DESTREHAN – The first day of kindergarten can be a tough one – especially for parents. Most of the children at New Sarpy Elementary were excited about meeting new friends and embarking on an exciting school career. […]
New Sarpy kids learn about life in Japan
Submitted by Jennifer Meyers-Lind
NEW SARPY – Ms. O’Rourke’s first graders (right)and Ms. Miller’s third graders at New Sarpy Elementary School have been working together to develop knowledge of our neighboring country, Japan.
With the help of Kuniyo Schmidt, a first grader’s mother, who is from Japan, the students learned first hand about the country as they made origami, ate Japanese food, and shared in the learning of Japanese language and games. […]