Very Local goes Back to School

Sharpen your pencils and grab your notebook

by Very Local PGH
September 13, 2020

From Sept. 8- 14th, Very Local Pittsburgh will be rolling out a special week of stories with the theme of learning new things.

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There is something about the end of summer that brings up some memories of back-to-school season. Do you recall that general feeling of anticipation? The excitement of choosing a new backpack and cracking open a pristine notebook?

The Very Local team has put together a week of back-to-school stories themed around classes you remember — home ec, phys ed, art, history — but with a more adult, DIY, and socially distant spin. Get ready to learn some new skills, take a phys ed class and learn some local history.

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Day 1 – Home Ec.

For many folks, 2020 has meant more time at home. And what better way to reconnect with home, than Home Ec.

Day 2 – Phys. Ed.

From dancing to fall hikes, this is not your high school gym class

Day 3 – Literary & Visual Arts

Classes to take, things to make, books to read

Day 4 – History

Brush up on your local lore, impress your friends, win at trivia

Day 5 – Science & Technology

Meet some of the Pittsburghers who are sharing their knowledge of coding and astronomy

Day 6 – Language

 

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