Mayor Gerry Thiessen, Diversity Coordinator Reg Mueller and Charlyne Smilinski from CNC make a presentation to Mme Atwood’s last year’s Grade 1 students. These students were involved in the making of Cultural Stories for Children, a DVD featuring local storytellers reading a book or telling a story.
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click on Cultural Stories for Children (under Categories, on the right side of this page.)
Ruth Johnny, with the help of her puppets, tells the story of Henry the Hunter as part of Children’s Story Time, a Spirit of Vanderhoof Diversity project.
Drawings by Madame Atwood’s Grade One class.
Part of the Spirit of Diversity project Childrens Story Time.
Lan Gill, who was born in Vietnam, reads the book Grandpa’s Clock to students as part of the Diversity Project.
Ruth Johnny told the story of Henry the Hunter, a true story, with the help of her puppets.
Students got a chance to use the puppets.
All of these storytelling sessions have been videotaped and will be made into a DVD for Grade 1 students.