Category: Pen Pal Program


Mrs. McCaslin’s Fourth Grade Class Sends a Message to Mrs. Jonothan’s Fourth Grade Class (5/31/13)

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Mrs. Amore’s 1st Grade Class Makes Necklaces for their South African Friends

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Artwork that Mrs. Amore’s 1st Grade Class Made for Mrs. Raabie’s Class

Throughout this spring, Mrs. Amore’s first grade class in New Britain, CT and Mrs. Raabie’s class at the Vaatjie Primary School in Melkbosplaas, South Africa have had the cross cultural experience of being pen pals. Check out some of the…

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Mrs. Raabie’s Class Sing a Song to Mrs. Amore’s Class (4/24/13)

After watching Mrs Amores class sing so beautifully, Mrs Raabies class were inspired to sing a song too. This song basically is saying where is my friend, where is my friend and they they say oh here is my friend…

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Mrs. Raabie’s Class Sends a Message to Mrs. Amore’s Class (4/24/13)

The most well behaved children were chosen to represent Mrs Raabie’s class and to send a short message to their USA penpal (pen-video) friends. They are still very shy but its getting better each time, now they are more excited…

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Mrs. Raabie’s Class Watching Mrs. Amore’s Class Song

I brought in my laptop so that the children could properly see their special messages from their new USA bbf’s. Most of them have never seen a laptop and thought that the kids in the video could see them so…

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Mrs. VanHeerden’s message to Mrs Poelker’s class (4/24/13)

Each week the best behaved children get to represent their class in sending a message to their USA friends. I showed them the message last sent to the class and they were amazed at all the smiling friendly faces. I…

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Mrs. Amore’s 1st Grade Class to Mrs. Raabie’s 1st Grade Class (4/23/13)

Dear Mrs. Raabie and students, Hello!  Thank you so much for sending us your video.  We enjoyed seeing all of you and hearing “Happy Easter.”  We liked your English!  We hope to learn some words in Afrikaans.   It will…

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Mrs. Poelker’s 2nd Grade Class to Ms. VanHeerden’s 2nd Grade Class (4/23/13)

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Mrs. Raabie’s First Grade Class to Mrs. Amore’s First Grade Class (April 10, 2013)

We have been struggling with the letters due to translation, technology and limited time with the children so we decided to choose different members of the class to send a message to their friends in America. The kids are very…

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