(Lander, Wyo.) – Thanks to Jamie Simonson of Sinks Canyon State Park for sharing these photos of work done by a Lander seventh-grade social studies class. Simonson said the class is expected to spend time in the canyon multiple times this month to reinforce their studies of movement and human interaction with the environment.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Cross Strung, a modern folk music group, is in town for the next couple days working with Lander’s music students. The quintet this morning spent time with Lander Middle School’s choir groups, teaching them lyrics to songs and demonstrating various instruments.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Lander Middle School teacher Gayla Hammer, who is heavily involved locally in National History Day events, has been selected to participate in an “Understanding Sacrifice” study.
(Lander, Wyo.) – What are these two men doing with an arrow and a bow? Lander Middle School teacher Buddy Redbow, left, invited Rich Singer to his classroom today to talk to the students about a Rams Horn Bow.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Wyoming State Legislature’s Joint Revenue Interim Committee is set to meet next week at the Lander Middle School. The meeting is set to be throughout the day on Monday and Tuesday.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Earlier this week sixth-graders from Lander Middle School spent time in Sinks Canyon to plant trees to replace lodge pole pines killed by bark beetles, teacher Gayla Hammer reports.
(Lander, Wyo.) – This year all of Lander Middle School’s sixth-graders, 119 total, got to go on trips to Yellowstone National Park. Two separate trips were taken to get all of them there.