Street Academy goes to Guatemala: Day Three

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Day Three: Fun Day!

By: Nayeli Reynoso

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So today, we started off with breakfast and some free time. Later we went to La Choza Chula to learn how they make their bracelets. After that we got on a boat to go see turtles and a salt farm.

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One thing that was really shocking, was how salt was made in Guatemala. I was most proud when my peers and I were all open to pushing the boat.  And we all did! The most inspiring people I met were the girls and boys who made the bracelets. I could barely handle doing one bracelet, while my knuckles were hurting. I wonder how they do it!

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After today, I feel inspired to go home and start my own salt farm. Also to help the kids that need a playground, by painting a mural there. I feel as though, this trip is teaching me how to be more resourceful and appreciative of the things I have.