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 | In Cuba, chess is one of the most popular games. They even have wars. | Cuban people are poor. They live in dirty apartments. They don't have washing machines to clean their clothes. Things break a lot in Cuba. | Researched & Written by Andrew
5: Cuban people live on an island. | Cuban people like to sit near the ocean because they live on an island.
6: Interesting Places or Things To Know | This a map of Cuba. It is an island. It has beautiful beaches.
7: Researched & Written by Kyle | Carnival, it is like a party on the streets for days. The people wear fancy clothes. Romeria de May is a festival celebrated the first week of May.
8: Land and Animals | This is a Solenodon. Cubans call this animal the almiaut. They are like large rats. Solenodon eat insects. | The Zunzuncito (bee hummingbird) is the smallest bird in the world. It is only found in Cuba. | Researched & Written by Avarie
9: The Maja is a non-poisonous python. This is one of the wide variety of the animals in Cuba. | The Alligator Gar is the biggest freshwater fish in the world. It lives in southern Cuba. Alligator Gar was once a very common animal in Cuba.
10: Favorite Foods | This is Lechon. It is one of Cuba's favorite foods. It is roasted pig flavored with a bitter orange and garlic. | Fried Plantains is like bananas. It comes with bread and some beans. | Researched & Written by Emily
11: Yucca has two vegetables, sweet potatoes and yucca to replace rice and beans. | Cubans love to eat white rice. In Cuba it is sometimes mixed with black beans or chicken.
12: Special thanks to: Ms. Willett, our beloved 2nd grade teacher Ms. Frachetti, our amazing librarian and editor Roberts K-8 2011
13: Life as a Kid by Andrew | Interest-ing Places or Things To Know by Kyle | Land & Animals by Avarie | Authors | Favorite Foods by Emily