CLEVELAND & TOLEDO SALES: CLEVELAND CLEVELAND LORAIN Since FREE! l a p r ensa1.TOLEDO: TINTA CON SABOR Ohio & Michigan s Oldest & Largest Latino Weekly Classified? 7 DETROIT Exchange Program exposes Chinese students to life in Ohio, Michigan, & L. By Kevin Milliken, La Prensa Correspondent About three dozen middle 14, attend classes alongside school students from China students from their host families at Fassett Middle School are getting a taste of life in the United States this month in Oregon, Lake Middle through a student exchange School, Woodmore Middle program. This is the Nine students and a teacher The students arrived at Detroit Metro Airport on Saturbassador exchange program. 16, They are "At each school, we have spending their Chinese New an American student mentor Year holiday break in the U. who pairs up with each of the The Northwest Ohio leg of Chinese kids," said Valerie their journey will last until Virag, program director for Feb.
They'll also attend a farewell party, which will be a traditional graduation ceremony at Fassett Middle School.
Many of the schools are hosting special activities, including school dances. Virag, who visited China last summer, the schools are numbered by the Chinese government, instead of reflecting the name of the communities where they are located.
For example, a Snowball Dance at Lake Middle School will be decorated in a Chinese New Year theme to make the students feel welcome. "One big difference they're seeing is that in China, the children don't change classrooms; the teachers do," explained Ms. "At lunch in China, these kids go home for two hours. They take a nap, including the teachers, and then they come back to school.
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