Urban Seventh Graders Study Hmong Culture
Urban Middle School seventh grade students participated in some traditional Hmong activities as part of their social studies classes on Tuesday, November 24. The culminating activities coincided with the Hmong New Year.
In addition to learning about the Hmong culture and the Hmong people's role in the Vietnam War, students had the opportunity to learn Hmong dancing, the Hmong language, and to make paper hats. Seventh grade Hmong students enjoyed teaching their classmates how to dance, how to count from one to ten in Hmong, and other aspects of their culture.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
December 14, 2009