ERIC Number: ED461589
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-May
Florida Folk Festival: Asian and Pacific Island Traditions in Florida. Resource Materials for Teachers.
Smith. KC, Ed.
This information and activity booklet discusses the Florida Folk Festival, a celebration that offers students and teachers an opportunity to hear music, taste foods, see folk art demonstrations, observe dance, and listen to stories that celebrate Florida's cultural and ethnic legacies. The booklet offers resources for learning about Florida heritage, multiculturalism, and the richness of folk traditions. Information about the Folklife Area, Kids' Place, Seminole Indian Family Camp, and the Apprenticeship Area are included in the booklet. In addition, the booklet reflects the festival theme, Asian and Pacific Island Folklife in Florida, through an array of demonstrations and performances. The booklet also includes a classroom activity to help students prepare for the Festival; a second classroom activity regarding living traditions; and multicultural games from Japan, the Philippines, Indonesia, Korea, China, and India. (BT)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Dept. of State, Tallahassee. Div. of Historical Resources.
Identifiers - Location: Asia; Florida