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Cool African History for Kids: The Story of Ghana's Kente Cloth (Ages 9-12)
In this multi-day class, students will discover the rich history of Ghana’s vibrantly colored Kente cloth that many Africans wear with pride.
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Twice per week
over 1 week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a "Multi-Day" course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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NOTE: A shorter version of this class is available for younger students and for those not comfortable with using scissors: https://outschool.com/classes/clothed-in-pride-the-legend-of-ghanas-kente-cloth-K1KYTwf0?usid=1vIvjZtr&signup=true&utm_campaign=share_activity_link With its eye-catching designs and words of wisdom woven into every section of the cloth, Kente has become a symbol of pride in African heritage. It embodies a cultural identity that is recognizable around the world. In...
At the end of the course, students would learn about the rich heritage of the Kente cloth. Through handwoven projects, students will build upon their understanding of patterns, strengthen their fine motor skills, and enhance hand-eye coordination.
I grew up in Ghana, the home of the Kente cloth! I have an in-depth knowledge of the country's culture and the significance of this traditional wear to Ghanaian society. I always embrace the opportunity to share its rich heritage with others.
Students may complete their unfinished art projects at home.
-A template provided in classroom should be printed out on different colored cardstock. Measurements based on a 8.5 in by 11inch paper. -scissors -glue stick -fine pointed black sharpie
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
1 hour 20 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
This class uses scissors. Parental supervision is highly recommended for learners who are not comfortable using it.
Dalen A.Inspiring curiosity
179 total reviews
264 completed classes
Hello! My name is Dalen, and I am excited about the opportunity to be part of your child’s learning journey! I hold an MPhil in Sociology and a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and Social Work. I love to engage with kids through stories because I...