Tear-Inspiring Reason Fourth Grade Teacher Ditched Books And Traditional Lessons
This one here is about so much more than 1,000 origami cranes.
It’s a master class in storytelling.
How one teacher, Kristen Rafferty, led her fourth graders at Carondelet Catholic School to care and hold space for their friend, Owen Guertin, as he faced a massive health crisis.
All I can say is get ready for your eyes to leak.
Here’s the master storyteller, Boyd Huppert from KARE in Minneapolis.
What a beautiful story inspired by “Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes,” the story of Japanese girl with leukemia who sets out to fold a thousand origami cranes.
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