Tag Archives: Pencil

Jumping Into the Deep-End!

It has only been the second class meeting and we are already getting our feet wet.   During class, we began sealing the holes and openings of the priority shipping boxes to ensure that nothing gets into the box, such as … Continue reading

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Pens With A Mission: Filling In A More Promising Future

Finally the pens have been packed.  It turns out 669 of the purple pens that BiC donated fills one box.  They will soon be on their way to find a permanent home in the hand of a child in Afghanistan.  … Continue reading

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What fits in a shipping box?

The boxes we use to ship our donated school supplies to Afghanistan are provided for free by the United States Postal Service. They are the large flat rate boxes which measure 12″ x 12″ x 5-1/2″ in size. They currently … Continue reading

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Using My Pencil for More This Spring Semester 2011 …

I shudder to think about how many pencils and other writing utensils I have used in my schooling lifetime. The amount of pencils I have carelessly lost. The quantity of pencils I throw away, just because the eraser is not … Continue reading

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