A Rockford elementary school's year-long project learning about hunger and homelessness culminated in a fundraiser Tuesday night.
Elementary students began exploring those topics in all subjects, from
social studies, to reading, and to math. Their service-learning project
ended with in art class, designing bowls for a community dinner,
according to principal Nicole Peterson-Reeves.
event was creating ceramic bowls in art class, decorating those bowls,
and the symbolism of the empty bowl signifies the empty bowls that kids
go home to when they're hungry," she said.