Mr. Moore Of Normal Park Museum School Named Teacher Of The Week By This Week Junior

Wednesday, March 3, 2021
This Week Junior magazine honors teacher Mr. Moore from Normal Park Museum Magnet Lower School
This Week Junior magazine honors teacher Mr. Moore from Normal Park Museum Magnet Lower School

The Week Junior, the only newsmagazine reporting current events directly to kids aged 8-14, has named Normal Park Museum Magnet Lower School’s Mr. Moore Teacher of the Week in this week’s issue.

He was nominated by student Abby, 9, who shared the following: “Mr. Moore teaches Advanced Studies at my school. In our sessions, we start out with something fun, like palindromes or kangaroo words. He tells us jokes and encourages us when we do hard stuff like Perennial Math. Mr. Moore lets us draw when we listen to his interesting articles. Advanced Studies would be a lot less fun if Mr. Morre wasn’t the teacher!”


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