Friday, November 27, 2009
Kids Around the World: Carbonera School in Costa Rica
Posting live from Costa Rica! During our stay at Lapa Rios Eco-Lodge in the remote Osa Peninsula, we had the pleasure of visiting Escuela Carbonera, the local school established by the original owners of Lapa Rios in 1991, with a total student body of eleven children. We arrived for their english lesson, provided by a staff member at Lapa Rios, and enjoyed the children's introductions in english as we practiced our spanish.
Today they are enjoying class outside.
And for their english lesson, four new action verbs were introduced: run, hop, jump, and fly. Here the kids are demonstrating each verb:
Then came the worksheet, which my daughter joined in completing with the class:
And a new friendship was formed between second-graders:
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