Learning while having Halloween fun
October 29, 2009
Alice Campbell Havre Daily News [email protected]
Students at St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic School are giving residents at the Eagles Manor Halloween pumpkins to celebrate the holiday. But there are no scary or goofy faces on the 20 pumpkins. Instead, teacher Kim O'Leary is having the sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders carve geometric designs on the orange gourds as a way to make geometry creative and fun, she said. The pumpkins were donated to the students who drew designs, using what they've been studying about circles, on paper a...