Nine-year-old Bella Erickson smiled shyly after achieving one of life’s milestones.
“I learned how to ride my bike the other day, and it was really fun,” she said. “It wasn’t very hard, because first I started without the pedals, and then I tried with. And then I got it.”
Bella was among a handful of young students at Peiffer Elementary who, during the school’s Walkin’ and Wheelin’ Week, took to two wheels for the first time — in class.