This week we highlight the generations of North Branch Middle Schoolers who, for 15 years, have energetically and enthusiastically volunteered with the Nelson County Pantry. Each month, in every season, they unload trucks, stock shelves, and bag groceries to help those in our community who need a hand.
On Thursday, the middle school students staged a mock trial of Joan of Arc. Students prepared for weeks, researching and practicing their roles as lawyers, royalty, and townspeople who knew and interacted with Joan. Katrien coached the prosecution. Jennifer worked with the defense and volunteer judge, Paul Kosmas, kept the courtroom in order. Students had […]
Middle School students along with teachers, Katrien and Jennifer, visited Triple C Challenge Course last Friday, just outside of Charlottesville. They broke up into two large groups and then, depending on the challenge, sometimes broke down further into pairs. Each group learned to work as a team to solve physical challenges. For instance, the group had […]