Students learn to make a difference with science

ISLAMORADA — A “flotilla of cattails” turned stagnant fresh water clear and earned Aiden Pegues the first-place prize for his aquatic project at last week’s Science Fair at Treasure Village Montessori Charter School. Lake Okeechobee water brought in for Pegues’…

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KAYAKER PLANS CUBA TO KEY WEST

Kayaker sets personal goals and helps students find dreams, too Plans on making Cuba to Key West trip Showing off her “guns” to the students of Tavernier’s Montessori School, Teresa Diehl tells the assembled kids that her arms have not…

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ARTIST SPOTLIGHT – DEBBIE HESS

Debbie Hess didn’t know she had a dormant ability to create. It wasn’t until she took an art class after graduating South Dade Senior High school that her innate ability began to surprise her. She put off art, however, to…

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GEEK OUT: SCIENCE PROGRAM IS ‘HANDS-ON’

Treasure Village Montessori Charter School students may be a little brainier than usual this spring. The charter school is beginning a six week afterschool science enrichment program on Feb. 6 with Plantation Key School science teacher and amateur astronomer Charles…

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