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Storytelling Tours (Grades K–6)

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Imaginations are set free as storytellers engage students with the arts and stories of Asia. This program is designed to integrate the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies with the Visual Arts standards. 

Themed Storytelling Tours
Travel across Asia as you compare and contrast similar themes and topics in stories from different cultures.

Animal Tales; Heroes and Sheroes; New Year Celebrations or Tricksters
Tuesdays–Fridays, 11:15am
Maximum 60 students
Approx. 1 hour and 15 minutes

FULL THROUGH MAY 2014
 

Regional Storytelling Tours
Explore the art and traditional stories from a particular region in Asia.

FULL THROUGH MAY 2014

South, Southeast, and West Asia
Tuesdays, 10:00am
Fridays, 10:30am, 11:15am
Maximum 40 students
Approx. 1hour


China
Tuesdays, 11:15am
Wednesdays, 10:30am, 11:15am
Thursdays, 10:00am, 11:15am
Fridays, 10:00am, 10:30am, 11:15am
Maximum 60 students
Approx. 1 hour

 

Korea
Thursdays and Fridays, 10:30am
Maximum 30 students
Approx. 1 hour

 

Japan
Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 10:30am
Fridays 10:00am, 10:30am
Maximum 30 students
Approx. 1 hour

 

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