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Victoria's Chance
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Format: DVD
Length: 11:30 Minutes
Grade Level: 4-12
Closed Captioned
Price: $25.00
In a small fishing village in Ghana, a child is being celebrated. A welcoming ceremony -- "Kpodziemo" or "Outdooring"-- is held only after the mother believes her child will survive. This age-old ceremony is about the dreams of all parents for all children.

Joshua Korley has been fishing his entire life. His most prized possession is his outboard motor. He nets about 50 dollars a week when the fishing is good. Joshua believes his lack of education has been a setback in his life. His daughter, 12-year-old Victoria, has a dream: to become a doctor. Public schools in Ghana are free, but overcrowded. There are 73 students in a class. Joshua wants something better for Victoria.

Victoria’s Chance covers numerous educational standards across several subject areas including ELL, Media/Technology, Language Arts, Social Studies, and World Languages for Grades 4-12. To find which standards it covers specific to your grade, subject area, and which standards your district follows, use our Standards Alignment tool.
Subject Areas:
Business / Family & Consumer Science
World History / Geography
West African Culture
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Table of Contents (also included in DVD)
Teacher's Guide (also included on DVD)
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