Gizo-Gizo! A Tale from the Zongo Lagoon

Gizo-Gizo! A Tale from the Zongo Lagoon

Gizo-Gizo! A Tale from the Zongo Lagoon
Extracts
  • Using story as the primary learning, teaching and engagement tool, the Zongo Story Project strives to elevate proficiencies in oral, written, and visual forms of literacy; promote the knowledge building of local history, local culture and local contemporary concerns; and lay the crucial foundation for the acquisition of vital twenty-first century critical thinking skills.

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Contributor Picks
  • The genesis of this book is itself unique–it grew out of a series of educational workshops in a predominantly Islamic area of Ghana–and this is evidenced by the traditional story structure and the cultural and linguistic references found throughout the work.

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Reviews
  • The story is one any child can relate to and would make a great piece for study on environmental justice, community development, and corporate responsibility.

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