The anxious, edge-of-seat reaction from my students when Kevin Moore, Alan Damisse , and Kevin Parkes volunteered their free time to speak to 7th graders at Samuel S. Gaines Academy in Fort Pierce was a proud moment. Keeping the undivided attention of thirteen- year –olds is quite the daunting task. Most people would be intimidated…Details
Northport K-8 third grade students in Linda Beidler, John Fallon, Tiffany Tredor, Diana Lankow, Glenda Taylor, Melanie Polascak , Becky Reuther and Janine Wiecks classes received a special visit from sheriff’s deputy Boger and his K9 partner Molly recently. Third graders read an informational text about police dogs and then learned first hand how deputies…Details
Kailey Alford and Jasmine Choung, first grade students at Palm Pointe Educational Research School @ Tradition were guest weathermen (women) on the Morning Show which airs each morning at the school. The girls earned the privilege by turning in their earned rocket fuel which is a positive behavior support (PBS) program used at the school. …Details
First grade students at Palm Pointe Educational Research School @ Tradition learn about friendship. The students were asked what qualities they would like in a friend and then they wrote “wanted posters” advertising for a friend. Pictured from left are Michael Brown, David Sanchez, Jessica Jean-Baptiste and Taylor Bush. Way to go Rockets!
Emma Allen, Aishwariya Kalluri, Madison Baker and Ani Ramsingh in Laurie Boyer and Melissa Efron’s third grade classes at Palm Pointe Educational Research @ Tradition enjoyed a day at the theater. They went to the Sunrise Theater to see the Nutcracker Ballet and all the students were excited about the show
Four students from Jonathan Still’s band at St. Lucie West K8 School recently participated in Four-County Honor Band at Indian River State College. Pictured, from left, are Zachary Gravel, Kaylee McCrary, Allexis Russo and Valerie Bradford.
Excerpts from essay by Lindsey Smith Dr. King was known for service, equality and education. I am like him too! Service was something that Dr. King did to help his friends and family. Even though I am a kid, I volunteer at the assisted living home where my mom works. Dr. King also fought so…Details