Literacy and Science Come Together


Students participating in the district’s Summer Enrichment Program recently had the opportunity to become engineers. Literacy and science were combined in Ms. Harris and Mrs. Ahl’s classroom had the opportunity to become engineers.

The children compared and contrasted three different versions of “The Three Little Pigs.” During a three-day study, they worked in teams to construct houses out of a variety of materials such as sticks, candy and marshmallows to withstand the force of the Big Bad Wolf – a blow dryer.

About 550 students participated in Summer Enrichment, which ended on July 28.