BC: The End
FC: Our Amazing World
1: “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine | From Cuba: Life is short but a smile takes barely a second.
2: CUBA: Land of Many Islands
4: Life As A Kid | School in Cuba is a little different than school in Denver. They learn education same as we do, but the schools in Cuba have different schedules, mostly like time. | Baseball is exactly the same in Cuba as baseball in Denver. One of Cuba's finest teams wears red. Baseball, both in Cuba and Denver is kind of like kickball. | Researched & Written by Katie
5: Lotteria is the first recommended (most popular) game in Cuba. Lotteria is a game where you must put counters on the pictures they call (out). Lotteria is exactly like bingo. | Dominoes is a game where the caller yells a number and the players have to make that number the quickest, easiest way. The number can't be below 28 and can't be over 200. Dominoes is a fun game played in Cuba.
6: Interesting Places or Things To Know | The capital of Cuba is Havana. | Cuba is famous for it's rock paintings.
7: Researched by Angel, Katie & Bracken | In Cuba, people grow sugar cane to sell to other countries. | Cuba also has tobacco farms.
8: Land and Animals | This is a yellow iguana. It can grow to more than 12 feet long. These live on (Cuban) beaches. | This is a zunzuncito (bee hummingbird). It is the smallest bird in the world and it can sit on a pencil! | Researched & Written by Bracken
9: This is a micro frog. It (lives in Cuba) and is the smallest frog in the world. It can fit on a pencil, too. | Cuban solenodons look like large rats. Cubans call it a "ahlmee kee." They are almost all gone.
10: Favorite Foods | Taro is (like) a purple potato covered in brown diamond shaped patterns. Taro is one of the most popular fruits in Cuba. Taro is sweet and is the brother or sister to sweet potatoes. | Researched & Written by Angelia | All tropical fruits in Cuba are famous. The most popular fruits are taro, papaya, kiwi and mangoes. All these fruits have a different taste but are extremely sweet.
11: Yumberry is a sweet and fuzzy red berry. Yumberries are very rare. There are hardly any trees that still grow yumberries. | Mangoes are one of the most popular fruits in Cuba. They are covered in a green, sometimes red skin. But its sweet, orange juice will taste lovely in your mouth!
12: Special thanks to: Ms. Moore, our beloved 2nd grade teacher Ms. Frachetti, our amazing librarian and editor Roberts K-8 2011
13: Life as a Kid by Katie | Interest-ing Places or Things To Know by ALL 3 students | Land & Animals by Bracken | Authors | Favorite Foods by Angelia