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ERIC Number: ED063293
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Pages: 16
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Children's Theatre: Drama, English.
Davis, Ellen B.
A course in the production of plays for and with children for presentation at elementary schools is outlined. This course involves choosing the play and mounting the production. The performance objectives indicate the student will: develop the necessary stage disciplines to perform as a member of a production unit; reacquaint himself with a child's world through examining nursery rhymes and children's stories; free his body and imagination through interpreting nursery rhymes and children's stories in mime form; contrast character stereotypes that are present in many children's stories; choose a play for production purposes; and organize the production elements of a children's play. The course outline consists of: I. Performance Objectives; II. Course Content; III. Teaching Strategies; IV. Learning Activities; V. Student Resources; and, VI. Teacher Resources. (LS)
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Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.