While there’s no museum docent to personally welcome visitors to this year’s Hamden Hall Living History Museum, the introductory message on the exhibition’s Youtube page states that the virtual presentation is “where notable Revolutionary War heroes/heroines come to life.”
With teachers working harder than ever in their virtual classrooms, the Hamden Hall Development Team designed a feel-good initiative that corresponds with National Teacher Appreciation Week, which started on Monday, May 4, and concludes Friday, May 8.
Connectivity during these socially distant times is so important and exactly why community-building events and programming are woven into Hamden Hall's distance learning model currently in place for students at all levels.
The entrepreneurial spirit was humming in 4th-, 5th-, and 6th-grade classrooms on Tuesday as students brainstormed innovative ideas and learned about everything business – from the economy to finances to supply and demand.
From music and dance performances to an animated video depicting the legend of the monster, Nian, all three assemblies Friday celebrated the Chinese New Year and provided insight on China’s oldest traditional festival.
While some may have thought wizardry was involved in the making of Harry Potter’s wand, it was actually a simple circuit that created the magic juice – so learned families who attended Hamden Hall’s premier STEM Family Night.
Hamden Hall Country Day School is a nurturing and inclusive community with a dynamic learning environment that promotes academic excellence by understanding each child and fostering their individual growth.