Science teachers study Lake Wales Ridge

LAKE WALES – Science teachers Deeann Finnell (Hillcrest), Melissa Kelly (Polk Avenue) and Molly Garrett (Janie Howard Wilson) pose with retired science teacher Martha Sehi (front), who organized a special training Wednesday (Nov. 7) focusing on the unique characteristics of the Lake Wales Ridge.

About a dozen Lake Wales Charter Schools’ teachers learned about the Lake Wales Ridge’s geography, plants and animals. They also received printed materials to use as resources in their classrooms.

The training was hosted by Polk Avenue Elementary.