From Lit to Skit

FROM LIT to SKIT! is designed for the Elementary and Middle school aged student.

FROM LITerature to SKIT 

brings children's literature (primarily folk and fairy tales) to life.

LaurenLanita tell tales from various cultures and then assists students in acting out parts of the tales.

The process involves using music, movement activities and storytelling games to help the students relax, warm-up and develop technique.

Some of the stories previously used in the From Lit to Skit program include:

Aesops Fables
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in Peoples Ears
The Johnnycake
Animal Party
The Foolish Frog
Why Frog and Snake are no longer Friends
Anansi's Waist
Whose in Rabbit's House?
Why Dogs Chase Cats
The Mitten
Why the Sun and Moon live in the Sky
A variety of Myths
Various Brer Rabbit Tales

A From Lit to Skit program lasts approximately 45 to 60 minutes.

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