Immersion into the Culture of Jamaica

The students and teachers got an insight into the culture of Jamaica during the morning assembly of September 28, 2018 as the students of class 7 performed ‘TaratibuMaypeople’ dance of Jamaica, presented a piece of Jamaican instrumental music on ‘Low Down’ song and sang the national anthem of Jamaica.The students showcased their scrapbooks incorporating various facets of the culture of Jamaica viz., location, family and relationships, dance and music, art and crafts, cuisine, places of tourist interest, important traditions, beliefs, spoke few greetings and numerals from 1 to 10 in the English Creole language.Caribbean folk art paintingsand wall hangings related to Jamaican culture and clay cups with flags of Jamaica prepared by the students during their CCA periods were also displayed. Class 7 students had studied about the culture of Jamaica as a part of their intercultural curriculum during the period August – September 2018.

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