EDC 645: Folk Arts for the Classroom
Synonym:69028 (for web registration)
Meeting Schedule:Sat 7/31 - 8/7 (TBA)
Competency Area: Curriculum & Instruction Restricted to Education students through April 28; open to other Master's students on April 29.
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 (2010 Summer Camp Programs, Ogontz, Teacher Course) or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.