Recycle and Raise Awareness with
Stories and Hip Hop Songs
Saturday Feb. 17, 2018 1:00 – 4:30
Shepherd Park Library 7420 Georgia Ave. NW Washington DC 20012
Make and Take
Illustrator Elizabeth Zunon will read her picture book, One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of The Gambia and demonstrate how to recycle plastic bags into jewelry, dreamcatchers and basketball nets.
Write a Hip Hop Song
Hip Hop Poet Bomani Armah will lead a Hip Hop song writing session using his BARS curriculum which includes a multimedia presentation and graphic organizers. Participants will learn how to write Hip Hip songs about recycling and how to help students apply Hip Hop song-writing strategies to other topics.
The contents of this project were developed under grant #P015A140031 from the U.S. Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the U.S. Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government