Indonesia (Country Explorers) by Robin Lim

By Robin Lim

Pack your luggage! we are headed to Indonesia! in this whirl-wind journey, you will examine all in regards to the country's panorama, tradition, humans, and extra. we will discover Indonesia's volcanic islands and old temples, flavor a steaming bowl of bakso noodle soup, and watch a late-night shadow puppet exhibit. a unique part introduces Indonesia's capital, language, inhabitants, and flag. Hop on board and take a fun-packed examine your global.

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The movements of the dancers’ heads, eyes, hands, and fingers are very meaningful. On Bali, dancers move to the music of drums, flutes, and gongs. Balinese girls dance to the sound of drums and gongs. 37 Young Artists Art is a big part of Indonesian life. People use bowls made by a potter. They wear handwoven sarongs. They sit on finely carved wood furniture. A wood carver from Java finishes decorating a wooden table. 38 Kids in Indonesia learn to carve, paint, or weave as soon as they are old enough.

For dessert try janjan. Cooks make janjan with rice flour and raw sugar from the coconut palm. A man sells bakso at a food cart in Bali. 40 Rambutan has a hairy, red peel. Inside it is a white, juicy, sweet fruit. Tutti Frutti Mangoes, bananas, pineapples, coconuts, and papayas grow in Indonesia. Try other fruits, such as the hairy red rambutan, the snake-skinned salak, or the honeyflavored sawo. All the fruit is really tasty. 41 Fly a Kite What’s that in the sky? Kites shaped like birds, bats, boxes, rocket ships, or butterflies float high.

40; © Yadid Levy/Alamy, p. 42; © Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images, p. 43. Illustrations by © Bill Hauser/Independent Picture Service. Cover: © Jeff Hunter/Photographer’s Choice/Getty Images. 48 This Page Left Blank Intentionally Pack your bags! We’re headed to Indonesia! On this whirlwind tour, you’ll learn all about the country’s landscape, culture, people, and more. We’ll explore Indonesia’s volcanic islands and ancient temples, taste a steaming bowl of bakso noodle soup, and watch a late-night shadow puppet show.

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