir Performs at Regionals

Submitted by david.thacker on Wed, 03/31/2021 - 08:30
The Spanish Fork Junior High chamber choir performed at the district's advanced regional choral festival on Tuesday, March 30th. The students have been preparing all year for this festival, and they did a fantastic job!

They sang three songs; He'll Make a Way by Byron Smith, Seal Lullaby by Eric Whitacre, and Africa arranged by Roger Emerson. Here is a link to videos of their performance: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9p8zqKBtr3MMeHDKvI_5UBsMX---uO3c

Math Problem of the Week

Submitted by david.thacker on Tue, 03/23/2021 - 07:51

The Gallon or the Gallows

 

"Let's see.  We need 3 toad eyes, 27 hairs from an elephant, 1 ounce of dragon blood, a pinch of paprika, 1 tiger tooth, 13 four-leaf clovers, and exactly 1 gallon of water.  Hurry, please, or you will regret it!"

The head witch's words ring in your ears as she sends you from the school to gather the ingredients for the invisibility potion.  You can't mess this up!  The witch has already threatened to expel you after your levitating spell went awry - it took forever to get all of the classroom's furniture off of the ceiling.