This is our 6th Mystery Skype. We played rock, paper scissors to see who would go first and we won.
Some questions we asked them are:
Are you west of the Mississippi river?
Do you border the Atlantic ocean?
Are you landlocked?
Do you border another country?
We guessed they are Tennessee.
Then they guessed we are in Missouri.
They told us that they were Rocky Hill Elementary School in Knoxville, Tennessee. Their mascot is the ram. They are a third grade class. Their time zone is one hour ahead of ours.
Photos taken by Anna!
Mystery Skype by Joe W.
This is our 5th Mystery Skype. First we played rock paper scissors. They kept getting the same thing as we did, so they said we could go first. We asked are you on the west side of the Mississippi River? They said yes! They asked do you border Canada?
We said no.
We asked are you landlocked and they said no.
They asked is our state more than four letters.
We asked do you border a ocean and they said yes. They asked do you border the Mississippi river and we said yes.
They asked are you Arkansas? Are you Missouri and we said yes. We asked are you Oregon? We asked are you Alaska? They said yes!
We told them we are Claymont Elementary and we like to go to different places. We told them it is very hot here. They said the population of their city is 2000 and we said we have a larger population.
They said their city is the adventure capital of Alaska. They live in Haines, Alaska. They go heli-skiing, which is skiing with a helicopter. They have bears and bald eagles.
A moose was hit on their highway and now they are preparing it and will be eating it for school lunch. They like to go snowboarding.
They asked us what is our favorite thing to do and we said we like to go to Busch stadium. They asked us if this was our first time for a mystery skype and we said this is are fifth time. They told us that was their first time.
I got to ask Officer Ferrell as many questions as I wanted.He is a police officer.
Question: How long have you been a police officer?
Answer: Only 7 years in Ballwin Missouri and I joined August 23rd 2010.
Question: Do you have a partner?
Answer: No, I do not have a partner anymore.
Question Do you arrest people?
Answer:I have arrested people.
Question:Who is your favorite basketball player?
Answer: Michael Jordan
Question: What is your favorite book?
Answer: Peter Rabbit
Question: How many kids do you have?
Answer: I have three kids. I have a 9 year old girl, a 6 year old girl and a 2 year old boy.
Question:What type of training did you do?
Answer: Defensive tackle-Constitution Laws-Driving-Firearms-Crisis Intervention/
Similarities between us: We both like Michael Jordan!
This is our 4th mystery skype.
We asked, are you on the west side of the Mississippi River?
They asked, are you in the eastern timezone?
We asked, do you border Pennsylvania?
They asked, are you in the central timezone?
We asked, are you the north of Pennsylvania?
They asked are you the north of Kansas?
We asked, do you border West Virginia?
They asked, do you border the Gulf of Mexico?
After a few questions, We asked, is your state Ohio?
They said “Yes!!!” and we got their state!
After a few questions, they asked, are you Missouri? We said yes and then we explained to them all about our school and our classroom.
Their school is called Vermillion Elementary and their grades are pre-kindergarten-3rd grade. They live beside a great lake and their school is in a small town. The population of their town is 10,400. The population of their class is 23. Their baseball team is called the Indians. Ohio has a lot of inventors like Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers. They go to another school after 3rd grade that includes 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th grade.
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We asked, Do you border the Mississippi?
We asked, are you landlocked?
They asked do we border another country?
They asked do we border Arkansas?
We asked are you one for the four corners?
After more questions, they guessed our state Missouri.
Then we guessed their state Kansas.
They live in Wichita, Kansas. The name of their school is L'Ouverture Computer Technology Magnet Elementary School. They are a K-5 school. They have 320 students in their school. They are a 1 to 1 ipad school. They like to go to the zoo and to the Botanical Gardens.
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Thanks to our Photographer Ryan!
We are a 3rd grade class learning about the world.
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