Wizard of Oz
by American Family Theater
Follow the Yellow Brick Road and explore the enchanting land over the rainbow where dreams really do come true! This original musical based on the classic 1900 children’s novel “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” by L. Frank Baum, includes all your favorites: Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, Tinman and the Cowardly Lion. Of course, the Wicked Witch of the West will try to stop them from reaching the Emerald City and the notorious Wizard!
CALIFORNIA COMMON CORE STANDARDS EASILY APPLIED IN YOUR CLASSROOM:
- K.RL.2: With prompting and support, retell familiar stories, including key details.
- 2.SL.2: Recount or describe key ideas or details from a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media.
- 3.RL.6: Distinguish their own point of view from that of the narrator or those of the characters.
Lesson Plan Idea: Baum’s original novel is said to be a political commentary of the expansion ofrailroads in the U.S. Research this topic and discuss its plausibility as a class.
The performance was absolutely wonderful! The children were spellbound the whole time!
– 2nd grade teacher, Monroe Elementary School
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Study Guide (PDF)
Education Programs On Sale August 12, 2013 starting at 9:00am.Order Form (PDF)
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