First graders at St. Thomas More School have their first chance to visit the school's holiday shop last week to find inexpensive treasures for their loved ones. With the help of their parents, the youngsters work off a budget and a list of those they are shopping for.
St. Thomas More first grader Julia Hoffman, with a little help from volunteer Bama Bhashyam, buys a gift for someone special at the holiday shop held Dec. 6 and 7.
St. Thomas More School volunteer Cathy Wells, of Salisbury Township, helps first graders with their first experience buying treasures for loved ones at the school's annual holiday shop.
St. Thomas More first grader Will Conway, of Macungie, keeps a close watch on his purchase as, school volunteer Anna Martinez, of Weisenberg Township, bags his treasure and notes the purchase on his budget envelope. The student store was a first-time experience for the school's first grade students.
St. Thomas More offers student holiday shopping
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St. Thomas More School holds holiday shop for students.