The Culture Club

Useful Links

Arts, Dance, Government & Educational

Radacadabra - Discover the world of professional dance on this magical and fully interactive website from the Royal Academy of Dance. http://www.radacadabra.org

Artsekta – Cultural Bonding through the Arts
http://www.artsekta.org.uk/

The Crescent Arts Centre – Dance classes for children
http://www.crescentarts.org/classes/young-people/dance/

BBC Blast – Dance and Drama
http://www.bbc.co.uk/blast/dance_drama           

BBC – Step it Out
http://www.bbc.co.uk/northernireland/schools/4_11/stepitout/

Department of Education, Northern Ireland
http://www.deni.gov.uk/index.htm

United
Nations Cyber School Bus
http://cyberschoolbus.un.org/

Equality Commission for Northern Ireland
http://www.equalityni.org

British Council
http://www.britishcouncil.org

BBC - Language websites

BBC Languages homepage
http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/ 

Learn Portuguese - learn the basics and a little more about speaking Portuguese.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/portuguese/

Learn Chinese - learn the basics and a little more about speaking Chinese.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/chinese/

Quick Fix - handy site if you just want to familiarise yourself with language basics before you go on holiday.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/languages/other/quickfix/

China

China - Country Profile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/country_profiles/1287798.stm

Baby Panda - A baby panda is born on the same day as the opening of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7570292.stm  - from BBC News

Chinese Food Made Easy
http://www.bbc.co.uk/chinesefoodmadeeasy/

China Stories
http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/learning/chinastories/

Portugal

Portugal - Country Profile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/country_profiles/994099.stm

Portugal’s Official Tourist Website
http://www.visitportugal.com/Cultures/en-us/default.html

Portugal’s Official Government Website
http://www.portugal.gov.pt/Portal/EN/

India

India - Country Profile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/country_profiles/1154019.stm

Indian Food Made Easy
http://www.bbc.co.uk/indianfoodmadeeasy/

Holi Festival - a very colourful website with everything you need to know about The Festival of Holi.
http://www.holifestival.org/

Bollywood - BBC Asian Network, Bollywood Website.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/asiannetwork/bollywood/

Official Portal of India – Kids Corner
http://india.gov.in/knowindia/kids.php

Jamaica

Jamaica -  Country Profile
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/country_profiles/1190968.stm

Multi-Culutral Groups in N.Ireland

Multi-Cultural Resource Centre - http://www.mcrc-ni.org/

African & Caribbean Association of Foyle - http://www.acafni.org/acaf_who.htm

Indian Community Center, Belfast - http://www.iccbelfast.com/

Chinese Welfare Association NI - http://www.cwa-ni.org/

NICEM (Northern Ireland Council for Ethnic Minorities) - www.nicem.org.uk 

 

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