RFA Sponsors RLRS Portland Trip

Sandwiched between a cloudy Sunday and a torrential Tuesday the students in grades 3, 4 and 5 from Rangeley were privileged to spend a perfect Monday at Merrill Auditorium with the Portland Symphony Orchestra. This year the Youth Concert was titled “Sounds Like Art.” Weeks prior to the concert, students were invited to paint, choreograph, or write poetry while listening to composers such as Stravinsky, Beethoven ,Vivaldi, and Richard Danielpour

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RFA Sponsors RLRS Portland Trip

Maine Children’s Author Visits RLRS

      On January 30, Maine children’s author Lynn Plourde visited the kindergarten through second grade students at Rangeley Lakes Regional School.  In a multi-grade assembly Ms. Plourde presented a few of her 27 titles.  With her use of lively student participation she invited the children into the magic of the rhyme and imagination of Dino Pets .  Using her book Grandpappy Snippy Snappy children pondered the question, “How many uses can there be for a pair of suspenders?”  A fun filled student dramatization of Pigs in the Mud brought to life the language of yet another of her books.  During the day each primary classroom received an hour student workshop targeting grade level literacy curriculum goals.  A book signing session closed the day.  Ms

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Maine Children’s Author Visits RLRS