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 France: Ax.
2: FRANCE: Land of Cheese and Vineyards
4: Life As a Kid | Children like to dress up in old French costumes for parties and festivals. | Researched & Written by Lulu | A special French hat is called a Beret.
5: In the summer, French people play a game called petanque. This game uses a stick and balls like golf.
6: Interesting Places or Things To Know | The Pont du Gard is 2,000 years old.
7: France has many vineyars and farms for wine. | Researched & Written by Bella | The King of France lives in a palace. This is the palace garden.
8: Land and Animals | Researched & written by Cisco | Carmangues are small wild horses that live in the marshes of Southern France.
9: Flamigos live in lakes and are protected in nature preserves (parks that no one can hunt in). | A nutria looks like a giant rat, but it could to to six feet.
10: Favorite Foods | Croissants are a type of bread. Croissants are shaped like boomarangs. Croissants are brown and buttery. | French people eat cheese for snacks a lot. French people like to eat cheese with french bread. Cheese is served with most French meals.
11: A baguette is a long, thin crusty bread. Baguettes are served with most Frnech meals. Baguettes get stale fast. | Baguettes get stale fast so French cooks came up with a good way to enjoy it. Dip your stale baguette into eggs and butter for a tasty snack. French people call this French Toast. | Researched & Written by Riley
12: Special thanks to: Ms. Smith, our beloved 2nd grade teacher Ms. Frachetti, our amazing librarian and editor Roberts K-8 2011
13: Life as a kid by Lulu | Interest-ing Places or Things To Know by Bella | Land &Animals by Cisco | Authors | Favorite Foods by Riley