It is my wish that the voice of the storyteller will never die in Africa, that all the children in the world…will never lose the capacity to enlarge their earthly dwelling place with the magic of stories.
Nelson Mandela, in FAVORITE AFRICAN FOLKTALES
This course is designed to introduce K-8 teachers to folktales from Africa. The provided texts are beautifully illustrated, promising a fresh and inviting reading experience. Learn how to use this cherished source of inherited wisdom to ignite the love of reading in your students. The tales also provide a natural link to the study of culture, geography, and values. Ideal for ESL learners of all ages, this course is aligned with the Common Core Standards, and may be completed with or without students.
CREDIT 3 semester units
FEES $435 ($375 tuition, plus materials/adm fee of $60)
INSTRUCTOR Luetta Reimer
Register By Phone: Call 1-800-372-5505
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