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CMS students learn about Christmas traditions around the world

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade students recently taught their classmates about holiday traditions from around the world.

 

Farrah Hord, sixth-grade social studies teacher, recently led her students in a project entitled Christmas Around the World.

 

Students were divided into groups and assigned a country to research. They researched Christmas traditions observed in their country, from foods eaten during the holidays to decorating and much more.

 

When their information was gathered, students made poster boards and then hosted a fair for all CMS students to attend.

 

Hord’s students also brought Christmas snacks commonly eaten in their country for their classmates to sample.

 

Countries featured at the fair include Italy, Brazil, Japan, Jamaica, Philippines, France, Argentina, Canada, Greece, Germany, China and Australia.

 

CMS sixth-grader Chase Hord and his classmates present about Christmas traditions in Italy.

CMS sixth-grader Chase Hord and his classmates present about Christmas traditions in Italy.

 

CMS sixth-grader Davanna Reardon presents about Christmas traditions in Canada.

CMS sixth-grader Davanna Reardon presents about Christmas traditions in Canada.

 

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions in Australia.

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions in Australia.

 

CMS sixth-grader Karlee Rakel presents about Christmas traditions in China.

CMS sixth-grader Karlee Rakel presents about Christmas traditions in China.

 

CMS sixth-graders Whitney Frashure, at left, and Leah Parker present about Christmas traditions in Brazil.

CMS sixth-graders Whitney Frashure, at left, and Leah Parker present about Christmas traditions in Brazil.

 

CMS seventh-grader Bri Gowdy samples foods commonly served in Jamaica at Christmas.

CMS seventh-grader Bri Gowdy samples foods commonly served in Jamaica at Christmas.

 

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions in Argentina.

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions in Argentina.

 

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions in France.

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions in France.

 

CMS sixth-grader Zamar Owens presents about Christmas traditions in Germany.

CMS sixth-grader Zamar Owens presents about Christmas traditions in Germany.





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