jacklads wrote: > > >>> <jacklads> 09/10 5:16 AM >>> > To all: I am a new member to the list serve. I am the literary arts > specialist (aka librarian) at a K - 5 arts magnet school ( that is > located in an urban at risk neighborhood). We aggressively integrate and > infuse the arts into the all the curriculum. Literature is the thread > that binds all the strands of learning together. We strongly emphasize > process over product and focus on the arts as they relate to each other > as well as each art in its pure form. We are attempting to develop a > stronger drama component to add to our already strong music, visual > arts, dance and literature program.With this in mind, I have a very > creative 4th grade classroom teacher who is interested in dramatizing > tall tales. Is anyone aware of whre I could aquire a source of scripts > or any suggestions on how to accomplish this. > Thank you, G. Lynne Chapuis, Sadler Arts Academy Muskogee, OK > > I sent my message to the wrong address. I have been monitoring for > several days and there seems to be a wealth of information here!
I use any story that relates to the curriculum. First we read the story,
then we act it out. Next, we discuss what scene would give a visual
picture of the story, and create whatever we need for that scene. The
scene is then displayed on a school wall.