The recent passage of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 has me thinking about school lunches these days. This video makes me think even more. As you watch, notice that each lunch costs $4.90 but the school is only reimbursed for $2.72.
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In Guided Reading the fifth grade class is reading From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg. Set largely in part at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, the story is both a mystery and a celebration of art and beauty. Mrs. Christy thought it only fitting as part of their study to have the students experience painting in the style of Michelangelo and his work on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. They painted their own “ceilings” on the underside of their desks!
Hey, if you know a fifth grader ask them if their arms got tired.