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Author Cobb, Lisa K.
Title Literary Ideas and Scripts for Young Playwrights.
Imprint Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, 2004.


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Description 1 online resource (192 pages)
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Contents Contents; List of Forms; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Poetry for Choral Readings; 2. Fairy Tales for Readers Theatre; 3. Fairy Tale Plays; 4. Fairy Tale Variations for Readers Theatre; 5. Fairy Tale Variations for Plays; 6. Modern Fairy Tale Plays; 7. Story Joke Plays; 8. Poetry Plays; 9. Historical Plays; 10. Cultural Myth Plays; 11. Original Story Plays; Glossary; Index; About the Author and the Illustrator.
Summary This collection presents techniques for tapping a broad range of literary sources to inspire young writers. Drawing upon poetry, folk tales, story jokes, and more, Literary Ideas walks students in grades 3-8 through the process of creating new stories and developing them as scripts for choral readings, readers theatre, and classroom plays. The process inspires creativity, problem solving, observation, and listening skills within a writing and theatrical framework. Includes the following: | oetry for Choral Readings airy Tales for Reader's Theater olk Tale Plays Fairy Tale lterations for.
Other Title 9781591580713