Charlie Needs a New Cloak
This workshop brings literature to life in a hands-on exploration of the new children's classic Charlie Needs a Cloak by Tomie dePaola.
Activities and demonstrations allow students to participate step by step in the discovery of how a sheep's haircut is turned into a warm and beautiful garment. At the conclusion of the workshop the children take home their own miniature version of Charlie's new cloak.
Length of Program: 90 minutes, led by a costumed interpreter.
Curriculum Themes Addressed:
How early Americans met their needs.
How seasons affect our lives
Differences between then and now
Language Arts Standard Skills Enhanced:
Identify, explain, and evaluate ideas
Use illustrations to understand text
$6.00 per student, 1 free adult ticket.
Title One Schools:
$8.00 per Student, 2 free adult tickets.
All school staff members may attend at no additional charge.
School Reservations Office: Monday-Friday, 8:00A.M-4:00P.M
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