WAXING HISTORIC: CCS students bring history to life


first_img Clay and Cooper Johnson chose the Wright Brothers because they are brothers and they like the idea of designing and flying airplanes. Gabriel Christian Jones chose to portray Robert E. Lee because his grandfather is a fan of the great Southern general. Penelope Earnest wanted to be Louisa May Alcott because she, like Alcott, likes to write. Penelope said an interesting and little-known fact about Alcott is that she ever had any pets. Probably, because her family was too poor to care for them, Penelope said. You Might Like Drivers named in U.S. Highway 231 wreck that injured 7 Messenger photo/Jonah EnfingerVincent Glenn of Troy was airlifted to Baptist South Hospital in Montgomery after the 1981 Pontiac he was… read more By The Penny Hoarder Skip WAXING HISTORIC: CCS students bring history to life Sponsored Content Email the author Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Messenger photo/Jonah EnfingerStudents at Covenant Christian School brought history to life on Friday with a wax museum presentation. Above, Penelope Earnest learned about Louisa May Alcott.Covenant Christian School was a-buzz with notable visitors Friday.The students took on the persona of some of the most notable individuals in America’s history and, with a touch of a button, the “wax figures” would come to life and tell their stories. Betsy Jones, third-grade teacher, said her students chose historical individuals with whom they could identify and researched the lives. They designed display boards with photographs and other memorabilia that told the stories of a variety of great Americans, that included those as familiar as the Wright Brothers and those as unfamiliar as Ruby Bridges. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By Jaine Treadwell Andrew Dixon was Stonewall Jackson and Trey Drivas was Blackbeard because they – Stonewall and Blackbeard — were always up and ready for a fight. The students in the upper grades dressed as their favorite great Americans and entertained the younger students with stories and even a few antics. For the students, it was a great learning experience and an opportunity to walk in the shoes of their favorite American. Published 3:00 am Saturday, February 18, 2017 The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Print Article Book Nook to reopenlast_img

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