“Briana Stewart loves animals. ‘I bet there is more than a thousand pets that are not adopted,’ the 9-year-old Besser Elementary School fourth-grader wrote last week in an essay inspired by Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous ‘I Have a Dream’ speech.
Teacher Gretchen Rea, who most weeks leads lessons in math, science, and literature, took time last week to delve into the life of King.
The class read about King’s upbringing and the Nobel Peace Prize he was awarded in 1964.”
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