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This event is open to primary educators and traditional practitioners. We will be sharing the results of our six week heritage project in Gateshead schools.
This project has taught clog dancing, singing and storytelling to KS1 and KS2 students and encouraged pupils to explore their local heritage contexts. We will present the outcomes of the project and how local traditions can be easily taught to teach local heritage.
Gateshead International Jazz Festival, BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival and Folkworks Pass It On Festival take place on the south bank of the Tyne this Spring alongside Sage Gateshead’s usual programme of eclectic and high quality artists.
Folkworks: Pass it On Festival is a celebration of local heritage through singing, music, dance and storytelling passed down from one generation to the next. Alongside performances in Sage One and Sage Two, expect a range of free activities to accompany the event, from heritage walks and a story...