"Symbols-2-Stories" : One of Many Kid-Friendly Activities at the 2013 NW Permaculture Convergence by Willi Paul, Designer / Facilitator
"Symbols-2-Stories" : One of Many Kid-Friendly Activities at the 2013 NW Permaculture Convergence by Willi Paul, Designer / Facilitator

Program Description:

1. Up to 22 kids can select and color their own Permaculture + Transition symbol (on 10" x 10" recycled board squares)

2. Children will then describe their individual symbols and coloring strategy to the group

3. Then work together to produce a group vision or story using their symbols

Goal: To learn how symbols work in media and myths - and understand their multiple meanings

Length : ~ 1 hr

References:

Symbols in the Transition?
http://www.planetshifter.com/node/2092

Permaculture Symbols 2. A Video for Kids with Eyes of Steel and Overflowing Feet!
http://www.planetshifter.com/node/1908

Understanding the Symbols of Climate Change" - A Transition Lesson
http://www.planetshifter.com/node/2056

Permaculture Age Symbols 3: Colors, Archetypes & New Myths
http://www.planetshifter.com/node/1939