Tag Archives: Christmas

Boo! The Holidays are Here! (Are you Scared?)

The nice Dutch mom lingered in my international school classroom in Tokyo at the end of the day. She had a worried look on her face. “Ghosts, witches? I don’t understand Halloween. Can you explain it to me?” I had … Continue reading

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Happy White Sunday!

Back in August, I promised that I would tell you a little more in October¬†about a holiday I learned about last year from a student project in our library: White Sunday. It’s celebrated today in Samoa, and by the Samoans … Continue reading

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