February 2014 Suomi-koulu

In February we learned about Laskiainen, a traditional Finnish sledding day. The children baked and enjoyed Laskiais pulla (Lenten buns), a big hit with everyone! And to top off the fun, we had our first tanhu-dance practice.

The children at tanhu practice

The children at tanhu practice

Pullas ready to go in the oven.

Pullas are ready to go in the oven.

laskias pullat

Getting the dough ready for pullas!