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  School Bells -  1st bell 7:20am             Tardy bell 7:25am

Dismissal Bells  - Bus bell 2:32pm        Car riders & walkers - 2:41pm



School Events
4/14/2014 to 4/18/2014
•  Spring break holidays
Recurrence: Daily from 4/14/2014 to 4/18/2014

Guidance Events
4/14/2014 to 4/18/2014
•  Spring Break
Recurrence: Daily from 4/14/2014 to 4/18/2014
Burns first 3D print job, a working nut & bolt!
Nut & bolt made from a 3D printer
Students are already designing 3D  items in Google Sketch to be printed!

Mrs. Adams's class projects- Biomes   
Biomes from around the world

Burns Blazer Walk sends Special Olympic athletes off to the games!   

Students line up for the Burns Blazer walk for Special Olympic Athletes!   

Mrs. Susan Harvey Burns Middle School Teacher of the Year 2013-14   

Delaney Barber is the Sunshine Rotary Club Outstanding Student from Burns Middle for 2013-14   

Eighth Grade Students Design and Print 3-D Models   
STEM Education in Action
yin/yang symbol and dog tag for a puppy

Diego Salas designs and builds an aerodynamic glider in Advanced Robotics class.   

Brandon Brinkman's 3D design prints to Makerbot printer   
A printer that prints 3D objects!!!!
Geometric 3D design printed on the Burns Makerbot 3D printer

Burns Black History program was great!   
A Journey Through African American History
Chancellor Handy reenacts president Obama's swearing in ceremony.

Mrs. Adams with Dr. Bice and Mrs. Peek at Castlen Elementary   
Castlen is a technology, engineering and master gardening school!
Mr. Adams wife is a principal at Castlen Elementary

Our School Board representative Mr. Stringfellow donates blood during the Burns Blood Drive   

Valentine's Day DANCE Feb. 7, 2014 4:00-6:15   
All grades are allowed to attend!!!!

2nd Quarter top EQT Essays!   

Digital Art   
Eighth grade students show their artistic side
Donna Woodruff Masters the Digital Drawing Tablet

SketchUp Designers   
Talented Eighth Graders
Scott Bell Designs with Sketchup

The Voting is In!   
Top Three for Eighth Grade Video Contest
Stop-Motion Contest

"Hour of Code"   
Burns Middle School Participates in International Event
Burns Students Participate

Project-Based Strategies - Forensics   
Mrs. Callahan's students document "Crime Scenes"
Using Digital Tablets to Document Crime Scene

VOTE for Your Favorite Stop-Motion Video   
Project-Based Strategies Students Create Videos
8th Grade Student Videos

Burns's Maleah Thomas creates a robotic hand in 6th grade robotics!   
Maleah Thomas

Hour of Code Week   
Over 5 million in 167 countries participate
Hour of Code

Yearbook Purchase DEADLINE: DECEMBER 20th   
$35.00 CASH ONLY

Talent Show Auditions: December 10th   
You MUST sign-up in order to audition!!!

Talent Show Friday, December 20th   
Tickets will be $2.00

NJHS National Junior Honor Society qualifications. Inductions will be the Fall of 2013   
Scoring rubric attached.

6th Grade EYE Water Shed module this week!   
Learning to keep our waters clean! The City watershed model.
Mrs. Houston's students learn about water shed pollutants effects on Dog River

Study Island for 1st Quarter Remediation   
Log onto Study Island
Study Island

Faith Academy robotics team collaborates with Burns to build a BEST robotics team.   

New mascot idea!!! "Blazer the Dragon"   
Please submit feedback!!!

Burns Girls Volleyball team wins Division 3 Championship for the second year !   

Burns Cheerleaders supporting our winning volleyball team!   

Support Cancer Awareness with Pink Hair!!!!   
Preorder extension for $10 September 15-27. Pink Hair October 7-8
See Latest News for more information

Great math work by Justin Garrick   
An example of what good math looks like!

7th Grade EYE launcher activity with Till's class.   

EYE launcher in Mrs. Brown's room!   

New log in for STUDY ISLAND

Beginning of School 2013-14 Parent Newsletter   

2013-2014 Spirit Shirts $10.00   
"Blazer Life" T-shirts $10.00 CASH ONLY
brown with sapphire ink

2013-2014 Spirit Shirt- PINK   
$10.00 CASH ONLY
pink with brown ink

Device lockers installed for BYOD security while at PE.   
The division of technology has installed two sets of digital device lockers near the gym for students to utilize while they are...

Mr. Adams niece, Abbey , receiving a trophy from Nancy Lopez in an LPGA girls golf tournament!   
Abbey on the right of Nancy Lopez!

Burns Summer Gaming Camp   
Week One
Billy and Brandon

The Cowboy Cook-out for Burns Million word readers was a success!   

EYE Chem module Making plastic!!!   

EYE Chem module plastic pucks are drying!   

Chemical recipe for making biodegradable plastic! You heard it first at BurnsMiddle School   
Burns Students make green plastic!
The secret formula!

EYE Catch me if you can....catching blood clots!   
You can see the blood clot caught and the vena cava still flowing!

Another blood clot caught by students designed stint!   

A group test the stint with the help of an AirBus classroom volunteer!   

EYE rocket car design put to paper before construction!   

The team designed car after construction!   
Michael, jacob, Chris, Noah, Madsion & McKenna!

Christmas ornaments created by Burns Students!   
Mobile County Public Schools 200 years Christmas Celebration
Ana Marie Watson, Haley Ozaeta & Lindsey Shileds

STAR Reading Reports   
Parents, you must sign your child's report and return it.

Burns Homecoming Queen 2012-13 Kamryn Porter   

Burns is collecting data on Mars!   
Burns students are in a two week EYE design project growing food in a bio-sphere similar to what would be reuired on the space...
An EYE student collects Mars crop mass production data

Digital Voting at Burns!   
Logging into Moodle registering to vote!
Burns student using her device to register and vote for Homecoming court!

Electronic Lockers Are Ready to Use!   
Safely Stow Your Wireless Device During GYM Class

Opening of school 2012-13 parent news lettter 8-17-12   
8-17-12                                        &nb...

AirBus Assembly plant coming to Mobile! I attended the signing today!   
Jobs! Jobs! Jobs!
The AIRBUS A-320 neo & city leaders.

Project-Based Strategies   
Mrs. Nordmann's Students Work with Mrs. Hardy to Make Video Games
James Yeager`s Video Game

Jasmine Harris designs sidewalk cafe on Google Sketch