Welcome to River of Words along the Connecticut River

We work locally with young people and educators to integrate environmental education, literacy and the arts.  See for yourself how we make a difference by exploring projects, lessons and resources that will inspire your teaching and connect your classroom.

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See how kids are connecting to rivers
Browse art, poetry, videos, books & more
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girl with poem

Find K-12 lesson plans
Integrating science, literacy and the arts
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Who we are & how we work
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Your work enriched our students and strengthened our communities. The poetry was heartfelt and reflected the differences in our towns. The artwork was student-centered and exquisite. Together, they depicted such a raw view of our community telling a story that only students can tell.
Kathleen Adams, former Principal, Gill Elementary School


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