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How an Ancient Italian Volcano Changed America

By Amy Barr   Several years ago my husband and I visited all the usual places while giving our children a tour of Washington, D.C. We trekked miles to see the major memorials. As we walked, we chatted about American … Continue reading

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6 Essentials to Inspire Your Young Artist

By Tim Chambers Based on a recent survey, ten out of ten kids love to draw! I asked kids at my recent art workshop for a show of hands to the question “Do you like to draw?” Every hand went … Continue reading

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The Sandwich Approach: Prepare-Experience-Review

By Jessica Hulcy As a high school junior, I was a foreign exchange student to Northern Ireland, experiencing the ultimate field trip by living in Ireland. My Irish father was a butcher raising cattle, so this city girl learned to … Continue reading

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