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The War to End All Wars

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Social Studies | 0 comments

  This year marks the 100th Anniversary of the First World War. Following the assassination of Franz Ferdinand in June, Austria-Hungry declared war with Serbia on July 28th, 1914. Because of alliances and treaties the world was soon thrown into a war that would become one of the costliest in history. The first war of the Modern Era was marked with advancements in weaponry, battle tactics, medicine, science, and news reporting. It also launched the beginnings of ...

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Summer Camp World Cup

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Physical Education, Social Studies | 0 comments

With the FIFA 2014 World Cup underway in Brazil what better time is there to enjoy the energy of Soccer! Using the guise of the World Cup you can take this opportunity to not only get your kids up and moving but, also, teach them about the world. Soccer, or fútbol, is a global sport, one that all countries participate in. The time is perfect to seize the chance to capture your students’ attention with a fun game of Soccer mixed with Geography and Culture lessons. Host...

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