Company: TheatreworksUSADate: Monday, February 26, 10am & 12:30pmCurriculum Connections: Literature-based, MusicSuggested Audience: K-4Study Guide Available Here
Description: Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin Dragons love all sorts of tacos—except spicy ones! When a boy throws his new dragon friends a spicy salsa taco party , red-hot trouble ensues. Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein It’s bedtime for the little red chicken. Papa is going to read her a story, but the chicken can’t help interrupting. Will the chicken ever get to sleep? The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds A story about the creative spirit in all of us. Vashti can’t draw, but when her teacher says “Just make a mark and see where it takes you.” Vashti discovers she is an artist, after all. Mercy Watson Goes for a Ride by Kate DiCamillo, Illustrated by Chris Van Dusen. Mercy, a porcine wonder, and Mr. Watson go for a ride every Saturday in Mr. Watson’s automobile. But one Saturday, guess who winds up behind the wheel? Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa School Days by Erica Silverman, painted by Betsy Lewin Yee Haw! Cowgirl Kate and her loyal horse Cocoa are the perfect pair. They do everything together, until school is in session—and horses are not allowed!
BEYOND THE PERFORMANCE
KALEIDOSCOPE CONNECTIONS: UNI Education Majors will visit your classroom to deliver a pre-performance lesson with your students. The lesson will include participatory activities, discussion, and student centered work that connects them to the performance.
-Grades: 1-4-Available: Friday, February 23, 2018-Duration: One, 45-minute lesson-Cost: FREE-To request, contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or firstname.lastname@example.org by February 1, 2018
THEATER TOUR following the performance. Registration required. Contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or email@example.com at least two weeks prior.