Alexandra Chrisopoulos Grade: K Every Little Hand Matters No matter how little my hands are, I matter to my family, friends, and the whole world.
Alexis Murdent Grade: 2 I Matter, You Matter, Everyone Matters - Please Wear a Mask I took this picture of my grandma, my uncle and my sister wearing their masks. I don't want anyone to get sick from the Coronavirus because I matter and everyone matters!
Alexis Murdent Grade: 2 The Cat Food I drew this picture of me feeding my cat Chloe. I matter because I have to feed her everyday to take care of her and show her how much I love her.
Austin Carr Grade: K Dog Park I matter because one day when I grow up I am going to make the best dog park for adopted doggies.
Christina Chrisopoulos Grade: 3 Our Loyal Jack I matter because I’m loyal, loving, playful, and promise to always be by your side.
Devin Stephens Grade: K My Family I matter because I am nice and respectful and I love my mom and I love my dad and I love my brother and family.
Emily Carr Grade: 3 I Matter Because I chose to write this song because even though I'm small I can still do things that make a difference.
Harper Keller Grade: K I Like Animals I matter because I love and treat all animals, creatures, and nature with kindness and love. Animals are my friends and I am always nice to them.
Jackson Stephens Grade: 2 Environment Protection I matter because I help the environment. I help blueberry plants grow by planting them, by giving them sunlight and I give them soil and water. It is important because it saves people because we need to eat.
Lauren Murdent Grade: 5 We All Matter Because I wrote the song ""We all Matter Because"" this year has taught me to appreciate our health, to respect everyone and to think about life in the future.
Lauren Murdent Grade: 5 Keep the world clean This picture I took relates to the them because I can pick up trash at the beach and make the environment cleaner and help to make the world a better place.
Lillian Noss Grade: 4 We Matter Because... In this film, the owl is a protector for the enchanted forest and the dog is the owl’s best friend and gives her motivation. The owl has to stay up all night and thinks that she does not matter because there is no danger. But the dog tells the owl that she does matter because if she was not there, the village would be in mortal danger and the owl agreed so she stayed up all night long and becomes master owl in the morning. “Everyone has a purpose In life, even in bad times” -Lillian Noss
Penny Carr Grade: 5 Midnight, The Blue Unicorn I wrote this story after reflecting over what kind of problems kids face today at school or after school programs. I decided to share my thoughts and how I see things via my story. I hope that anyone reading this remembers that their actions can hurt others. I hope that people think twice about what they do and say. Last, I matter because I have a voice and I can use it to remind people to be kind, work hard, and don't give up!
Scarlett Keller Grade: 3 Making the World a Better Place My artwork relates to the theme because I am making the world a better place. The flowers stand for the earth's beauty and nature. I matter because I take care of the earth by throwing away my trash instead of leaving it outside and respecting animals and plants.
Zoe Han Grade: 5 I can make a difference I matter because I can make a difference by cleaning the environment.