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From There to Here… 2022

May 10, 2022 – 9:00 am | 299 views
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As part of their 2022 Social Studies unit, thirty-eight Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to …

From There to Here… 2020/2021

February 23, 2021 – 4:00 pm | 380 views
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As part of their Fall 2020 Social Studies unit, thirty-nine Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on …

From There to Here… 2019/2020

February 11, 2020 – 3:00 pm | 378 views
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As part of their Fall 2019 Social Studies unit, thirty-four Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on …

Streaming Justice Webcast 2020: Students Honor MLK

January 20, 2020 – 4:00 am | 107 views
IMG_1766 On Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, high school students hosted Streaming Justice, a live four-hour webcast. From 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., participants hosted the live webcast, selected the songs played during their segments and learned about the equipment used in a live broadcast. Discussions covered topics such as civil rights, youth engagement, public education and other matters of justice and equity.

Winchester Thurston North: From There to Here… 2019/2020

December 18, 2019 – 4:03 pm | 164 views
Ornella-Castman_interview Seeking to understand and learn from different perspectives, fifth-grade students from Winchester Thurston North interviewed individuals who have moved to the Pittsburgh area from other countries. This collaboration between SLB Radio Productions, Inc. and Winchester Thurston School was funded by the City as Our Campus initiative.

From There to Here… 2018/2019

February 8, 2019 – 4:30 pm | 610 views
DSC_0037 As part of their Fall 2018 Social Studies unit, thirty-two Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on this project.

From There to Here… 2017/2018

February 13, 2018 – 6:00 pm | 494 views
Editing11 As part of their Fall 2017 Social Studies unit, thirty-six Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world. Here are excerpts from these interviews, and the students’ reflections on this project.

From There to Here…2016/2017

November 8, 2016 – 4:00 pm | 654 views
Elisenda_interview_slide As part of their Fall 2015 Social Studies unit, thirty-five Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world.

From There to Here…2015/2016

February 4, 2016 – 3:55 pm | 1,537 views
DubravkaGroup_thumb As part of their Fall 2015 Social Studies unit, thirty-five Winchester Thurston School fifth graders interviewed people who came to the Pittsburgh area from other parts of the world.

Winchester Thurston School Science 9: Integrated Physics

December 16, 2015 – 11:06 am | 744 views
P1020800_thumb In Fall 2015, students in the Science 9 Integrated Physics course were learning about kinematics through the exploration of car crashes. As part of this work, the students participated in design challenges and created PSAs on various aspects of auto safety. They also learned the technology to create their final PSAs.