The 1girl Blog

Timelines and Lessons Learned

10 JAN

We are finally back with the girls after a long winter break! The snowstorm this week meant we only had one day with the [...]

Read more

Kimani

10 JAN

Kimani is a 6th grader at Champion Middle School. When you first meet her, she appears to be quiet and shy but after get [...]

Read more

Project Day

19 DEC

Monday was the last day with the girls before they go on holiday break! We had a relaxing day where we talked about what [...]

Read more

Getting to know the girls

04 DEC

It is very important to get to know each of our girls individually, so we set up one-on-one meetings to talk about their [...]

Read more

Project Brainstorming

20 NOV

We only had one day of 1girl this week, and we began to focus on the project. We wanted the girls to start to think seri [...]

Read more

Surprise puppet show

02 AUG

Within the first couple of weeks, we split the girls into two groups. We could see that the first through third graders [...]

Read more

Katherine

25 JUL

Katherine is a go-getter with a big heart. She has two projects--and both involve creating something and donating to a [...]

Read more

Project presentations

25 JUL

The girls had the opportunity to present where they are at with their projects this week! We were amazed at how well pre [...]

Read more

Nia

17 JUL

Nia is an energetic and charismatic ten year old. She is always smiling, offering to help someone out, or telling a funn [...]

Read more