On April 15th we celebrated our Hispanic International Fiesta at MSV.Countries involved were: Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Peru, El Salvador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Argentina, Colombia and Spain.
It is a whole week of cultural learning for our students; each class works in a specific country on Wednesday and Thursday we "travel" using our passports to all those countries to finally on Friday have our very colorful end with dances from all those beautiful countries and food tasting of course!
There is not doubt that when kids learn about other cultures, it helps them understand and feel engaged in the world.
They become interested in how other people live, their cultural norms and values, different traditions and languages of course, also it helps them see the beauty of different cultures and appreciate the differences and similarities in how others and we live.
As our global world becomes more interconnected thanks to the Internet, travel and immigration, knowing about different cultures is an...