CCS Junior Excessive Scholar Visits Washington DC

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Each different 12 months, our seventh and eighth grade college students have the chance to journey to Washington D.C. throughout Spring Break. One in every of our present eighth graders shared her expertise in regards to the enjoyable and academic journey.  

“This journey was an amazing expertise for me. We went to loads of memorials, visited Capitol Hill, and visited some museums. My favourite a part of the journey was after we went to the Lincoln Memorial. It was so superb. We walked across the again and the view was lovely.  We additionally stood the place Martin Luther King Jr. stood to say his “ I’ve a Dream” speech.  My second favourite memorial was the FDR memorial.  There have been loads of quotes on the partitions we handed. My favourite quote was “The one factor we have now to worry is worry itself.”

My favourite museum was the Newseum which was a museum about information. After we went inside the very first thing that caught my eye was an enormous wall. It was a part of the Berlin wall. It had loads of work on it. One other factor that I noticed on this museum was a bit of one of many towers from 9/11. It was an enormous piece of metal and there have been some quotes across the piece of metallic.

We additionally visited Capitol Hill the place we met Duncan Hunter’s support. He taught us quite a bit in regards to the payments that have been being handed and the way they have been handed. Earlier than that go to I had by no means recognized that it takes fairly a while to cross a invoice. The Washington D.C. journey was actually enjoyable. It was very nice to get to know a number of the college students at Calvin Christian higher.”

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