Mindful Messages: Healing Thoughts for the Hip and Hop Descendants from the Motherland
Deborah Day (A) and Adrienne Drayton (ILT)
List Price: $14.95 (Paperback - Curriculum / Health, Culture and Life Skills - 2004)
The Mindful Messages Mentoring Program is an innovative African Centered Health Education, Culture and Life Skills Curriculum for youth ages 11-18. It perfect for Home Scholars, Rites of Passage, After School and Church Youth Programs.
Mindful Messages is the hand book for the curriculum and contains the following:
26 Alliteration (spoken word) Poems from A to Z that focus on topics and themes that are relevant to healthy youth development ie: HIV/AIDS Awareness and Prevention, Abstinence, Safe Sex, Drugs, Peer Pressure, Relationships, Education etc.
103 Adinkra Symbols
Mindful Messages Agreements to Stay Abstinent and Drug Free
National HIV/AIDS Directory
Help youth expand their Magnificent Africentric Minds and become a Mindful Messenger! (182 pgs)
Ashay says, "I am proud of this work. I really believe that the more our children know about their own culture and history, the more prepared they will be to deal with life challenges. It's great as a gift or for a student or the classroom!""