Guest Blog: A Fun Day with the Outreach Team

By William E. Cottle School

Special thanks to Governor Cuomo and the New NY Bridge Educational Outreach coordinators, Mr. Andrew O’Rourke and Mr. Brian Conybeare, for arranging a visit to Classes 1V and 3D at Cottle Elementary School on Monday, December 15.

Kids ask engaging questions after seeing the video that makes education and learning come alive/NNYB Outreach

Kids ask engaging questions after seeing the video that makes education and learning come alive/NNYB Outreach

Mr. Conybeare spoke to all third grade classes and also provided them with a multimedia presentation.

Building a LEGO® model of the new bridge takes teamwork and concentration - go kids!/Asst. Principal Peter Kilgallen

Building a LEGO® model of the new bridge takes teamwork and concentration – go kids!/Asst. Principal Peter Kilgallen

They came with Lego Master Builder, Mr. Aaron Tang, to discuss the building of the new Tappan Zee Bridge and its importance to the community. Students were then able to build a LEGO® version of the bridge using Robotic Legos.

It was an engaging and informative day for all!

Copyright © Janie Rosman and Kaleidoscope Eyes 2014

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