Tagged: Brazil

Video: Pedro from Brazil

February 7th, 2011 Permalink

Find out about Pedro from Brazil

Find out about Pedro from Brazil


Video: Fabianna from Brazil

February 7th, 2011 Permalink

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest.

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest.

Brazil: Pedro’s story

June 21st, 2010 Permalink

Find out about life in Brazil by watching Pedro’s video clip

Find out about life in Brazil by watching Pedro’s video clip

Brazil: Recipe for Biscoitos de Maizena

June 21st, 2010 Permalink

These  delicious and easy sweet biscuits from Brazil are a tasty treat to share with friends. Make sure an adult helps you – especially when using an oven. Biscoitos de Maizena Ingredients: 200g/7oz cornflour, 1/4 teasp salt,  225g/8oz granulated sugar,  1 large egg,  1/4 teasp vanilla extract, 175g/6oz butter (makes 36!)         1. Place […]

These  delicious and easy sweet biscuits from Brazil are a tasty treat to share with friends. Make sure an adult helps you – especially when using an oven.

Biscoitos de Maizena

Ingredients:

200g/7oz cornflour,
1/4 teasp salt, 
225g/8oz granulated sugar, 
1 large egg, 
1/4 teasp vanilla extract,
175g/6oz butter
(makes 36!)        

1. Place the cornflour, salt and sugar in a large mixing bowl and mix well.
2. Add the egg and vanilla and blend thoroughly then add the butter and mix well. 
3. Set aside for 15 minutes to rest. 
4. Preheat the oven to 190C, 375F, gas mark 5 and line 2 or 3 baking sheets with parchment paper.
5. Form the dough into 2.5cm/1-inch balls and place on the  lined baking sheets, spreading well apart. Bake for 5 to 7 minutes. Cool on a wire rack.

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Brazil: Fabianna’s story

June 21st, 2010 Permalink

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest. Watch her video clip and read her story.

Find out about Fabianna’s life in the Brazilian rainforest. Watch her video clip and read her story.

Brazil: Get drumming at our eco-carnival

November 30th, 2009 Permalink

Two games in one – keep time with the drums and remember the sequence of beats as it gets tougher

Two games in one – keep time with the drums and remember the sequence of beats as it gets tougher