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What main languages are spoken here?:

Arabic and French are the main langauges spoken here. Bonjour (bon-jour) is "Hello" in French. And I hope you remember the Arabic word for "Hello." Do you?

What type of money is used here?:

The type of money used in Morocco is dirhams. Dirhams are worth less than American dollars.

How much does a bottle of water cost?:

A bottle of water costs six dirhams, or about 60 U.S. cents.

What was the best meal this week?:

The best meal I had this week was a falafel sandwich. Falafel is a common dish in Arab countries. It is chickpeas mixed with spices and rolled into a ball or patty that is deep-fried.

What music did I listen to this week?:

This week I listened to Afrobeats and Carribean music. Dance party!

What activity was the most fun this week?:

Having a snow ball fight was really fun this week!! Until I got hit in the face. That hurt.

What did I read this week?:

This week I read about mid-term elections in the United States. It's very important to vote!

What games or sports did I play this week?:

It was a snowy and rainy week, so I couldn't play outside sports. Instead, I played ping pong!

Other news from this week:

This week was a Moroccan holiday called Green March.