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Civil War Sallie
  • Today at the cooking station I had some of Mrs. Aaron’s famous donuts and some yummy dried homemade orange peels, a real treat during the 1860's. I made a new friend today, he is the blacksmith (Mr. Murray). He told us that everybody that ap...
  • DCC was a fun place to be for the Civil War Encampment day. The students and I learned a lot from the reanactors. The blacksmith taught us all about his job and how much fun it is.  Mrs. Aaron made homemade donuts and we each g...
  • My Arrival at DuBois Area Catholic SchoolI arrived at DCC on Wednesday, May 9, 2012.  I found the Civil War Club students very busy getting ready for their Civil War Day on Friday, May 11, 2012.  While helping out I learned that the stud...
  • Wow! What a great day at Youngblood Intermediate. Today, I spent some time in Ms. Fallos's class. The class is concluding their study of the Civil War in just a few days. Today the class was divided into five groups. Each group created a short les...
  • Fort Sumter Today
    I have really enjoyed my time with Ms. Lewis' classes. I have learned a lot of new information about the Civil War that I did not know. Today, I learned about the attack on Fort Sumter and how that was the start of the Civil War. Then I saw cur...
  • Causes of the Civil War
    Sorry that this post is late. I learned so much on Friday that I needed the weekend to gather my thoughts. On Friday, after my arrival to Ms. Lewis' class, the students presented their Road Maps to the Civil War. This was an amazing project! F...


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