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Extension Activities Celebrating Harrisburg

Elementary Level

  • Research & play recess games that were popular "back in the day."
  • Flat Tiger Cutouts
  • Miss Maud Brown Day (The First Schoolhouse Teacher in Harrisburg)
  • Read about the history of Harrisburg
  • View historical photos
  • Compare "old" Harrisburg to "new" Harrisburg
  • Ask a long-time Harrisburg resident to speak about going to Harrisburg when they were young
  • Create Time Capsule
  • Historical Ads
  • Weather
  • Vocabulary of the Day
  • Technology of the Day
  • Clothing Styles of the Day

Middle/High School Level

  • Study the history of Harrisburg
  • View Historical Photos
  • Find where photos were taken from and compare that location to today, document from the same point of view
  • Develop a timeline of the city/district to present & publish
  • Documentand interview of a long-time Harrisburg resident to share
  • Create a Time Capsule
  • Graduation Acknowledgement - the 125th graduating class of Harrisburg
  • Vocabulary of the Day
  • Technology of the Day
  • Clothing Styles of the Day

Alumni

  • An All-School Reunion is planned for Harrisburg Days 2019
  • An event will be held in Harrisburg for the community to review historical pictures of Harrisburg
  • Tour of District as it is today
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