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The Snowy Day and Other Stories

Tuesday, Feb 18, 2020 at 12:30 PM
The Snowy Day and Other Stories

Overview

Company: Childsplay
Date: Tuesday, February 18th, 2019,  10am & 12:30pm
Curriculum Connections: 
Language Arts, Science, Puppetry, Social Emotional Learning
Suggested Audience: Grades PreK-3
Study Guide Available Here

Description: Follow Peter and his friends through winter, spring, summer and fall as they romp and play, start snow ball fights and make snow angels, journey in space and under the sea, and more, all in this imaginative musical play. Using innovative shadow puppetry, THE SNOWY DAY celebrates the magic and boundless possibilities of childhood and the challenges of growing up.      

Keats’ treasured characters come to life in this humorous and fun adaptation of the collected stories: "Whistle for Willie", "Goggles!", "A Letter to Amy", and "The Snowy Day." A classic since its publication in 1962 and winner of the Caldecott Medal, "The Snowy Day" was one of the first picture books for young people to feature an African American protagonist and is still beloved today.


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. 

-Duration: One, 45-minute lesson
-Cost: FREE
-To request, contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or amy.hunzelman@uni.edu at least two weeks prior
   

THEATER TOUR following the performance. Registration required. Contact Amy at 319-273-3679 or amy.hunzelman@uni.edu at least two weeks prior.  

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