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How to turn picture books into plays

Learning type: Classroom activity
Category: Author/book resource, Drama and screenwriting, Talking and listening
Programme: Book Week Scotland, First Ministers Reading Challenge, Live Literature
Language: English
Age group: 6-8

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There are three kit lists available to support the main resource. These kit lists are for books: Monkey Puzzle by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler; Lullabyhullabaloo by Mick Inkpen; Jack and the Beanstalk by Richard Walker and Niamh Sharkey.

The video is an excellent introduction to creating picture book plays with drama specialist Pam Wardell. It shows highlights from a session with children from Edinburgh Montessori Arts School. 

Video Creating picture book plays