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FACTS NoVO SEL Ed Talk

FACTS was awarded a grant from the NoVO Foundation for its social and emotional learning (SEL) project "Many Ways of Knowing: Mindfulness Practices from our Own and Other Cultures." FACTS…

From  TeacherRicque on November 23rd, 2020 0 likes 19 plays

This Land Is Your Land

a slide show movie combining a Pete Seeger recording with Kathy Jokobsen's beautifully illustrated book.

From  mpoquette on November 9th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays

Ritual Calendar7S FARProj Present 061318

7th grader Magdelena presents the findings of her folk arts research project about FACTS ritual calendar She describes various ritual calendar events, shares quotes from her interview of T. Lei and…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on August 18th, 2020 0 likes 5 plays

T. Hua Hua: Chinese Shadow Puppet Theater

T Hua Hua introduces the folk art form of Chinese shadow puppet theater. When FACTS students study this folk art, they learn about culture and how to express themselves creatively..

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on July 28th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays

FACTS parent meeting 7-20-20 English

FACTS Parents: watch this recording of our July 20 meeting about FACTS reopening and health and safety plans

From  esomekawa on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 29 plays

No one is an Island: A Liberian fable

T. Gbahtuo tells a Liberian fable that provides hope in collective action as a strategy for social change in troubling times. His wife, Zaye Tete, accompanies T. Gbahtuo in singing a story song that…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 29th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays

T. Sheena: Yoga

T. Sheena introduces yoga, which helps us get in touch with our own bodies, our breath, and with the natural world.

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 25th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays

T. Kenny: Hip Hop Dance

T Kenny introduces hip hop dance, a way of communicating and telling stories through movement within the African American community.

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 23rd, 2020 0 likes 6 plays

T Gbahtuo: Liberian Fables

T Gbahtuo introduces the Liberian fable tradition and shares some of the ways this tradition helps build a better society at FACTS and in Liberian community.

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 23rd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays

T. Veronica: Day of the Dead traditions

T. Veronica introduces her Mexican tradition of Day of the Dead that she shares with FACTS students. Day of the Dead is her culture's celebration to remember those who have passed away. T.…

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 34 plays

T. Nhan introduces the đàn tranh zither

T Nhan introduces the dan tranh, a 17-string Vietnamese zither by playing the first song he learned and telling it's story.

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 15th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays

Little group 2 June 2020

Little group attention autism St Anthony's

From  MandySAWL on June 12th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays

T. Nhan introduces the đàn tranh zither (raw footage)

T. Nhan introduces the dan tranh by playing the first song he learned and telling it's story.

From  Folk Arts Cultural Treasures on June 12th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays