NISKAYUNA – The ‘Greatest Generation’ members will visit Iriquois Middle School during an annual event on Friday, April 26 . Following is more information:
On Friday, April 26, a group of World War II will visit Iroquois Middle School, an annual event at which the members of the Greatest Generation talk to students about their experiences at war and how it shaped their lives over the next six-plus decades.
The program will begin at 1:15 p.m. at Iroquois, located at 2495 Rosendale Road in Niskayuna.
The veterans will speak to the social studies students of teacher Dennis Frank, until about 2:30 p.m., with student questions to follow. At about 2:50 p.m., the 7th/8th grade choir will be singing and then our students will be interacting one-on-on with our veterans until dismissal at 3:15 p.m.
This Iroquios tradition provides an opportunity for students to learn firsthand from those who lived history.