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Re: Drama/Art

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freckles spots (freckles_spot)
Wed, 05 Aug 1998 08:16:08 PDT

This reminded me of a project I did with my 5th graders at the end of
the year. I broke the class into groups of 3-5 students. Their mission
was to create a new product and market it with a commercial and magazine
ad. Some of their ideas were very creative....Jeannie Hair like magic; Roadkill Cafe....where the road comes to
your table; Suicide Pop...the great mix for life; Pimple Zapper...Zap
your mountian of zips to valleys. As you can see they got very

After they had their product and jingle...they had to write and rehearse
a commercial. I taped their commercials and we watched the tape at
their 5th grade party. Everyone enjoyed the project.

Judy in Oklahoma

>From: MrsSpyboy
>Date: Wed, 5 Aug 1998 09:14:29 EDT
>Subject: Re: Drama/Art
>I did an unusual project that links drama and art. I allowed the
children to
>write their own movie, then film it with a video camera! They had a
>Each class worked as a team to create a movie. I did it at the end of
the year
>as a loose fun end-of-the-year activity and allowed all the classes to
>the finished movies the last day of school. That took care of the
problem of
>overly excited children on the last days of school too!
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