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By Andi Bourne

A Lesson in Giving and Sharing


Nathan Bourne, Pathfinder

The Seeley Lake Elementary kindergarteners holding up 60 pairs of new socks that they donated to the Seeley Swan Community Food Bank. They raised $115 to purchase the socks by selling popcorn. Pictured with the kindergarteners is their teacher Sheila Devins (front left), Food Bank Secretary Sheree Hill (back left) and Food Bank President Karen Montgomery (right).

SEELEY LAKE – The Seeley Lake Elementary kindergarteners donated more than 100 pairs of socks to the Seeley Swan Food Bank Dec. 20. The project that came to life in less than a day, taught the students about giving, sharing and was a blessing to those less fortunate in Seeley Lake.

The class project was a part of the International Baccalaureate (IB) program.

"With IB we try to have real engaging projects that engage the students as thinkers," said Kindergarten teacher Sheila Devins. "Instead of them just [regurgitating] facts, we are trying to teach them how to think through this inquiry-...

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