Great People in History

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We are learning the importance of reading the biographies of great people in history. We understand that we can learn great lessons from their lives for ourselves. We are inspired by the personal strengths or character traits they seem to all have in common:  determination and perseverance, curiosity and creativity, compassion and courage. They use their skills and talents in the service of others and have changed many people’s lives because of it.

Enjoy watching these excerpts from these Great People In History projects from former students, Hannah, Nevin, Kaila and Jay.  As you are doing your project remember to focus on the personal strengths of your great person, and show how they have made the world a better place.  We can’t wait to see you up there next.  Let your greatness shine! 

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What part of the this project do you think you will enjoy the most: reading, writing, speaking?

You can be a hero too!

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Happy New Year to all you heroes! Yes, that is you Crew! We are excited to begin a new year with the promise of great things to come. The world is a beautiful place. We each play an important role in making this world a better place every day. There are opportunities everywhere to make someone’s day a little brighter, to help someone in need, and make a difference in the world. Find your inner hero and make someone smile today. What will you do? Let’s get to it!  Write your ideas on our Padlet.


What will you do to make this day brighter for someone?