Thursday, March 15, 2012
Monday, March 12, 2012
Sunday, March 11, 2012
Monday, March 5, 2012
Friday, March 2, 2012
Mr Preet Singh came to visit us. He is from India. He speaks Hindu, Punjabe and English.
In India they have 28 states and 7 Union Territories.
In India they have lots of festivals.
Diwali – Festival of lights (it’s like our Christmas).
Holi – “Festivals of colours” (to celebrate the good harvest)
Basant – Kite Festival
Asmad is from Malaysia. They are 5 hours behind New Zealand. There are two islands in Malaysia – Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysia Borneo. They speak Malay in Malaysia. They have a tropical climate. There temperature is between 20 – 30 degrees. They have rain forests.
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Maria is from Brazil. 191 million people live in Brazil. She lives in Sao Jose do Rio Preto. There are, people living there, compared to about 70,000 in Palmerston North. Brazil is 15 hours behind New Zealand. Maria speaks Portugese. This is the 4th most spoken language in the world.