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Marsh Stories


Wentworth Elementary School, Scarborough, grades 3/4, 2015


What IS a "staddle", anyway? 

The landmark Scarborough Marsh is a feature of life for anyone living in the town, but it's uses have changed over time. Students learned about  wildlife in the Marsh, the ins and out of clamming for a living, and Wabanaki uses for marsh grass. 



Materials: acrylic paint and permanent marker on birch ply panels


collaborators: Scarborough Historical Society, Scarborough Public Library, the Abbe Museum the Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center and community elders


grant support: Scarborough Education Foundation





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