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At HCA, teaching and learning extends beyond the four walls of a classroom. Here are just a few examples of student projects going on right now.

Student Mini Sagas

Student Mini Sagas

Div. 1 Curtis kids worked on mini-sagas, 100 word spooky stories with the theme of “Trapped” to enter into a contest. Here are some examples of their word, just in time for Halloween! This exercise helps students make careful word choices that bring in tone and action…

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Nate McDonald – Poetry

Nate McDonald – Poetry

Div 2/3 Creative Writing students (Conway/Huber) dug deep while exploring the everyday objects, places, people and experiences that have shaped them into the people they are today. We hope you’ll enjoy the results! Thank you Nate M. for sharing your work with us…

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Outdoor Education

Outdoor Education

This spring, a team of Div 2 students have been working with Mr. Werner in an Outdoor Leadership program. Students have spent elective time learning outdoor survival and safety skills, and have been hiking and camping throughout the area on the weekends…

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Old School Stools

Old School Stools

Four middle school students from Harpswell Coastal Academy spent the spring months making wooden stools with Dave Hackett, who runs the Harpswell Historical Society and is a long-time Harpswell resident…

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