By Theresa Woelk
HERMISTON Move over Madame Tussaud and make room for Rocky Heights Elementary.
Students tried their hand at creating their own wax museum in the school gym culminating a Raccoon's Den unit on heroes.
"This is a great project for them," commented Principal Dr. Richard Mack.
Students selected a hero and studied his or her life and accomplishments for a research paper, oral presentation and wax museum exhibit. Older students selected their subject from a list of historical figures they need to know for state benchmarks.
(For the full story, please see the March 18, 2003, issue of the Hermiston Herald.)