Students Walk a Mile in Others’ Shoes at Living Museum

Each year, our fourth graders participate in the "Living Museum". Students choose a historical figure - living or dead - that interests them, and prepare a live biographical presentation, including costumes and props. On Living Museum day, everyone is invited to come and see the museum come alive and listen to each student's presentation. Students tell above their lives and invite the listeners to ask questions. It's a wonderful way for children to learn about famous people and how they've made a difference in the world, while learning the concept of biography. 

Check out some portraits of our Living Museum participants below, or view them all here

Come discover New City School at our WELCOME WEDNESDAY event!

Learn about our hands-on experiential learning, diversity in our community and curriculum, and much more. Meet our faculty and staff, tour our building, learn about our admissions process, and see our school in action. Our next Welcome Wednesday will take place from 8:45-10:00am on April 24. RSVP by visiting:

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