Griot’s Corner is a program tailored for K - through 3rd Grade students that uses storytellers and children activities to highlight freedom, acceptance,multiculturalism and citizenship. The “Griot” (ɡrēˈō, ˈɡrēō) is a West African storyteller, historian and/or musician.

Written by Market Shippard
Illustrated by Charly Palmer

A young boy makes his own rainy day fun by thinking up an adventure, putting it together with the help and permission of his parents. Mitchelville tie: “Back in the day” of Mitchelville, children weren’t bored! They also had school work, but had to make up their own toys and games. We have been doing the same thing for many generations.