4th Grade students, after reading Lou Gehrig: The Luckiest Man took part in the cultural phenomenon of the Ice Bucket Challenge. Altogether, students collected $340.36 for ALS research, continuing the strong charitable tradition of Foot of Ten Elementary. Thank you to the parents for sending in the buckets, towels, and extra clothes, and to Wendy's for donating the ice to make our challenge possible!
The students challenged the author, David A. Adler, and illustrator, Terry Widener, to complete the challenge as well. Both responded to our challenge, and Mr. Widener sent this video: