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Fall 2015

Correspondence Curriculum: Kearns School was awarded $128 to implement an authentic writing experience for students whichincluded applying writing skills to a real world application. Students participated in a pen pal exchange with students from an elementary school in South Dakota as well as with relatives while learning to write for a specific audience, communicate effectively, and edit their work as they acquired the specific skills of formatting correspondence. (Application submitted by: Kristen O’Connor, Kearns 2nd Grade Teacher). This grant was made possible by the Nannie Brown Tribute Fund.