Bienvenido ~~~ Bienvenue ~~~ Valkommen ~~~ etc.
CLUB INTERNACIONAL // CLUB INTERNATIONAL
... held its premier meeting in September 2009. The students who attended had a great time making "papel picado" and eating Mexican snacks to celebrate Mexican Independence Day, September 16th! We talked about our different heritages a bit and decided that we'd like to know about a wide range of countries and cultures.
In other words, CLUB INTERNACIONAL is exactly where lots of students want to be once a month.
Students can attend once or many times in the school year.
Meetings are usually held 2:45-3:45 PM.
at Cutler Middle School in Senora Widham's room.
There are no dues.
There is a guest speaker, a craft to do and some snack and beverage of the culture to enjoy.
There is always something interesting to learn about the many cultures on planet Earth!
Here's the schedule of meetings for the 2012-2013 school year:
September 18 Mexico: Independence Day, cut papers and hot peppers!
October 30 Masks Around the World: Why do people love masks? Make one and see!
December 20 German Holiday Traditions: Creating marzipan candy sculptures
January 15 Russia and the Matryoshka Stacking Dolls
February 26 Mardi Gras and Carnaval
March 16 TEA Around The World
April 30 Rain Forest Surprises
May 14 "Cinco de mayo" FIESTA
Please join in the fun while we learn about our wonderful world!