EDC 645: Folk Arts for the Classroom
Synonym:76248 (for web registration)
Meeting Schedule:Sat 7/30 - 8/6 (8:00AM-8:59PM)
Competency Area: Curriculum & Instruction
Restricted to Education students through April 25; open to other Master's students on April 26.
Attend a weeklong folk camp for people of all ages. Observe and participate while Master Folklorists teach groups of children traditional dances, songs, crafts, stories and rituals. Participate in these folk traditions at an adult level yourself. "Collect" by audio recording, interviewing, note-taking and experiencing traditional activities. Meet daily in a teacher seminar to reflect on your observations and experiences, to share newly collected activities, and to explore classroom implementation. Course fee: $855 (payable to CDSS) for program, food and lodging (scholarships available). For information about the course and Ogontz Center: www.cdss.org (2011 Summer Camp Programs, Ogontz, Teacher Training Course) or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.