The third graders went to White River Light Station in Whitehall. This coordinates with their study of Michigan, the Great Lakes, and how people interact with the bodies of water in Michigan. They learned so much about the purpose of lighthouses, what light keepers had to do, and about the history of the White River Light Station specifically. ... See MoreSee Less
The 5th graders were Earth Keepers as they spent Friday morning picking up trash in our community that was not biodegradable. They cleaned up city alleys as they walked to East End Park.
Mr. K. explained what the Grand River Watershed means and the importance of keeping our waterways clean. Many students were surprised to learn that cattails filter several gallons of water EVERY hour and they are very important to our ecosystem. ... See MoreSee Less