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Students Appreciate Grandparents Submitted: 09/16/2011
HARSHAW - Students at Northwoods Community Elementary School show appreciation for the grandparents in their lives.

Each grade presented why they appreciated their grandparents through artwork, stories, and even a song.

Fourth grade teacher Mrs. Young helped put today's events together. "We just want the grandparents to feel that they are special and that they are a big part of our lives in this community."

Elizabeth Boehm, 5th grader, describes her project. "We made a picture of wildflowers using crayons and water colors."

The students then got their grandparents on their feet and boogied down to a folk tune.

Jaxson Klitzka, 5th grader, understands what grandparents day is all about. "Very kind, and nice, and caring, and I say they are very energetic because they work for your love and respect."

Many people celebrate national Grandparents Day the Sunday after Labor Day. This year's was September 11th.



Story By: Ryan Michaels

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