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1.30pm Mrs Ruffinato Topic +
Mardi Gras Celebration
Attendance at each live lesson is recorded and monitored as well as submission of work following each lesson.
Mardi Gras Tasks
1. Choose a destination and find out about their celebration.
2. Complete one of the following tasks (or one of your own) to share with your class on Friday 12th February!
- Use a shoe box or craft to create a float, headdress or beaded necklace for Our Lady’s School Mardi Gras, or use your artistic skills to draw or design a costume, jewellery beads or float
- Write a poem about the celebration of Mardi Gras using inspiration from one of the countries listed below.
- Make a healthy meal to show how you can help train your body during Lent, or find out how to make King Cakes to celebrate on Friday 12th Feb
- Create a dance routine to celebrate Mardi Gras and keep fit during Lent
- Design a world class Mardi Gras athlete training program for one day to show the importance of keeping our bodies healthy
- Design a poster to show lots of activities you can do to train your mind to be calm and positive during Lent
- Take a photograph of a calming or well-being activity you have completed to help others see how they can train their minds
- Build a small altar in your home with prayers, rosary beads, a cross and more to show how you will train your heart during lent
- Help to train your heart by writing a song to help others pray and follow Jesus
- Create a musical instrument to play during and after Mardi Gras to help lift our hearts to Jesus.
Some Mardi Gras celebrations around the world
- Goa, India. Thank the Portuguese for bringing a holiday based on Catholic tradition to this coastal Indian resort town. ...
- Venice, Italy.
- Binche, Belgium. ...
- Mobile, Alabama ...
- Quebec City, Canada. ...
- Nice, France. ...
- New Orleans. ...