Park Slope students participate in folk dance festival

The festival, which is the culmination of three

The festival, which is the culmination of three months of lessons and rehearsing, was held at P.S. 39 on Sixth Avenue. (Credit: News 12 )

BROOKLYN - A Park Slope elementary school participated in a folk dance festival on Monday.

The festival, which is the culmination of three months of lessons and rehearsing, was held at P.S. 39 on Sixth Avenue.

More than 400 pre-K through fifth-graders performed cultural dances from Mexico, Holland, Russia, France, Israel and the United States.

There was also a history lesson for each of the dances.

Students say it was fun to learn to dance in a new way.

 

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