Students at P.S. 971 in Sunset Park learn vocabulary through art as part of LEAP
Music, dancing, theater and cooking are all part of a unique lesson for students at P.S. 971 in Sunset Park.
The program is part of LEAP, which stands for Learning through an Expanded Arts Program. Students at the school learn to understand words and their meanings through various art forms.
"You build vocabulary while the children are actually experiencing what the words mean," says...