This volume of short plays, written by Eileen Diamond, Contains nine short plays each with a short synopsis, a collection of songs and a script. This latest edition has been fully revised by the composer and includes a CD recording with both full performance and accompaniment tracks. All of the plays have a clear relevance within the Personal, Social, Health Education (PSHE) and Citizenship curricula for Key Stages 1 and 2 and can be tied in with class projects addressing the various themes. All of the plays have been designed to be simple to produce, props are easily obtainable and production can be undertaken with minimal fuss. In addition Eileen's songs will delight children of all ages and are ideal for school assemblies and end of term concerts.
Introduction; PSHE Relevance; The Toy Shop; The Little Gingerbread Man; The Scarecrow; The Sad King; The Tadpole And The Caterpillar; Big Chief Red Feather; The Princess Who Couldn't Make Up Her Mind; The Sleepy Mandarin; A Little Magic Goes A Wrong Way; Scripts