20140321 - Duck Teacher - nwherald


Michelle LaVigne/ For Shaw Media
Spring Grove Elementary School first graders (left to right,) Emma Minker, 7, Savannah Garcia, 7, Cayla Langford,6, Elissa Furlan,7, and Hayden Freund,10, (lower right,) attempt to sneak up behind Robert Nye, physical education instructor, dressed in a duck costume for the students on Friday, March 21st, 2014. The duck suit was provided by the American Heart Association after the students raised $10,000 during the Jump Rope for Heart Health event held at their school.