Today's High 5 goes to the Fire Department in Springville for doing what they claim is their job -- saving lives. This time was different though. This crew was driving down a busy street when one of the firefighters jumped out of the truck to save a toddler who had wandered into the middle of the road.
We're saluting a Fairfield Junior High School teacher who knows a thing or two about science. Not only has he encouraged kids to get excited about the subject, but their science projects have competed at the highest level.
It started as a simple hobby. Once or twice a week, Mr. Mustache would show up at Doxey Elementary School. But this super volunteer is in such high demand at the school that he now shows up every morning at 7:30 a.m. and stays for several hours.
Chance are you or your kids have read the children's book The Magic School Bus. There's a teacher character in the book known as Ms. Frizzle. She takes her students on science field trips on a magic school bus. It turns out a teacher just like her is making a difference at one Utah middle school.