After hearing some of these shocking facts and watching a few videos about the water crisis, my class was moved to help those who do not have access to clean drinking water. After much discussion, we decided to make this a class project. We wanted to get the word out to as many people as possible. We are having a fundraiser at our school and we are hoping that you will post this to your social media accounts to help spread the word. Our goal is to raise $1,500. That should be enough money to dig a well. The students decided that our slogan should be, "Keep Calm and Kill the Water Crisis!" We are going to do our part to make a difference, will you help?
To find out more information, check out this google slide that some 3rd graders made. Water Crisis Project
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Mr. Young's 16-17 3rd Grade Class Water Project!
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