Parents' Choice Foundation: Reviewing Children's Media Since 1978

Black History Month Interstitials

Black History Month Interstitials

Spring 2006 Television
Ages: 2 - 5 yrs.
Network: Nickelodeon/Nick Jr.
Show Description:
Arts & Crafts: Award-winning children's book author-illustrator Bryan Collier (Uptown) visits a preschool classroom, where the class uses their own talents to create a special collage to celebrate diversity.

Storytime: World-renowned storyteller Charlotte Baker Alston leads story time with an enthusiastic group of preschoolers. Through her unique methods (call and response, singing, the use of instruments) children learn about African folktales and are exposed to the unique methods of African storytelling.

Move Your Body: A dance instructor visits a preschool classroom and teaches the class African dances, explaining each step as she goes along.

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