Watching chickens while they hatch

DANIEL D., Cunniff Kids News staff reporter

May 2, 2008

They’re here! Finally, after three weeks, the eggs in Mrs. Munger’s third-grade classroom have hatched. Well, five have hatched, but the last one should be alive but can’t get out of the shell. Only two have been named....

Kids attracted to science visits

AIMEE B., KAITIE M., and SHANNON M.

April 18, 2008

The Discovery Museum has been coming to teach each grade at the Cunniff School about science. For example, the fifth-graders learned about lasers April 7. The students were taught that all light is a reflection. The person...

Watching and listening for the Shot Heard ‘Round the World

Cunniff Kids News staff, .

April 11, 2008

You don’t need a time machine to see the Battle of Lexington and Concord. You can see a reenactment of the first battle of the Revolutionary War on Patriots’ Day (April 21) on the Lexington Green. Even though this is...

A lot on display at MFA’s sumo exhibit

KAITIE M., CHARLOTTE V., SHANNON M., RYAN O., RENEE S., ISABELLA V., JULIA F., and RYAN L.

April 9, 2008

Stomp. Stomp. Thud. Yeah! That’s the sound of a sumo wrestling match. Now sumo wrestling can be seen at the Museum of Fine Arts in an exhibit, “Sumo: Japan’s Big Sport,’’ through Aug. 3. Sumo wrestling is the...

Watertown, on display

CHARLOTTE V., Cunniff Kids News staff reporter

April 4, 2008

Art work by many Cunniff School students is being shown at the annual Art Exhibit at the Watertown Mall. The exhibit features work from K-12 students throughout Watertown and will be on display until April 11. A reception,...

Pasta dinner has taste of success

AUSTIN F. and JULIA F.

March 12, 2008

In a cafeteria filled with hungry people and relaxing Italian music, the Cunniff School fifth grade held a pasta dinner fund-raiser March 5. All of the pasta, sauce, meatballs, and sausages were cooked by several fifth-grade...

Snacks offer taste of Cunniff’s diversity

Cunniff Kids News staff, .

March 7, 2008

Every student at the Cunniff School has snack time, but not every student eats the same thing. In a survey by Cunniff Kids News reporters, it was found that students ate a wide variety of snacks. Some of the students ate, for...

Next stop: State championship

AUSTIN F. and MATT M.

March 4, 2008

The Watertown Squirt A hockey team is going to play for the state championship March 14-16, most likely in Danvers. The team is made up of 11 9-, 10-, and 11-year-olds – including one girl. Nine of the players are from Watertown,...

Special on the menu: Pasta night

MATT M., Cunniff Kids News staff reporter

March 2, 2008

The annual pasta dinner will be held Wednesday, March 5, in the Cunniff School cafetorium. There will be two seatings, at 5 and 6:30 p.m. The fund-raiser is run by the fifth-grade parents. The fifth-grade students will be serving...

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