Sunday, January 29, 2006

First Posting - January 31, 2006

Greetings from the 5th and 6th grade students of Harold Kaveolook School in Kaktovik, Alaska.

Here is a short biography of our class
How many students are in your class? There are 5 - fifth grade students (Nathan,

Simon, Ellis, Roy, and Ian) and 3 - sixth grade students (Brittany, Danielle, and Tracy)

What do you do for entertainment? Eskimo dance, play on snow hills, play sports, play video games, hunt, go camping, go fishing, take the boats out onto the Beaufort Sea, and swim.
What type of food do you eat at school? Chicken, pizza, sloppy joes, burritos, eskimo donughts, spaghetti, and pizza pockets.
What is a typical day of school like? We start school at 8:30 a.m. and we dismiss at 3:00 p.m. While at school we sew in Inupiaq (Eskimo) class, study World War II, participate in the mathathon, take tests, stay after-school for tutoring and music lessons.
What games do you like to play? Eskimo Baseball, Elephant Hide, Football, Eskimo Kickball, Over the Can, two-foot high kick, baseball, kickball, dodgeball, freeze tag, and basketball.