Show #4 watch October 7, 2019
Katie’s Class - Katie Hanlin’s classroom rocks because of the specials. Throughout the day, there is a steady stream of specials visiting the preschool at Northfield Community School. The little ones engage in gym, music, speech and occupational therapy.
Global Service Projects –Tom Witkowski's Model UN classes at Northern Highlands Regional High School are learning how to help others less fortunate than themselves. The students from Bergen are learning about globalization and how to make a difference in the lives of others in faraway countries. The students run fund raisers for a variety of charitable projects, ranging from heart surgery for a little girl, to sponsoring a child's education. This story includes social justice issues.
ACES – The world’s largest exercise class originated in Montville at Valley View Elementary school. The program, called ACES (All Children Exercise Simultaneously) was created by teacher Leonard Saunders. He has encouraged millions of children from all 50 states and over 50 countries to exercise together. The program motivates students to exercise regularly by placing a value on physical fitness. For more information about Saunder’s exercise program, go to: http://www.lensaunders.com/aces/organize.html