Ideal for Grades: 6-9
Length: One 30 -Minute episode
As people of African descent worldwide prepare to celebrate Kwanzaa
(December 26 - January 1), this new WGBY production captures the meaning and
richness of this festival honoring family, community ties and ancient African
customs. “You are in for a treat,” promises storyteller-educator Onawumi Jean Moss.
She introduces each of The Seven Principles that are at the heart of Kwanzaa,
beginning with umoja or unity. Ceremonies of the seven-day observance are also
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