William Penn House
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Did a lot of walking, visiting the Washington Monument, Lincoln, Jefferson Monument also. From there to Natural History Museum which was very interesting but the one in Denver was better. Then had a look at American History Museum but found it pretty boring. Went to see the White House and business area of DC. Back to house very tired. Bought flash.
Had real flash breakfast then off to see sights of DC Air & Space Museum. A real education and spent all day there. Saw all the films they showed. One was in 3D but 'On the Wing' seemed to be the best. US Marine Corps playing music at Capitol Building on way back so stopped and listened. Bums in DC as well.
... directly with states to work on standards and achievement. They wanted to know a lot about Normal Park and what a great school it was. Oh course we asked them a lot of questions including what they wanted 4th graders to know about their job. They explained to us that they assist each state in coming up with policies and standards that are best for each state. Each state passes the policies down to school districts, like ...
... kids in the matching shirts were all born around the year 2000 and that the Vietnam War was not a part of their parents' generation and therefore somehow more distant.
I walked on up to the Lincoln Memorial and arrived in time to hear the park ranger give a really good talk on the Memorial and its history. At the end I hung around and listened to a few extra questions and ended up talking with a guy who ended up being from Long Beach. We walked ...
... Thank goodness! Buying train tickets turned out to be harder than we thought! A really sweet Swiss couple tried to help us but the machines hated our cards so we had to go to customer service. Worked out great because it was cheaper and we were able to exchange some US dollars for Swiss Francs, which by the way is really pretty money and be careful, 5 SF looks like a quarter to me! We had 30 ...
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