It was really exciting for Chester Barrows School when Amy Diaz and Jason Case, winners of CBS The Amazing Race, came to visit Chester Barrows School! Amy and Jason talked about their experiences on Amazing Race and answered questions and talked about some of the places they visited in their whirlwind 24 days of challenge and competition. Their adventures can take you on an exploration right here!
Photograph courtesy of ew.com
Here is an extra copy of your Amazing Explorations Worksheet.
Amy had the following advice for Barrows Students:
Really good words to remember, don't you think?
These are some of the amazing places that Amy and Jason visited! We are going to enjoy our own informational visit!
Norway ( Artic Circle)
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
We're going to use CultureGrams to explore the AMAZING places that Amy and Jason visited.
Through the RILINK consortium, the Chester Barrows School Library has a subscription to CultureGrams. CultureGrams is an online learning resource that provides concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on hundreds of countries, as well as the U.S. states and Canadian Provinces. Please see Mrs. Rose to get the username and password for CultureGrams. Click on the links below to access CultureGrams, and a CultureGrams information sheet.
Amy and Jason pose with Caleb, Chris, Brooke, Symphony, Darinee, Ashley and Abigail, who drew pictures of the places that they wanted to visit.
The 5th grade classes get a chance to pose with Amy and Jason.
(all Barrows photographs courtesy of Mrs. Rose)
These photographs may help you remember how much fun their visit was!
Amy and Jason in front of Chester Barrow's Map of RI
Do you remember when Amy and Jason tried to recreate Jason's polka from Poland?