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Prospect Gets a Personal Weather Forecast
On Tuesday, February 9th, Al Conklin, WBTV Meteorologist visited our second grade students. Prior to his visit the students completed his WBTV Weather Safety Quiz. To begin his presentation, he went over the questions and gave an in depth explanation of how to be safe during certain types of weather. He also talked with our second graders about the importance of staying in school and working hard to achieve your dreams. He shared about his job and all of the hard work that he had to do to become a meteorologist. At the end of the presentation , Mr. Conklin answered some of the students' and teachers' weather questions. The students not only learned about weather and how to stay safe, but also about hard work and determination.
Written by: Kelly Nance
Posted: Feb 16, 2010 by Cindy Ginger