Challenge to Make a Difference

Thinking beyond the classroom and focusing on bigger issues has given middle school students a chance to answer the challenge to make a difference. At Kopachuck Middle School, Kelle Bryson assigned her eighth grade language arts class a multimedia project bringing...

Kids Selling Cookies For a Cause

A desire to help the Ronald McDonald House has middle school kids selling cookies for a cause. In the Central Avenue McDonald’s restaurant in Billings, Montana, two Will James Middle School students rolled their cookie cart past people sitting at tables,...

Students Raise Money for Darfur Relief

They are far from Africa, but after learning about the problems of families fleeing from violence in Sudan in their AP history class, it became important that students raise money for Darfur relief as a response to what they learned. Abdul Saeed, 17, Taimoor Akhtar,...