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Dixon students: Hello, where are you?

Published: Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Jefferson Elementary School fourth-graders Hannah Johnson (left) and Madalyn Munson deliver a message to a school in Loomis, Neb., via Skype during class Friday morning in Dixon. Students in Amy Scott's class participated in a mystery skype during which they called another school and through a series of questions tried to figure out where those on the computer screen are located.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Jefferson Elementary School fourth-grader Logan Lutz reads a question on Skype to a student in the "mystery class" Friday morning in Dixon. The class had called a school in Loomis, Neb., and learned a lot about their village.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
A student from Loomis, Neb., is seen on screen as she asked students at Jefferson Elementary School in Dixon which part of the country they live in. During the "mystery Skypes," the fourth-graders asked such questions as, "Are you in the United States?" and, "Do you live east of the Mississippi River?" in order to figure out where they are from.
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
A student from Loomis, Neb., is seen on screen as she asked students at Jefferson Elementary School in Dixon which part of the country they live in. During the "mystery Skypes," the fourth-graders asked such questions as, "Are you in the United States?" and, "Do you live east of the Mississippi River?" in order to figure out where they are from.

Jefferson Elementary School fourth-graders Hannah Johnson (left) and Madalyn Munson deliver a message to a school in Loomis, Neb., via Skype during class Friday morning in Dixon. Students in Amy Scott's class participated in a mystery skype during which they called another school and through a series of questions tried to figure out where those on the computer screen are located.

 

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