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ERIC Number: EJ664347
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-0510
Poi Balls, Breadfruit, and Quilts: Exploring Cultural Diversity Through Reading, Writing, and Drawing.
Gali, Kari; McArthur, Janice
Reading Improvement, v40 n1 p21-28 Spr 2003
Discusses how students in a culturally diverse fourth grade class explored their own cultures and learned about other cultures, using quilts as a context. Notes that the students read books about quilts, conducted oral interviews of family members, wrote about their cultural traditions, and designed individual quilt squares. Concludes that the project culminated in a class book and a cultural quilt. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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