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Name
1st and 4th Grade Buddies at Ceser E. Chavez Elementary School
Country
United States
State
Oregon
City
Eugene
Latest Action
7.2018
Number
61
Dimension (feet)
12
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Our classes are First and Fourth-grade buddies! Chávez is a Green School in Oregon and our kids spent the month of April learning about ways to reduce, reuse and recycle. First graders had guest speakers come in from a local upcycling Art organization, MECCA. They learned how to make art from items that normally get thrown away. Fourth graders went to the Hope In Action conference, where they were able to learn from different local groups about ways they could make a difference taking care of the Earth. Our students were very excited to create this parachute together and to share their messages about why we need to stand up for Earth!

 -Kim Liebenberg, 4th grade teacher  and Heather Kehe, 1st grade teacher

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Photos of Parachutes at Schools and at First Friday Art Walk/Farmers' Market