BA fourth graders get chocolate bombed

Published 8:00 am Saturday, May 6, 2023

Ryane Rogers’ fifth-grade class at Brookhaven Academy wrapped up a unit study Tuesday with a sweet surprise. The students had read “Candy Bomber: The Story of the Berlin Airlift’s ‘Chocolate Pilot’” from the school’s Abeka reading curriculum. The study involved literary skills, vocabulary expansion and historical event knowledge. Paul and Jennifer Barnett provided a helicopter drop of chocolate candy bars attached to parachutes for the students.

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