The elementary students in this video attend the San Diego Turkish School on Saturdays. They are heritage learners who may or may not speak Turkish at home. Most understand spoken Turkish. The lesson that is shown here is similar to one that was taught during the summer STARTALK program. Students in the summer program did have the opportunity to create an original shadow puppet show.
Proficiency Level: Novice
Program Director: Norman Leonard
Instructors: Gul Goksel, Aydin Goksel
Age of Learners: 6 - 11 years
Reference: Karabağ, H. H. (Producer and performer). (2008). Karagöz [Shadow play]. Available from http://www.videosofturkey.com/video_details.asp?id=135