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Biography Day

  • Wearing very convincing costumes Alex Singleton, as King Tut, and Grace Whitney, as Nefertiti, chat during Biography Day at Sycamore Elementary School. Teacher Ann O’Connor said that her students put a lot of effort into researching the characters.

    Wearing very convincing costumes Alex Singleton, as King Tut, an...

  • Sycamore Elementary parent Judy Augsburger, center, chats with fellow parents during Biography Day at the School. Ms. Augsburger dressed as Valentina Tereshkova, the Soviet Cosmonaut who, in 1963, was the first woman in space.

    Sycamore Elementary parent Judy Augsburger, center, chats with f...

  • Gabi Grannis dressed as Mother Theresa while her son Lucas chose Abraham Lincoln for Biography Day recently at Sycamore Elementary School.

    Gabi Grannis dressed as Mother Theresa while her son Lucas chose...

  • Students in Ann O’Connor’s second and third grade class wait for their turn to speak recently during Biography Day at Sycamore Elementary School. The pupils chose one famous person to research and then pretended to be that person for the day.

    Students in Ann O’Connor’s second and third grade class wait...

  • Teacher Ann O’Connor, dressed as Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco, welcomes all of her subjects to the Biography Day living museum presentations recently at Sycamore Elementary School.

    Teacher Ann O’Connor, dressed as Grace Kelly, Princess of Mona...

  • For Biography day Nadia Platonov, 7, chose Nobel laureate and women’s suffrage activist Jane Addams for her presentation.

    For Biography day Nadia Platonov, 7, chose Nobel laureate and wo...

  • Quinn Smith dressed as Mahatma Gandhi for the Biography Day celebration in room 12 at Sycamore Elementary School. According to his mother, Cynde Balent, right, he got so far into character that he shaved his head to look more like Gandhi.

    Quinn Smith dressed as Mahatma Gandhi for the Biography Day cele...