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 […]

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 […]

BJ Ward – 3rd Grade Poetry Residency

Do you know what your 3rd grader is doing this week?   Learning about poetry with the renowned teacher and author BJ Ward!   Between May 23rd and May 25th, poet-in-residence BJ Ward will spend four days reading and discussing poetry with each third grade class.  During the workshop, the children will: Publish their own […]