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Celebrating Russian Heritage

Heritage Elementary School puts on annual Russian Spring Festival Friday, complete with poems, plays and songs


by: LINDSAY KEEFER - Russian Spring Festivalby: LINDSAY KEEFER - Russian Spring FestivalThe annual Russian Spring Festival at Heritage Elementary School featured poems, plays and songs performed by students in the school’s Russian dual language program, as well as FLES (Foreign Language in Elementary Schools) students. (Clockwise from above) Students in Natalia Afanasiev’s kindergarten class teach the audience a game about rabbits; first-graders in Evgenia Afanasiev’s class portray cats in “Tale of a Foolish Mouse”; Larissa Limin’s second-graders recite a poem “Toys and Children”; and second-graders in Alexandra Kichatov’s class dance to a song in the fairy tale play, “Mukha Tsokotukha.”by: LINDSAY KEEFER - Russian Spring Festivalby: LINDSAY KEEFER - Russian Spring Festival




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