"Cap o'Rushes" Lesson Plan


  • Aug 13 2010 9:44 AM

    Mary Kay Monson

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In this lesson, from the University of Calgary, students will read and/or listen to the English folk tale "Cap o'Rushes," and perform it as a Readers Theater piece. Students will also respond to writing prompts, identify basic drama literary terms, compare/contrast with another Cinderella variant, and create a graphic response to the story.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 4 to 12

    Topics: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, English-Language Arts, Theatre, Literary Analysis

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    Grouping: Heterogeneous

    Teaching Method: Skill Building; Hands-on Learning