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2011-08-10 00:00:30

The Grand Canyon Association is raising money for Virtual Field Trips to give kids the opportunity to experience historical places and wonders in the Grand Canyon and ask questions without spending an extraordinary amount on travel. Chandler, AZ (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Millions of people visit the Grand Canyon and other national parks every year, but what about those kids who don't get the opportunity to travel and experience the outdoors. The Grand Canyon Association has developed a...

2008-08-04 21:00:21

By Paul Westmoore The fourth-graders at Lewiston-Porter Intermediate Education Center visited Alaska this spring and talked with a couple that raises and trains dogs to pull dog sleds. A class of Barker High School students in June went to Columbus, Ohio, to view an autopsy and discuss what they saw with an educator from the Center of Science and Industry there. And next April in Niagara Falls, Niagara Street Elementary School's fourth-graders will travel to Colonial Williamsburg in...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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