ACT (Arts Created Together) 2011-2012
What we did for the 2011-2012 school year
Recent 2012 ACT programs: Asia Culture Series
Korean Tae Kwon Do: Held on January 26
- Master Youn Junghun of Youn's Taekwondo demonstrated the art and skill of this ancient martial arts tradition.
Japanese folk tale, Cat Mountain: Held on February 9
- Behind the Mask theater troupe brought this story to life with masks, traditional Japanese songs and original music.
Indian Dance and Music:Held on March 15
- Rachna Agrawal performed classical Kathak, a North Indian temple dance dating back 2,000 years.
Author Visit: Held on Feburary 17
- Newberry Award winning authorGrace Lin spoke to our students in grade sessions (K-1, 2-3 and 4-5), showcasing the multicultural themes and illustrations of her many award-winning books. Her work highlights the Chinese culture and Chinese-American experience. For more information about this dynamic author, including interviews and award details, please visit her website: http://www.gracelin.com/.
Thank you! Kamsamnida! Arigato! Xie xie! Shukriyaa!
ACT co-chairs, Cynthia Wimer and Songyi Kim