Wonders of the Universe Coming to the 3rd Grade

Wonders of the Universe – Rocket Making (January 29-February 7) Get ready third graders! Astronomer John Miller from the Pearl Observatory returns to 3rd grade to help introduce your children to space and solar exploration. During hands-on lessons over three weeks, the children will create comets, make craters and build andlaunch their own rocket. For more about […]

3rd grade: BJ ward

3rd grade: B.J. Ward

BJ Ward Writing & Poetry 3rd Grade – 3 Day Residency March 6th, 9th, 13th   Poet-in-residence BJ Ward will spend 3 days reading and discussing poetry with each 3rd grade class. During the workshop, students will: • Discover poetry with the assistance of a harmonica and funny glasses • Get their own nickname and […]

Lenape Lifeways Comes to the 3rd Grade

The Tewksbury Education Foundation sponsored a visit from John T. Kraft of Lenape Lifeways.  Lenape Lifeways is an educational organization focusing on New Jersey’s first people – the The Lenape.  This program features Mr. Kraft, an anthropologist, dressed in a traditional Lenape outfit talking to the kids about life in an Lenape village – including […]