24th Annual CT C.O.L.T Rhyme Celebration

posted Mar 24, 2015, 12:37 PM by Allison Friday   [ updated Mar 25, 2015, 5:34 AM ]
On Wednesday March 18, 2015, students from Joel and Pierson Schools in Clinton participated in the 24th Annual CT COLT (Council of Language Teachers) Rhyme Celebration.  The theme of this year’s celebration was “A Feast of Rhymes” and featured a broad selection of rhymes, songs, poems, and tongue-twisters about food.  Students from Joel performed the traditional Mexican song El Chocolate, and students from Pierson performed La Piñata. 

Check out a video of the performance!

The event took place at the CREC Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts in West Hartford, and featured 220 students from 32 different schools around the state, performing in 10 languages:  Albanian, Chinese, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Japanese, Spanish, Tamil and Telegu.