The Washington Capitals would like to congratulate Ms. Perrault’s third-grade class at Potowmack Elementary School in Sterling, Va., for being selected as the February winners of the Caps@School contest. As last month’s contest winners, Ms. Perrault won a special Washington Capitals visit and Chipotle burrito party for her students who completed the Caps@School language arts lesson plan. Slapshot visited with the students while they enjoyed burritos, chips and salsa courtesy of Chipotle. Each student also got to take home a puck autographed by Washington Capitals left wing Alexander Semin
Through the Caps@School program, the Capitals are making available to local educators a free, online curriculum-enhancing teaching tool for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade classes. The Caps@School website features lesson plans with Alex Ovechkin
and Mike Green
, player fun facts, stories and more.
Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C., teachers can enroll their classes for free and start to download lesson plans at the Caps@School website at CapsAtSchool.com