31 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Jump rope rhymes"
Merle Rodgers interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Merle Rodgers interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education Project

Date
1986-08-19
Description
Two audio cassettes. Rodgers grew up in Kingston, Jamaican before moving to New York City. As an adult, she moved to Florida. She discusses children's games such as The Wolf and Zim, Zim, Zee; jump rope rhymes; children songs; holidays such as Jamaican Independence Day (Jonkonnu); ball games; and chanting games. She also discusses Jamaican foodways. 
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Saturday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1954-05-08
Description
One reel to reel. The first half of the reel consists of Friday evening performances; the remainder of the reel consists of Saturday evening performances. Knott served as the emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1954 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
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Saturday morning performances at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Saturday morning performances at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)

Date
1957-05-04
Description
One reel to reel recording. Boltin served as emcee. Detailed information on the performers can be found on the 1957 festival program, located in S 1619, box 1.
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Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One audio cassette tape. Michael Berg continues his discussion of decoys and duck hunting from C99-85. Girl Scout Troup #648 of Lake City, FL demonstrates jump rope tricks and string games. Jump rope games include: "Ice Cream", "Cinderella", "Tiny Tim", "Tea and Coffee" and "Teddy Bear". String games include "cat's cradle" and "witch's broom".
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Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)

Date
1999-05-29
Description
One audio cassette tape. Girl Scout Group #648, of Lake City, FL, and troup leader Robin Weir discuss activities that the Girl Scouts are involved in. The Scouts demonstrate hand games: "Mrs. Mary Mack", "Down in the Bay", "Four Short Neck Buzzards" and "Banzoo". They also demonstrate jump rope games and string games such as "witch's broom" and "cat's cradle".
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School children performing jump rope games

School children performing jump rope games

Date
1985-05-24
Description
14 color slides. Many of the images are dark.
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Selections for the Florida Folklife Program radio advertisement (aired 18 March 1982)

Selections for the Florida Folklife Program radio advertisement (aired 18 March 1982)

Date
1982
Description
One reel to reel. Music compiled from field recordings to create a radio advertisement.
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Student folk traditions at Harbor View Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Harbor View Elementary School

Date
1985-11-20
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, cheers, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Student folk traditions at Loretto Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Loretto Elementary School

Date
1985-03-27
Description
Two audio cassettes. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, jokes, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Student folk traditions at Mami Agnes Jones Elementary School

Student folk traditions at Mami Agnes Jones Elementary School

Date
1985-01-04
Description
One audio cassette. Recording of fourth grade students presenting their own folk traditions, consisting primarily of hand clapping games, rhymes, cheers, riddles, and several rap songs. The Folk Arts in Education Project in Duval County was a joint venture between the Duval County School System and the Florida Folklife Program. It was started in 1984 by folklorist David Taylor with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts to add to existing social studies curriculum. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, a series of five two-day seminars to acquaint teachers with the use of folklore and folk arts, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist which included visits by local folk artists. Taylor ran it until 1986. In 1988, Gregory Hansen re-initiated it with minor changes.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
a_s1685_07_tape05Merle Rodgers interview for the Palm Beach County Folk Arts in Education ProjectSoundField recordings
Cooking
Jamaican Americans
Immigration
Oral narratives
Interviews
Ball games
Children's songs
Entertainment and recreation
Chanting
Jump rope rhymes
Junkanoo
Holidays
Foodways
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a_s1576_t76-006bSaturday afternoon performances at the 1954 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Music performance
Folk singers
Performing arts
Seminole Indians
Creek Indians
Native Americans
Singing
Dance
Indian arts
Jump rope rhymes
Fiddle music
African Americans
Singers
Fiddlers
Musicians
Storytellers
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a_s1576_t77-058Saturday morning performances at the 1957 Florida Folk Festival (Main Stage) (Reel 1)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Scouts and scouting
Jump rope rhymes
Local history
Dance
Dance music
Oral history
Singing
Storytelling
Oral narratives
Singers
Dancers
Storytellers
Children
Girl Scouts
Musicians
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a_s1576_75_c99-086Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 11)SoundCarvers (Decorative artists)
Hunters
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Personal experience narratives
Occupational folklore
Occupational groups
Jump rope rhymes
Games
Scouts and scouting
Hunting Folklore
Hunting stories
Decoys (Hunting)
Wildlife wood-carving
Wood carving
Girl Scouts
Wood carvers
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a_s1576_75_c99-078Saturday performances at the 1999 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Narrative Stage) (Tape 3)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Oral performance
Oral narratives
Games
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Scouts and scouting
Children
Girl Scouts
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School children performing jump rope gamesSchool children performing jump rope gamesStill ImageStudents
Folklore revival festivals
Folk festivals
Festivals
Games
Jump rope rhymes
Play areas
Play
Recreation
Children
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a_s1576_t83-134Selections for the Florida Folklife Program radio advertisement (aired 18 March 1982)SoundSingers
Musicians
Music performance
Performing arts
Advertisements
Radio
Radio programs
Singing
Jump rope rhymes
Old time music
Blues (Music)
Piano music (Blues)
Children
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a_s1576_22_c86-186Student folk traditions at Harbor View Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-184Student folk traditions at Loretto Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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a_s1576_22_c86-189Student folk traditions at Mami Agnes Jones Elementary SchoolSoundFieldwork
Sound recordings
Children
Demonstrations
Classrooms
Teaching of folklore
Hand-clapping games
Jump rope rhymes
Rap songs
Chants
Speech play
Jokes
Riddles
Students
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