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Blowing horns on Bleeker Street on New Year's Day

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Exploring Community Through Local History: Oral Stories, Landmarks and Traditions (Grades 9-12) Students explore the local history of their own community to learn the value of local culture and traditions as primary sources.

Family Customs Past and Present: Exploring Cultural Rituals (Grades 6-12) In this lesson, students investigate rituals and customs of various cultures and then explore their own cultural rituals through interviews with family.