NEWS

Capoeira!

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Moore fifth graders were in a for a treat on Tuesday, May 9th. Julio Arruda dos Santos and Holly Sells from CultureALL paid a visit to educate fifth grade on the Afro-Brazilian art form of CAPOEIRA. It is a unique art form that combines dance, music and martial arts. Holly played the beats on the drum while Julio explained the moves.

Juan explaining Holly at the drum Juan Trying the moves2

After a few minutes of listening and demonstration, students were ready to try it!

down low2 Trying the moves

It was a perfect day to learn about performing arts and a culture and art form very different from our own.