Ben Franklin puts charge into students

JILLIAN M., RACHEL Q., MICHELLE A., RACHEL A., and DANIEL D.

February 5, 2008

Did you know that Ben Franklin went to the Cunniff School? Rich, an actor who played Ben Franklin, performed a one-man show for students Jan. 17. He came dressed with different wigs, canes, hats and clothes. They represented...

WBZ-TV's Scott Wahle shared some tricks of the trade when he spoke withe the Cunniff Kids News staff on Jan. 23, 2008.

One voice, many roles

February 2, 2008

Patriots win over Cunniff community

Cunniff Kids News staff, .

January 31, 2008

Cunniff Kids News reporters took a poll of people of all ages about which team they thought would win Super Bowl XLII between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants. Of the 57 people polled, 55 thought the Patriots...

Pearls of wisdom

CHARLOTTE V. and ISABELLA V.

January 30, 2008

Here are some tips for visiting Walt Disney World in Orlando: * Be careful in the parks after fireworks and parades because the crowds are huge and slow moving. * Definitely use Fast Pass on the major attractions, but t...

Mounds of fun at fund-raiser

DANIEL D., Cunniff Kids News staff reporter

January 15, 2008

On Friday, Jan. 11, the fifth grade had a special fund-raising event in the Cunniff School cafetorium: bingo and ice cream night. Coordinator Laura Farry said the event raised about $700. It will be used for fifth-grade Sargent...

Brownie Troop 1988 helps animals

LAUREN P. and ISABELLA V.

January 14, 2008

Brownie Troop 1988 is collecting old towels and blankets from Cunniff School students and grownups for the Boston Animal Rescue League. The towels and blankets will be used to make softer beds for the dogs and cats in the Dedham...

Pretty in Pasadena

JULIA F., Cunniff Kids News staff reporter

January 12, 2008

If you go to California in December, go to the Rose Bowl in Pasadena. There you can see the parade floats, which are all made of flowers. http://www.tournamentofroses.com   --Jan. 11, 2008--

Wild about San Diego

AUSTIN F., Cunniff Kids News staff reporter

January 12, 2008

If you go to San Diego, make sure to visit the San Diego Zoo's Wild Animal Park. At the park, go on the Journey into Africa safari. You will see a lot of animals from Africa. http://www.sandiegozoo.org/wap/ex_journey_into_africa_tour.html   --Jan. 11, 2008--...

Winter concert hits right note

CHARLOTTE V. and RACHEL Q.

January 2, 2008

'Twas a week before Christmas and all through the school, lovely music was swelling, much louder than a mouse. On Tuesday, Dec. 18, the Cunniff School Orchestra, Band, and Chorus held their annual winter concert in the cafatorium....

Cunniff School newspaper gets name

Cunniff Kids News staff, .

December 20, 2007

A new online newspaper at the Cunniff School was launched Dec. 5, but it needed a name. The newspaper staff asked each class to vote for a name this week. The winner was Cunniff Kids News. Thirteen classes voted for the names...

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