Our Pen Pal Heroes Program! A)
Purpose: The "Our Pen Pal Heroes" Program began back in 2006, when our
class decided to write letters to soldiers overseas who were serving our
country. The program was created for the sole purpose of supporting our
brave men and women overseas, through letters of friendship,
encouragement, and small care packages. The program is not political,
nor sides with any particular opinion of our past or current country's
B) Fun Information!
Link to NC WiseOwl: http://www.ncwiseowl.org
* Directions for NC Wise Owl
2. On the left side of the page, click on Lands and Peoples
3. Click on the second link, Electronic Atlas
Here, you can select one of the many choices on either side of the map
to learn more about places all over the world! You can also click
on one of the seven continents on the center map, to see a more detailed
photo of the continent and its countries!
(Even cooler: you to click on individual countries to enhance those photos too!!!)
* To find Afghanistan and Iraq, click on the ASIA continent!
C) Fun Facts!
D) Link to the Airborne and Special Operations Museum in Fayetteville, NC!
* Exciting Former News!!!
program was featured on the front page of the Sunday edition of The
Robesonian, on April 13, 2008!! We also made the front page of The
Robeson Journal, on April 16, 2008!! Yay!
Sergeant Kim and his platoon made it back to Fort Bragg safe and sound
the week of April 27th, 2008.
~ Sergeant Hart and his platoon are doing well, and returned to Fort Drum during the summer of 2008!
E) A photo of our friends stationed in Afghanistan: Sergeant Kim and the 1st Platoon, A Co. 2-508! ( 2008 )