Tag Archives: Brazil

Dances from Brazil

by Estifanos (age 6), of California, U.S.A. I wanted to see what kinds of other dances people did in Brazil, after seeing the Brazilian dancers of the Fogo Na Roupa Performing Company at the Ethnic Dance Festival in San Francisco. So, Mom … Continue reading

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Brazilian Feast

by Estifanos (age 6), of California, U.S.A. This week, mom and I looked for recipes from Brazil, to find out what food tastes like there, and to find out which foods from Brazil we would most like to eat. For our … Continue reading

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The True Colors of Humanity

by Larisa White of California, U.S.A. Brazilian photographer Angélica Dass has created a wonderful exhibit that explores the true colors of the human race, calling into question the absurd habit of referring to people as belonging overly-simplistic color categories like … Continue reading

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Places You Can Go with Portuguese

by Estifanos (age 6), of California, U.S.A. I was looking through “The Travel Book,” and I wondered how many countries I could visit, if I only knew how to speak Portuguese.  I counted only 8 different countries. That surprised me. I … Continue reading

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Ethnic Dance Festival

by Estifanos (age 6), of California, U.S.A. Yesterday, and last Sunday, I went to the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival at the San Francisco Opera House.  The theatre had golden decorations on the walls, and comfortable cloth seats. We saw eighteen … Continue reading

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Portuguese

by Estifanos (5), of California, U.S.A. I am curious about learning Portuguese, because I wanted to go see the animals that live in Brazil, and they speak Portuguese in Brazil.  I asked my pen-pal, Atilio, how to speak Portuguese, and these are … Continue reading

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Animals of Brazil

by Estifanos (5), of California, U.S.A. If I were going to Brazil, I would like to see the animals there, especially the howler monkey, the jaguar, the three-toed sloth, and the anaconda.  I asked my pen-pal, Atilio (a grown-up who … Continue reading

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