We went to Jack's in Higganum for a late breakfast. They ordered their own food and paid at the end. Staff encouraged students to raise their hand and advocate when they needed something else to drink. Students also stopped by the post office to mail some things and buy stamps.
Students went to volunteer at the Haddam Senior Center. There they helped fold paper for angel ornaments and other bulb ornaments. Students also greeted seniors that came in. At the end they helped set up chairs for the band concert that was taking place later in the day.
Students wrapped presents from their purchases at Wesbtrook Outlets. They made gift tags and fun bird wreaths. While listening to holiday music they made cookies, english muffin pizzas, and drank hot chocolate. The finished up the day with the movie The Santa Clause. It was a fun day.
Students went to Westbrook Outlets and shopped for Christmas presents for their family members. Great time, even though it was a little chilly.
Students went to North Haven Cinemas to see Trolls. They purchased their own tickets and bought food if they wanted some. They enjoyed the movie very much.
Students enjoyed a breakfast out at a familiar place, The Copper Skillet. They ordered their own food and paid for their own meals.
They then went to Stop and Shop to buy items for their upcoming Thanksgiving Feast. It was a great day!
Today students volunteered at Saybrook at Haddam. Some student vacuumed and dusted. Others rolled silverware, filled salt and pepper shakers, and cleaned dining room chairs. All worked so hard. Great job!
Students enjoyed an in school production of Our Town. A play with fellow students.
They then worked together as a group and made spaghetti and meatballs.
Today students made pancakes and eggs as a group. They then went on a quick hike at Haddam Meadows. Students then ate lunch. After lunch they went to Youth and Family Services to clean and then to the library. Busy, fun day!
Today two students went to work at Saybrook at Haddam and 3 students stayed back to rake leaves in the courtyard. It was a great working day for all!
My name is Holly Nicoletti and I have been working in the district since 2008. I love my job and love working with high school age kids. In my spare time I love watching sports and comedies.