Entries by Emily Magnuson

¡Cascarones!

In Spanish class this week students made confetti filled eggs (cascarones).  Each student dyed their hollowed out egg, then filled it with confetti, glued a piece of tissue paper over the opening and decorated the egg with sharpies, sequins and feathers.  On Wednesday they broke their cascarones over a classmate’s head, yelling ¡Buena suerte! (Good… Continue Reading ¡Cascarones!

Spanish Carolers

For the last few weeks CBMS 8th graders have been learning a few familiar Christmas Carols in Spanish.  The students learned to sing “Feliz Navidad”, “Noche de Paz (Silent Night)” and “Cascabel (Jingle Bells)”.  After weeks of practice our Spanish classes dressed up in festive hats and caroled for classes in the building.