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Anansi (also known as Ananse, Kwaku Ananse, Anancy, and Aunt Nancy in the Southern U.S.) is a trickster god originating from the Ashanti tradition. He is most commonly shown as a spider, and is the god of stories. Once, the sky god Nyame had all the stories, and none were in the world. Anansi asked Nyame to buy the stories. Nyame told Anansi that he had to bring him Onini the Python, Osebo the Leopard, the Mmoboro hornets, and Mmoatia the dwarf. To get these creatures, Anansi: Tricked Onini…

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Use these activities for the novel Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia for a novel study, read aloud activities, literature circles, or individual reading comprehension.  These resources are for the fantasy book that uses African mythology and African American folklore – similar to Percy Jackson novels -- that should be very popular with your students.  There are four of the original activities plus one FREE BONUS for a total of 97 pages in this bundle.
Make planning your unit study easier with the 30-page 18-Unit Study World Mythology Bundle that contains over 50-book suggestions & gives an overview to 18-culturals. Each unit contains: -Book Suggestions with links to educator guides -There are links in every image and all bullet points -Media & Website Links -Activity suggestion with links -Recipe’s suggestion with links
Learn the whole process of designing a greeting card collection from original concept to finished card collection and product photos. In this class, you'll learn how to design greeting card collections around a theme from sketch to finished card. We'll talk about how to print, photograph, and present your cards to the world in a professional way that helps companies and art licensors get interested in your work! Click on the title to see the class!
Kemetic science: The Netcher (Nature) of Atum explained you will take a deep dive into Ancient African spirituality. You will learn why at the foundation of the ancient Egyptian god (neter) Atum's mythological story is numerology. Because of numerology, you will find that the little known fact that Atum had masculine and feminine attributes and why.

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