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Workshop 5: Chorus of Life Resounding as One

Workshop 5: Chorus of Life Resounding as One
Workshop 5: Chorus of Life Resounding as One

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  • This we know. The earth does not belong to us; we belong to the earth... All things are connected like the blood which unites one family...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Guided Meditation 10 Activity 2: Story ‚ÄĒ Mabouya, Chief of the Well 10 Activity 3: Water Boundary 7...
  • Reflect on the question "Who owns water?" When have you ever thought about this before? What do you know about how Earth's water resources...
  • Materials for Activity Clear bowl to serve as a chalice Cup of water A small, hardy plant (such as a spider plant or shamrock plant)...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1, Meditation for Two Voices and Optional Drum Optional: A hand drum Preparation for Activity Read...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Mabouya, Chief of the Well " Preparation for Activity Familiarize yourself with the story...
  • Materials for Activity A shallow pan, filled with water A sheet of plain paper, a marker and a pair of scissors (including left-handed...
  • Materials for Activity Small notepads and markers Preparation for Activity Make sure participants have appropriate outerwear so the group...
  • Materials for Activity River Scene mural (Workshop 1, Activity 2) Rulers or tape measures Yarn or string, masking tape and scissors...
  • Materials for Activity Taking It Home handout Clear bowl to serve as a chalice A small, hardy plant (such as a spider plant or shamrock...
  • Meet with your co-leaders after the workshop to reflect on it. How was your mix of discussion and action? In the midst of the busy-ness,...
  • Materials for Activity A DVD of the documentary film "Flow" and player/monitor Information about global water activism opportunities...
  • Materials for Activity A copy of the story " Sunny Side Mary " Preparation for Activity Read the story. Decide whether you might use it in...
  • Materials for Activity Clear plastic cups (about 3 inches deep/3 inches wide), two for each participant Modeling clay White play sand and...
  • This we know. The earth does not belong to us; we belong to the earth... All things are connected like the blood which unites one family...
  • Adapted from a Haitian tale. To whom does the water belong? There was once a drought in the country. The streams dried up and the wells...
  • Searle-White, Joshua. "Sunny Side Mary" in Magic Wanda's Travel Emporium: Tales of Love, Hate and Things in Between . Boston: Skinner House...
  • Tomorrow the family will go to the well. Will water be there? x x x Tomorrow is the family reunion. It better not rain. x x x The well was...
  • Watch this animation online, from Geodiscoveries, for a better understanding of the water cycle and how groundwater travels and can become...

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