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D.C. Trip

On Wednesday and Thursday we went to D.C.. On the trip we went on a bike tour, saw Bernie Sanders give a speech, and went to the the U.S. Capitol and a museum. When we first arrived in D.C. we … Continue reading

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New York

This week we went to New York. In New York we took a tour of Wall Street. We went to a church where Alexander Hamilton, his wife, and their child were buried. We went there because he was a huge … Continue reading

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Cover Story-Interview

This week I started a new cover story lesson. I have to write to someone related to my magazine topic. My topic is marine animals, and I chose to write to someone who is a Marine Biologist. In my letter … Continue reading

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Hamilton and Jefferson Debate

In history we are learning about the Hamilton and Jefferson debates. We went to watch a reenactment of the debate to learn more. They reenacted the debate and taught us about what Jefferson wanted and what Hamilton wanted. Jefferson was … Continue reading

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Canoe Trip

Last week, on Wednesday, we went canoeing in the Brandywine. We went for a science field trip to learn about the quality of the water. To learn about the quality we used a net, and we put the net in … Continue reading

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Plymouth Plantation

When we went to Boston our first stop was Plymouth Plantation. Plymouth is one of the first settlements in Boston. Plymouth was right next to a Native American tribe called the Mohawks. Plymouth Plantation was recreated into an interactive site … Continue reading

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The Ugly Duckling

We just got off of Spring Break, but I am happy to be back at PRIED! In Music we are making a film about a well known story. We each chose partners and our own stories to make plot points … Continue reading

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Monster

We just finished a book called Monster by Walter Dean Myers. The book is written like a script for a movie. The book was about a 16 year old kid named Steve who goes to court because people thought that … Continue reading

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The Ronald McDonald House

We went to the Ronald Mcdonald House on February 11th to cook for the families that are living there. The families that are living there have family members that are at A. I. DuPont hospital. The people living there have … Continue reading

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Music

In music, we started to research about Jazz in a certain time period. Everyone got their own period of time. After everyone’s done their research, we are going to make a timeline. I am researching Chicago and New Orleans style … Continue reading

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