But there are ways to cut utility costs, if you take some advice from 5th grade students at McConnell Elementary school.
Fifth grade students from Ms. Vitali's class were invited to take part in a science project—how to keep a house cool in the summer and warm in the winter—and save on the cost. With the help of school librarian, Debbie Condry their task was to build energy efficient homes out of everyday items. We were very lucky to have News Channel 12 come out and experience this amazing learning with us. Please follow the link below to see the article and the news clip featuring Mrs. Condry and some very bright McConnell Fifth Graders!