Students spent their day off from classes exploring the Roger Williams Zoo in Providence, Rhode Island. They were able to see and read about animals such as elephants, giraffes, cheetahs, zebras, red pandas, and flamingos. Everyone had a great time walking around the zoo, enjoying the beautiful weather, and experiencing hundreds of animals from around the world.
Students got outside during the Easter weekend to enjoy the warm weather, decorate and dye Easter eggs. The creative juices were flowing as they first drew on the eggs with crayons before dipping them into one of 6 different colored dyes. The end products were a mishmash of simple and intricate designs, but all of them were colorful and everyone had a great time getting into the Easter spirit!
Named for one of the oldest fortresses in North America, MAIA students had the chance to see this castle stronghold still standing watch over Boston Harbor. Enjoying the nice weather, swings, and animals, Castle Island was a great place to just relax, enjoy a beautiful view, and think.
Students participated in a fun Easter holiday activity. The Easter Egg Hunt! There was a mad dash to find the three golden eggs hidden around the MAIA athletic fields. In the end, Boby Wang reigned champion as the student who found two golden eggs!
Built by a Native American Culture or a migrant European population? No one knows for sure. A maze of man-made chambers, walls and ceremonial meeting places, America's Stonehenge is debatably the oldest man-made construction in the United States (possibly over 4000 years old). Like Stonehenge in England, America's Stonehenge was built by people well versed in astronomy and stone construction. It has been determined that the site is an accurate astronomical calendar. It was, a
Most people do not know this, but there are two LeBron James. There is Regular Season Lebron James and the Playoff Lebron. Regular Season Lebron is a very talented athlete with the respect and love of many. Playoff Lebron is not a basketball player, but a basketball machine. Playoff Lebron is a fiery demon born from the murkiest depth of Cleveland. Tonight, during the Regular Season, MAIA Students had a very rare glimpse at Playoff Lebron during the regular season. Lebron lef
On April 1, MAIA Students headed to UMass Boston's campus to the JFK Library and Museum. It was an exciting opportunity to learn about one of America's greatest presidents and the many historical events that happened under his presidency. The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is dedicated to the memory of our nation's thirty-fifth president and to all those who through the art of politics seek a new and better world. Located on a ten-acre park, overlooking the s
In order to relax and release some stress, students showed their creativity in making mind jars last Thursday. A mind jar is made up of hot water, glue, glitter, and food coloring, and when shaken, produces a dazzling glittery effect that mesmerizes and amazes. The students had a great time and even learned some new English words, such as glitter and glue.