Denise Winchester / For the Courier
Irle second-graders embodied important figures for the Living History Museum at Irle School on March 7. Pictured back row, left to right, Kinsley Rasmusan (Ruby Bridges), Holt Huntsman (John Adams), Joh Hedegaard (Alexander Graham Bell), Gabe Allen (Donald Trump), Xavier Kenter (William Clark) and Daniel Bailey (Daniel Boone); third row, Paxton Wesen (Barack Obama), Ira Moore (Thurgood Marshall), Adeline Braun (Eleanor Roosevelt), Jack Morehouse (Tom Brady), Allenah Emiline (Nellie Bly) and Sadie White (Harriet Tubman); second row, Jenyr Fercho (Meriwether Lewis), Dallas Wesen (Abraham Lincoln), Austin Nelson (George Washington), Jaxson Kemp (Martin Luther King), Leah Potter (Maria Tallchiefs), Alexa Ball (Billie Holiday) and Rayne Jenkins (Sally Ride); and front row, Marcus Seyfert (Babe Ruth), Harper Wesen (Margaret Phelen Taylor), Colten Schaefer (Carson Wentz), Cooper Gibson (Thomas Jefferson), Amani Probert (Annie Montegue Alexander) and Aiden Wixson (Rosa Parks). Not pictured are Daniel Seiler White (Walt Disney) and Grace Cornwell (Helen Keller).
Ms. Melissa Hlad's and Ms. Denise Winchester's second-grade reading challenge groups embodied past and present heroes and figures from American history for the Living History Museum at Irle School on March 7.
Twenty-seven students picked a famous...