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No Rouz ~ Nowruz ~ Persian New Year
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Lesson Plans

Chahar Shanbeh Suri - Fire Jumping

Lesson Plan ---- for grades K - 3

Chahar Shanbeh Suri - Fire Jumping Lesson Plan (in pdf)

Summary: Discuss the No Rouz tradition of jumping over a fire and its symbolism. Jump over a paper fire.

 

Note: Be sure to teach students not to light any fire without parent approval and supervision.

 

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