Every year, third graders at the
Curious George is curious about how your town got its name! Our third graders, in their community lesson, learn about the naming of our town, originally Jeffrey’s Creek and now Manchester-by-the-Sea.
If you would like to participate in this online project you only need to send us an email with your town’s name, state, how the town got its name and a digital image of an icon of your town.
We are going to pose Curious George at a place called Tuck’s Point. Please feel free to send a picture of any geographical site, monument, memorial, building, etc. that you feel invokes a feeling of pride in your town.
The following website will store all of the feedback we get from across the
Please visit and share this information with anyone else. We are really excited about this project and will use the results in a variety of ways.
Looking forward to hearing from you.
From the Manchester Memorial School,
So far, seven states from across the