PERFORMANCES & WORKSHOPS

PERFORMANCES & WORKSHOPS 2017-05-29T20:47:49-04:00

Name: Fana Soro Performance

Description: Cote d’ivoire performer Fana Soro, the group leader of Masabo, is a hereditary master of the balafon, West Africa’s big wooden xylophone. Bilingual show and french workshops.Entire school was up dancing. Used big maps to teach about french around the world. Teachers bring kids by the map. Countries around the world in French.

Age: English and French immersion about 250 kids, best thing to do is be inclusive of all children to enhance all french. Links to unity in the school.

Impact: Gets kids up and dancing in a big way, teaches about french around the world & creates unity in the school amongst participating students.

Organizing Notes: Cost: $8 adult/$5 child/$20 family of 4/reserve tix for low income tix anonymously – some french incorporatred. Did community performance to off-set the costs. Met all costs. Other Notes: best thing to do is be inclusive of all children to enhance all french.

Contact: CPF Bulkley Valley / http://masabo-fana-soro.blogspot.ca/

Category: Performance, Workshop
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Name: Author Brigitte Marleau Author visit

Description: Author Brigitte Marleau visited the classrooms of students in grades 3 to 6 at Ecole Mountainview. Grades 3 and 4 read from her books and discussed how to write, ie:ideas/editing.

Older grades did similar sessions about vocabulary choice, editing and how to conceptualize a book. The students enjoyed this author so much, the school has purchased the books by her.

Age: Elementary school (Grade 3-6)

Impact: Principal Maxine Champion says, “This was one of those times that was successful for both the teachers and the students-all were engaged by the author”.

Organizing Notes: Timing: Spring; Advertising: CFP Dawson Creek Branch facebook page, School newsletter, CPF Dawson Creek Dawson Creek Branch website;Est # students/community members reached: 500+; Target audience: French immersion students Est.# volunteer hours spent on event: 2 hours; Actual event cost: $3,307.50; Total financial support approved by CPF BC -Yukon: $1,000; Revenue generated: $0; What media presence did you have at this event or as a result of it?Local newspaper; Other notes:

Contact: CPF Terrace

Category: Timing: Advertising: Number students reached: ;Trustees or politicians present?; Est. number students/community members reached:; Target audience: Est. number volunteer hours spent on event: ; Actual event cost: ; Total financial support approved by CPF BC -Yukon:

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Name: Marc Tardif Magician show

Description: Marc Tardif offert an excellent magicien show both in French and English since we are a dual track school.

Age: k-7

Impact: Kids really appreciate the interaction they had with him and how they needed to use their French language to communicate with him. Also, he share with the students his culture by share some stories.

Organizing Notes: Timing: Spring; Advertising: CPF Dawson Creek Branch facebook page, School newsletter, CPF Dawson Creek Dawson Creek Branch website; Trustees or politicians present? CPF Board member & school principals;Number students reached: 500+ Target audience: French immersion students Est.# volunteer hours spent on event: 2 hours; Actual event cost: $3,307.50; Total financial support approved by CPF BC -Yukon: $1,000; Revenue generated: $0; What media presence did you have at this event or as a result of it? none; Other notes: Plan is to do this event every other year, to give students variety

Contact: CPF Dawson Creek

Category: Performance

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Name: Will Stroet performance

Description: Children’s perfomer campe to the community

Age:Elementary school

Impact: Engages children through music, and helps with french vocabulary…through song!

Organizing Notes: Timing: Summer, extracurricular;Advertising: Chapter website, newspaper, facebook; Trustees/politicians present? PoCo Mayor & School trustees;Number students reached: 500 ;Target audience: Core French, French Immersion, Intensive French, Francophone; number of volunteer hours estimated on event:1

Contact: CPF Tri-Cities

Category: Performance

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Name: Angela Roy performance

Description: Drumming workshops! High energy! 5 days — 2 workshops for each grade, English and French.

Age: K-grade 7

Impact: Brought all children together for performance in the gym; The entire school was up dancing.

Organizing Notes: Timing: k-gr1 – 45 min// 2-7 – 1 hour; Other Notes: Art starts funding must book in previous year, must go thru school rep, quite a lot of work. Ask “Rica” @ Art starts about French online directory for more performers.Did community show with her, 3 languages.

Contact: CPF Bulkley Valley / http://www.expression.bc.ca/index.htm?Angela%20Bio.htm~mainFrame

Category: Performance, Workshop

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Name: Ann Glover performance

Description: Story-telling thru string! English and French workshops. Every grade was taught a difffernt story with strings. Kids of all ages were teaching each other the string stories they had learnt.

Age: Elementary school

Impact: Even long after the session was done, kids were still showing each other all they had learnt … with a piece of string! Amazing, creative, and huge engagement and interest from students!

Organizing Notes: Cost: Students purchase string from Ann (at time of show was 2$ per string.)

Contact: CPF Bulkley Valley / http://www.anneglover.ca/

Category: Performance, Workshop

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Name: Sand Northrup performance

Description: Day of circus arts, whole day of workshops.

Age: Elementary school

Impact: Engaging students through circus arts, in French!

Organizing Notes: n/a

Contact: CPF Bulkley Valley

Category: Performance, circus

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Name: French rendez-vous

Description: A day of workshops, interactive displays and a concert by a well known band.

Age: Grade 9-12

Impact: To bring together francophone and french immersion youth who wouldn’t otherwise have the chance to meet, and foster friendships.

Organizing Notes: http://conseil-jeunesse.mb.ca/projets/lelan-2013

Contact: Conseil jeunesse provinciale de Manitoba – https://conseil-jeunesse.mb.ca/contact

Category: Music, workshop

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Name: Éliminons les inégalités

Description: A day centred on Social Justice, specifically, inequalities. Youth got together to make change.

Age: High School (could be all ages)

Impact: To bring awareness to inequalities that exist in our communities and in the world.

Organizing Notes: n/a

Contact: Conseil jeunesse provinciale de Manitoba – https://conseil-jeunesse.mb.ca/contact

Category: Workshop

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Name: Cooking courses… in French!

Description: With the culinary expertise of a chef, learn how to make a variety of dishe. Learn new techniques and recipes. Includes a concert and bike ride in a national parc (Mt. Riding.) avril.

Age: High School

Impact: Can be a workshop theme engaging older French immersion/francophone students.

Organizing Notes: Cost: Charged $50/pp

Contact: Conseil jeunesse provinciale de Manitoba / http://conseil-jeunesse.mb.ca/projets/la-grange-mange

Category: Workshop

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