Monday, April 21, 2014


Vermont is a state in the New England region of the Northern United States. The second fact is that Vermontʼs official state flag was adopted in 1923. The third fact is that    Vermont was the 14th state in the US and it became a state on March1491. The fourth fact is that the Vermont region was explored and claimed for France by Samuel De Chaplain    in 1609 and the first French    settlement was established at Fort Steward.The fifth fact is that the first English settlers moved into the area in 1724 and built Fort Drummer on the site of present day Brattleboro. The sixth fact is is that in 1777 Vermont adopted its first constitution abolishing slavery and providing universal male suffrage without qualifications.The seventh fact is that the Green Mountain Boys, led by Ethan Allan won fame by capturing Fort Ticonderoga from the British on May 10, 1775. Eighth fact is that Vermont leads the nation in the production of monument granite, marble and maple products.The ninth fact is Vermont is also a leader in the production of talc.The tenth fact is that tourism is a major industry in Vermont.


On I learned that Missouri is called the ʻShow Me State.ʼ The ʻShow Me Stateʼ expression may have began in 1899 when Congressman Willard Duncan Vaniver stated ʻʼ Iʼm from Missouri and youʼve got to show me.” On    I also read that the abbreviation for Missouri is MO. I also saw that the state song is the Missouri Waltz.
#    On I found out on June 21, 2007 the three-toed box turtle became the state reptile. Most Missourians are familiar with this land-dwelling turtle.Three-toed box turtles, as their name implies, typically have three hind toes. The paddle fish was named the state aquatic animal on May 23, 1997. The paddle fish usually grows to be over 5 feet long and weighs more than 60 pounds.They can live over 30 years.
On Missouri was the 24th state in the United States and became a state on August 10th,1891. The largest city in the state is St.Louis. On today, Missouri has a population of 5,988,927(July 2010 estimated) and its two largest metropolitan areas are St. Louis and Kansas City. The 2010 population density of the state was 87.1 people per square mile (33.62 per square lilo meter).

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Join us for "Never the Musical" May 2, 3 & 4. Tickets may be purchased on the school website.