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Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Subject is exactly "Teaching of folklore"
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Blues pianist Alex McBride performing at Normandy Elementary School

Blues pianist Alex McBride performing at Normandy Elementary School

Date
1989
Description
One video recording (VHS; 120 minutes).
Collection
Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project video

Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project video

Date
1989-09
Description
One video recording (VHS; 1:14:37) Footage of Hansen teaching folklore at an unidentified elementary school for a week. On the last day, blues pianist Alex McBride performed and discussed blues & gospel music. Includes footage of the students demonstrating games, sayings, and a show & tell of family folklife objects. 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, 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.
Collection
Pauline Hodges making cast nets and baskets

Pauline Hodges making cast nets and baskets

Date
1986-03-07
Description
One video recording (VHS).
Collection
Students making string figures

Students making string figures

Date
1981-04
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). 7 minutes. Students making Cat Whiskers and Jacobs Ladder.
Collection
Summer School Folklife Program

Summer School Folklife Program

Date
1992-07-15
Description
One video recording (VHS; 60 minutes) Video highlights of a summer school program the FFP offered for South Hamilton Elementary School. The program, aimed at the "at risk" students (K-5) had tow goals: 1. acquire knowledge of folk traditions (riddles, tales, etc.) 2. enhance the students self-esteem The program began with Jacksonville-based storyteller Smith, and followed by instruction by folklorists Shanafelt and Higgs. At the end, the folklorists assessed the success of the program.
Collection
1984 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

1984 Summer Folk Culture Seminar

Date
1984-07-23
Description
Nine audio cassettes. Liz Simmons, folklorist and teacher from California, leads discussion with teachers on folklore and the place of jokes, legends, and games in folklore. Topics include Zora Neale Hurston; African American folklore; writing folklore; memory and expressive writing; tooth fairy stories; reinforced roles and stereotypes; politics, race and gender in folklore; teaching folklore; children's games; naming traditions; children's folklore; Jack Tales; and family folklore and stories.
Collection
Anthony Brown performing recitations at the Melrose Junior High School

Anthony Brown performing recitations at the Melrose Junior High School

Date
1982-02-05
Description
One audio cassette. For images, see S 1577, volume 11, slides S82-1188 & S82-1189, and box 19, folder 25. The Folk Arts in Schools Project in Columbia and Hamilton County was a joint venture between the county school systems and the Florida Folklife Program. The project consisted of field research to identify local traditions and folk artists, and in-school programs conducted by a folklorist and traditionalist, which included visits by local folk artists.
Collection
Bartow Library Program: What is Folklife

Bartow Library Program: What is Folklife

Date
1983-06-20
Description
One audio cassettes. Presentation at the Bartow Public Library, in connection with the Pursuits and Pastimes exhibit, about folklife. Dyen, a folklorist with the Florida Bureau of Folklife, explains the profession using holidays and foods as her examples. She also explains the project and the Florida Folk Festival.
Collection
Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Camilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminar

Date
1989-07-23
Description
Three audio cassettes. This recording has a restriction set by Collins: no reporductions, quotations, or distributioon can be performed with her voice and information. Florida folklorist Collins discusses the occupational folklife and culture, including factories, textile mills, employee-boss relations, Xerox lore, weather and the work environment, and occupational language.
Collection
Demonstrations of ranching traditions

Demonstrations of ranching traditions

Date
1983
Description
One audio cassette Recordings of storyteller Frog Smith and cowboy singer Jim Bob Tinsley demonstrating cowboy/ranching folklore. These were used as demonstration during library folklife programs.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
Blues pianist Alex McBride performing at Normandy Elementary SchoolBlues pianist Alex McBride performing at Normandy Elementary SchoolMoving ImageMusic performance
Video recording
Piano music
Pianos
Elementary schools
Teaching of folklore
Education
Students
Musical instruments
African Americans
Musicians
Pianists
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Duval County Folk Arts in Education Project videoDuval County Folk Arts in Education Project videoMoving ImageEducation
Video recording
African Americans
Gospel (Black)
Blues singers
Singing
Piano music (Blues)
Pianos
Classrooms
Children
Elementary schools
Schools
Demonstrations
Teaching of folklore
Music performance
Oral communication
Games
Musicians
Folklorists
Pianists
Singers
Students
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Pauline Hodges making cast nets and basketsPauline Hodges making cast nets and basketsMoving ImageVideo recording
Net makers
Nets
Netmaking
Basket making
Basket work
Baskets
Students
Schools
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Education
Classrooms
Basket maker
Net maker
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Students making string figuresStudents making string figuresMoving ImageFieldwork
Elementary schools
Teaching of folklore
Children
Students
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Summer School Folklife ProgramSummer School Folklife ProgramMoving ImageVideo recording
Education
Educators
Teaching of folklore
Children
Students
Storytelling
Tall tales
Oral narratives
Riddles
Tongue twisters
Games
Folklorists
Storytellers
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a_s1576_14_c84-0931984 Summer Folk Culture SeminarSoundTeacher
Conferences and seminars series
Seminars
Teaching of folklore
Education
Teachers
Folklife
Jack tales
Marchen
Storytelling
Tales
Children
Family history
Writing
Naming practices
Jokes
Beliefs and cultures
Educators
Folklorists
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a_s1608_02_tape04Anthony Brown performing recitations at the Melrose Junior High SchoolSoundSchools
Students
Classrooms
Oratory
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Oral performance
Oral communication
Teaching of folklore
Demonstrations
Fieldwork
African Americans
Orators
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a_s1576_11_c83-118Bartow Library Program: What is FolklifeSoundFolklife
Workshops (Adult education)
Teaching of folklore
Libraries
Oral education
Holidays and festivals
Food
Festivals
Public speaking
Folklorists
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a_s1712_01_tape02bCamilla Collins presentation at the Folk Culture in the South: Women's Contributions seminarSoundConferences and seminars series
Seminars
Folklore
Folklife
Occupational groups
Occupational folklore
Storytelling
Tales
Employee employee relations
Lecturers
Teaching of folklore
Workshops (Adult education)
Museums
Employee employer relations
Folklorists
Oral communication
Labor
Workplace
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a_s1576_39_tape29Demonstrations of ranching traditionsSoundStorytellers
Singers
Guitarist
Fieldwork
Teaching of folklore
Ranch life
Storytelling
Cowboys
Guitar music
Country music
Tales
Audiotape recordings
Occupational folklore
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