Stories from Asia

Subject: Literacy/Storytelling
Age Group: 5-11 Year Olds (KS1 & KS2)
Available in London
 

Immerse your children in the ancient world of gods and goddesses and wise gurus as they explore two tales from sacred Hindu texts. This is the perfect accompaniment to Diwali celebrations.

Using drama activities and role-play children bring to life the stories of Arjuna and the Guru Acharya Drona from the Mahabharata and How Prince Rama Rescued Princess Sita From the Evil Demon Ravana from the Ramayana. 

 

Curriculum Link

  • Increasing familiarity with a wide range of fiction from our literary heritage, and stories from other cultures and traditions
 

Important Events Link

This workshop is perfect to support year-round learning as well as the following important events in your year planner:
 
  • International Day of Literacy (Sunday 8th September 2019)
  • Diwali (Sunday 27th October 2019)
  • World Book Day (Thursday 5th March 2020)

  

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Important Information

Type: Drama workshop
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£123 + VAT per session
Number of children: up to 30 - extra children are negotiable
 
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Type: Large group drama
Length of session: 60 minutes
Price£195 + VAT per session
Number of children: 120 - extra children are negotiable
 
All Freshwater drama facilitators are DBS checked
 
 

Benefits

• Curriculum specific
• Experienced facilitator
• Interactive learning
• Opportunity to observe children's progress
• Easy booking process
• Follow-up packs available
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