Wax Museum 2019

To celebrate Black History Month, second grade students hosted a living wax museum. The students spent a month researching about a famous historical African-American figure to create a poster with the information they learned.  On the day of the museum, students dressed up as their figure and pretended to be the real-life wax figure! Parents and classes were able to visit the the museum and interact with the “wax figure” by pressing a red button on the students’ hands.  When the red button was pressed, students had to a recite a short summary about the life and achievement of their historical African-American figures.

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This was truly an awe-inspiring event!  I am beyond proud of all the hard work they put into not only researching for their projects, but reciting what they learned in front of a live audience.  Everyone did such an amazing job!!

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