On Friday

On Friday

Celebrating cultural diversity

On Friday, April 29, students in Julie Stevens’s forth grade classroom helped their fellow students, parents and guardians celebrate Canada’s diversity as they held a performance and luncheon for Multi-Cultural Day.

On Friday, April 29, students in Julie Stevens’s forth grade classroom helped their fellow students, parents and guardians celebrate Canada’s diversity as they held a performance and luncheon for Multi-Cultural Day. All students and parents in attendance were encouraged to wear traditional clothing to the event. First off, students performed a number of different cultures traditional dances including a Filipino dance and First Nations dance as well as a dance that included many different cultural back rounds. Then after the performance, parents, guardians and staff members were invited to take part in a multicultural luncheon in a potluck style after the performances where parents and guardians were asked to bring in a cultural dish. Forth grade teacher Julie Stevens holds a Multicultural celebration each year.