#PD178073 Carrying Culture: Micronesia - Workshop for Elementary Educators

Class :

#PD178073 Carrying Culture: Micronesia - Workshop for Elementary Educators

Class Date :

March 14 - June 06

Meeting Times :

Various Meeting Times

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Instructor :

Justin Davies

Class Size :

20 spaces remain

Price :

$170.00 Default

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About this Class:

#PD178073 Carrying Culture: Micronesia - Workshop for Elementary Educators

Explore Micronesian culture through this engaging workshop with the Honolulu Museum of Art. In it you will learn how to integrate the arts with social studies and Common Core literacy standards; and you will take away concrete projects and resources that you can use with your students. Participants will: 

  • Learn about the Micronesian arts of coconut weaving and storyboards through hands-on training 
  • Enjoy a morning of Micronesian art, performances and food at the Honolulu Museum of Art's Micronesian Cultural Festival
  • Learn about the Micronesian experience in Hawaii through conversations with Micronesians and by watching the film, Breadfruit and Open Spaces 
  • Develop a repertoire of active-learning strategies for working with informational texts 
  • Learn how to facilitate inquiry-based learning with primary resources and artifacts

Dates and Times:
Saturday, March 14 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday, March 15 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday, March 16 8:00 am -12:00 pm
Saturday, March 28 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sharing of portfolios on Saturday, June 6 from 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Location: Honolulu Museum of Art School
1111 Victoria St.
Honolulu, HI 96814

DOE registration:
To enroll in this class you must first register on the PDE3 website: https://pde3.k12.hi.us/

Cost: $170
3 PD Credits

For questions, please contact Justin Davies at jdavies@honolulumuseum.org


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