Fisher, Minn. 5th Grade Students

Thursday, May 8, 2014, the 5th grade students from Fisher, Minn. visited the Grand Forks Herald production plant. They are pictured here with their teacher Peggy Hanson in the paper storage room.  The Fisher School participates in the Grand Forks Herald Newspapers in Education Program.

What Is Arbor Day?

Glenda E. Fauske the Information and Education Coordinator / ND Forest Service at North Dakota State University in Bottineau, N.D. provided some excellent information on Arbor Day. Each state has their own Arbor Day depending upon the planting season in their state. Minnesota’s Arbor Day is the last Friday of April and North Dakota’s is the…
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Don’t Miss The Art Wise Elementary Art Show!

You are invited to the Art Wise Elementary Art Show at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks April 8-10.  Hours are 4pm – 8pm each day. There will be artwork on display from every K-5 student in our area. There will also be art activities, live stage performances, face painting, make and take art stations, demonstrating…
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Columbus Day Newspaper Activities

Here are some Columbus Day activities from KRP’s “The Ultimate Holiday Activity Guide”. Christopher Columbus is one of the most famous names in history. When he voyaged across the Atlantic Ocean in 1492, his discoveries changed the world forever.  In honor of Columbus’ landfall in the “New World” on Oct. 12, 1492, Americans celebrate the…
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Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6-12

Oct. 6-12 is Fire Prevention Week. Here’s a page on fire safety you can print and share with younger students.  It is from the KRP NIE tab, “Playing it Safe” distributed by the NIE Institute. For more information on Fire Prevention Safety visit: Download the page by clicking on the following link: Note: if…
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