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The following article was posted on January 28th, 2014, in the Santa Maria Sun - Volume 14, Issue 47 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [] - Volume 14, Issue 47

Tunnell Elementary took the Super U Challenge


Tunnell Elementary School students learned how to be better friends, respect others, and believe the best about themselves through an interactive school-wide assembly called the Super U Challenge on Jan. 24.

The challenge used Nickelodeon-type games, activities, and props to get students to work together while teaching lessons in respect, responsibility, friendship, and self-esteem. The assembly was held three times so all the students had a chance to participate.

“Though the games and props are fun and a little silly, the messages that Super U Challenge focuses on are important life skills,” Tunnell Principal Linda Muranaka said in a press release.

For more information or to see portions of an assembly presentation, visit