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5th Grade Native American Projects

Native American History Is American HistoryThe Fifth Grade Native American Projects Tradition Lives OnProject-Based LearningDriving Question:  How Did Where a Native American Tribe Lives Determine or Influence Its:Shelter?   Food?   Clothing?   Diet?   ... ?     When you walk down the East Wing hallway, be prepared to time travel through our Native American history.  Step into a tepee made of buffalo skin and meet a Cheyenne family…  Sleep with an Iroquoian tribe -- all 50 of them!-- in a [...]

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Symphony Comes to Cedar Heights

On Tuesday, November 14 we had some special visitors come to Cedar Heights.  Jason Weinberger  and 8 members of the Waterloo/Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra came to give a special performance to our 3rd-6th grade students.  We learned about Mozart, the time period he lived in, and how music was performed and enjoyed during that time period.  We also learned about the oboe, bassoon, French horn, and clarinet and how Mozart used those instruments in his compositions.  They also answered quest [...]

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