HAMPTON: Students in grades Pre-K to 6 are picking up educational materials from the school at the same time they are picking up sack lunches. Students in grades 7 to 12 can find lessons online.
NORTH IOWA: Schools are busy preparing mobile breakfasts and lunches for kids. Clear Lake is handling over 325 per day, North Butler cooks are preparing about 200 meals per day, and Belmond-Klemme sent out 427 sacks last Thursday.
KANAWHA: Students at the small Christian school are continuing to do all their classwork by computer while at home. In fact, one teacher reports that the kids are getting more done than usual because they are bored.
FOREST CITY: Workers in the Stitchcraft division of Winnebago Industries are sewing medical masks for the hospital in Mason City.
FORT DODGE: Students at Iowa Central Community College may not be on campus, but they are still taking classes. Each student is issued a tablet computer in the fall, so classes this spring are continuing online.
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