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International Day at Fairview
On May 3rd, Fariview Elementary will be celebrating it's First Annual International Day. Throughout the day students from ALL grade levels will have the opportunity to visit many countries, participate in cultural activities, and watch movies about the families of children in China and Ghana. Many special guests will be presenting throughout the day:
* Mrs. Van Der Meulen (World in Our Own Backyard)/ Italy - Students will have the opportunity to learn about the culture of Italy, see many artifacts, and be able to try on traditional clothing.
* Pria La La/ India - We be holding traditional Indian dance lessons.
* Mrs. Mosley/ Africa - Will be presenting her first hand experiences in the county of Africa.
* Mrs. Paris/ Purto Rico - Will be presenting the many customs of Purto Rico and Cinco de Mayo.
* Mrs. Helms/ Cuba - Will be presenting her first hand experienes in the country of Cuba.
Fairview's Cafeteria is getting in on the fun and serving many different dishes from Mexico, Italy and China!
Written by: Richard Wikfors
Posted: Apr 29, 2011 by Richard Wikfors