Sand drawing is an artistic and ritual tradition and practice, recognized by UNESCO as a Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.
Through the incredible artistic technique of sand drawing, Sand Tales brings to life these world-famous fairy tales. Each episode is a new story with new adventures of our favorite characters. The project brings together folklore of the people of Africa, Asia, America and Europe.
Educational benefits include:
- Emergent Literacy- Help model visual story telling to emergent readers to increase communication skills and make connections to emergent literacy.
- Kinesthetic and Tactile Learning- Introducing multiple learning styles helps all students gain proficiency and increase retention.
- Dyslexia- Provide a writing opportunity for dyslexic students where words are too abstract.
- Sandplay Therapy- Use Sand Tales as a precursor to sandplay therapy to facilitate nonverbal communication of student’s inner tales.
- Sand Art- Inspire art students to take their sand art to new levels.
1. Aladdin and the Magic Lamp: The Maghribian
2. Aladdin and the Magic Lamp: The Princess
3. Aladdin and the Magic Lamp: Return of the Maghribian
4. Ali Baba and Forty Thieves: The Cavern with Treasures
5. Ali Baba and Forty Thieves: Clever Slave-Girl Marjaneh
6. The Tongue-Cut Sparrow
7. The Adventures of Kintaro, the Golden Boy
8. The Ugly Duckling
9. Tom Thumb
11. Donkey Skin
12. Hansel and Gretel
13. Sleeping Beauty
14. The Story of Hok Lee and the Dwarfs
15. The White Tiger
16. Beauty and the Beast
17. The Wolf and the Fox
18. The Frog’s Skin
19. The Golden Beetle or Why the Dog Hates the Cat
20. East of the Sun and West of the Moon
21. Ondar and the Princess
22. The Eagle in Pigeon Nest
23. The Golden Fish
24. The Little Mermaid: The Prince in the Trouble.
25. The Little Mermaid: Home Leaving
26. The Little Mermaid: The Fate
27. The Tinder-Box
28. Rikki-Tikki-Tavi: The Wonderful Little Creature
29. Rikki-Tikki-Tavi: Becoming the Warrior
30. The Brave Little Tailor
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