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Storytelling the Navaho way.

Publisher: New York : Insight Media [distributor], c 2006?
Series: Childhood: a journey.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at a Navajo boarding school where the principal bases the curriculum on storytelling. It shows how the children tend to speak English when they play, but also understand tribal legends spoken in their native tongue in the classroom. The video reveals how storytelling teaches Navajo children about their culture and how it passes traditions from one generation to the next.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
OCLC Number: 315934811
Notes: Title from screen.
Benchmark Media named as distributor on screen and disc label.
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (15 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm + teacher's guide notes.
Contents: 1. A global tradition (2 min.) --
2. Navaho culture challenged (2 min.) --
3. Learning Navaho ways (10 min.).
Series Title: Childhood: a journey.
Other Titles: Storytelling the Navajo way

Abstract:

Looks at a Navajo boarding school where the principal bases the curriculum on storytelling. It shows how the children tend to speak English when they play, but also understand tribal legends spoken in their native tongue in the classroom. The video reveals how storytelling teaches Navajo children about their culture and how it passes traditions from one generation to the next.

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