Learn more about Seward, Alaska as described through the young eyes of local first and second grade students. This site reveals unique historical aspects of Seward as well as the wide variety of plants and animals you might experience while here.
About Our Project
Every year, students in Mrs. Ray’s classroom at Seward Elementary School partner with various organizations and businesses in their community to provide accurate and entertaining information about their hometown, Seward, Alaska.
This place-based learning project emphasizes cooperative learning, reaching out to the local community, engaging tourists to stimulate our local economy, learning from people of all ages, and presenting information using 21st century skills.
Where to find completed student work:
- On this website
- Seward Chamber of Commerce
- Seward City News - an online newspaper
- The Seward Journal - a weekly newspaper
- Seward Community Library