Jenny Brundin http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Jazz In The Cafeteria: Kids Learn To Listen While They Chomp http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/jazz-cafeteria-kids-learn-listen-while-they-chomp School lunch is often synonymous with loud noise. Studies have shown the <a href="http://www.hyperacusis.net/hyperacusis/decibel%2Bguide/">decibel level</a> in some cafeterias is as high as a lawn mower.<p>Every so often, though, students at Alice Terry Elementary School, southwest of Denver, are asked not to make any noise.<p>When the music teacher told students here they'd occasionally have a "silent" lunch break, this was kindergartner Alyssa Norquette's reaction: "Why do we need a silent lunch? Sun, 14 Apr 2013 08:58:00 +0000 Jenny Brundin 39304 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Jazz In The Cafeteria: Kids Learn To Listen While They Chomp