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, qLiterary Ideasq 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: Poetry for Choral Readings Fairy Tales for Reader's Theater Folk Tale Plays Fairy Tale Alterations for Reader's Theater Fairy Tale Alterations for Plays Modern Fairy Tale Plays Story Joke Plays Poetry Plays Historical Plays Modern Cultural Myth PlaysScript Adaptation Sheet 1. What fairy tale will ... The day before their Christmas party, the children hide in the attic and eat a whole wall of the partya#39;s gingerbread house. They complain about ... wear play clothes. Modern Fairy Tale Plays 75. 2.
|Title||:||Literary Ideas and Scripts for Young Playwrights|
|Author||:||Lisa Kaniut Cobb|
|Publisher||:||Libraries Unlimited - 2004|