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The Laurels

This week we visited a beautiful and healthy ecosystem called The Laurels for a science field trip. In science we’ve been talking a lot about what makes an environment, habitat or ecosystem healthy. One thing to look for is biodiversity … Continue reading

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Art Project

A couple weeks ago we finished our first art project. What we had to do was use recycled art materials to spell out PRIED ART. I did the letter “A,” and I used cardboard, paint, plastic lids, plastic cups, sea … Continue reading

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Science Field Trip

Last week my peers and I went on a science field trip to the Laurels and to Anson B. Nixon Park. At the Laurels we went for a hike and observed many birds and types of plants such as cardinals, … Continue reading

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Canoe Trip

These past few weeks at PRIED have been amazingly awesome! We’ve had all our subjects and specials and even a field trip! For our field trip we went canoeing in the Brandywine to learn about assessing the cleanliness and biodiversity … 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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Art

This week, we had yet another fantastic art class.  First, I had to finish my tree silhouette painting.  Last art class, we had begun a painting, in watercolor, of a sky, at sunset or sunrise, when the sun was near … Continue reading

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The Delaware Art Museum

This past Wednesday, we went on another field trip!  This time, we headed over to the Delaware Art Museum (DAM) for an exhibit called, “Our America.”  Our America is an exhibit about how Latin Americans viewed America.  There was so … Continue reading

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Constitution Center and Independence Hall

On Thursday, we went on a field trip for history!  We started at the Constitution Center.  There, we started by walking through a history of our country and constitution.  There, I learned a lot.  For instance, I learned that the … Continue reading

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Ballet Hispanico

This Friday, we went on an amazing field trip.  For this, we returned to the Annenburg Center in Philadelphia–but for Spanish instead of music.  We were going to watch traditional Spanish dance, performed by the dance company “Ballet Hispanico.”  I … Continue reading

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Yoga

I have always loved creative writing, but I hadn’t tried writing a meditation before yoga, two weeks ago.  I asked if I could, and, of course, our instructor said yes.  I was inspired by the sound of the wind buffeting … Continue reading

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