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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 26 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 3 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 32 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 15 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 11 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