Duration: 1 hour
Their timezone: US/Eastern
Their start time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 12:00 PM
Their end time: Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:00 PM
Title of event/project:
Back to School Traditions Around the World
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Share with the world the traditions of your country, community, school, or family to celebrate and initiate the start of the new school year.
Project/event directions for participation:
Many schools have recently started a new school year, especially those of us in the northern hemisphere. Our Spanish class, in Maine, United States, would like to learn about Back to School customs from around the world. Briefly respond to this question: What are some traditions in your country, community, school, or family to celebrate and initiate the start of the new school year? Click on the + in the upper left of this presentation to add your page. Briefly describe a Back to School tradition, in English or Spanish, where you’re from, grade level, a class photo and/or a photo of the tradition. Thanks for participating!
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
primary grade students (5-10), intermediate grade students (10-13), secondary grade students (14-19), teachers
Primary language(s) to be spoken at this event:
English / Spanish
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Contact Last Name:
Host school or organization:
Cape Elizabeth Middle School
Host School or Organization Website URL:
Host Location and Time Zone (UTC):
This organization is:
not for profit
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