Rio Grande Autumn

This is a picture of the Rio Grande, a river that sits on the border of the US and Mexico. In Mexico it is known as the Rio Bravo (or fierce river)

This is a picture of the Rio Grande, a river that sits on the border of the US and Mexico. In Mexico it is known as the Rio Bravo (or fierce river).

This week on Rio Grande’s broadcast you can learn more about the book Clockwork by Philip Pullman. Learn what the class made for the Winter Fair and listen to a short piece of Newspaper Music by the students.

You can also learn how cheese and pepperoni are made and how bananas grow in our new feature Fantastic Food.

The poem of the week is Toy Dog by Carol Ann Duffy. Finally, listen to a message from Miss Savvides to her class as she talks about her choice for Desert Island Discs.

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Featured music this week:
Lieutenant Kije  by Prokofiev, played by Chicago Simphonic Orchestra
Madison by Jeremy Sans
Jack S George by Ian Dury & The Blockheads

 

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