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The Cambodian Myth of Lightning, Thunder, and Rain
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Life—plants, animals, people—depend on water. Its importance is evident in the number of myths in global cultures that offer explanations for the origins of rain, thunder, and lightning. A sacred dance drama that represents the Cambodian...
Drama and African American Folktales: Addressing the Social Development Needs of My Students
Fifth graders develop cultural awareness of their heritage, therefore building their self-esteem. They discover the link between learning and social skills and recognize that learning is an integral part of their lives. The recognize...
What Did I Do To Be So Black And Blue: How Did Jazz Influence Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How did jazz influence Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man? Class members read some of Ellison's non-fiction writings about blues and jazz, listen to records, watch videos, and engage in student-centered discussions. They then produce podcasts...
Using Drama Techniques To Perform the Story, Alexander And the
2nd - 3rd
A read aloud of Leo Lionni's, Alexander and the Wind-Up Mouse precedes creating small group dramatizations of the story. Gtoups discuss the story and related vocabulary for comprehension. They perform the story using expressive dialogue.
Reel to Real: Adapting Macbeth Throne of Blood
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
It's a tale of life, retold by a genius, full of sound and fury. Akira Kurosawa's Throne of Blood takes center stage in a resource that spotlights how the director adapted the characters and themes in Shakespeare's Macbeth to Japanese...