Bauls of Bangladesh


Students will be introduced to the lost culture of folk singers called Bauls. They will also learn about folk tales and attempt to share a folk tale they know.

Student Learning:

  • Students will know about the lifestyle of Bauls and more about them.
  • They will know about the traditional folk stories.
  • Telling stories to the class will increase their speaking level and presentation.

Make sure these questions are covered in class:

  • Why do Bauls dress in a different way?
  • Where can we find Bauls?
  • Why do they sing in a different way?
  • Why are they important to us?