Creating a visual experience using CREATIVE ARTS and MAGIC to show easy examples of how to re-duce, re-use and up-cycle with objects found in the house. In doing that, the students will understand what these concepts are and why they are important. Using STORYTELLING AND by giving them each materials that they can DESIGN into an up-cycled creative art at home themselves, creates a full rounded and internal experience to inspire them to care for the earth.
About the Director:
Studying performing arts and teaching in drama at the Waterfront Theatre College, she taught drama at the Stellenbosch Waldorf School for 3 years and in 2016 she was a part of a programme called ‘Miss Earth South Africa’ and became one of 16 National finalists. At the end of the year she wrote a play called “The Recycling adventures of Reece”. A play that aims to inspire children and up lift them through storytelling and teaches them about taking care of the earth.
of students: 100
(For each student): Materials to create an up-cycled design for themselves. (There are options and depends on what each school prefers.)
Production runs once a year during the months of May and June.
To create a sustainable difference and educate our children through storytelling, inspiring them to care for the earth so that they can have a greener future.
Duration: 35 Minutes
Age Range: 7 years - 9 years
Grades: Grade 1 - Grade 3
Creative Arts, Design, Dramatic Arts, Life Orientation/Life Skills, Social Sciences, Visual Arts
Choices, Climate Change, Creativity, Environmental awareness, Imagination, Life skills, Other, Self-efficacy
Performed for the following schools:
Micklefield Primary School, Mondeor Primary School, Stellenbosch Waldorf Primary School, El Marine Primary School, Temprance Town Primary School