Contributed by Gregg Barbour on Apr 2, 2007
In this lesson on Mardi Gras, students will learn what it means to "eat, drink, and be merry"
Tonight you will be celebrating your very own version of Mardi Gras. Mardi Gras is the French phrase for "Fat Tuesday" and also known as Carnival and Shrove Tuesday, the last day before the beginning of Lent, a period of fasting and repentance leading up to Easter. Traditionally, it is the day