Wizards & Woods – Drama & Story-Telling

Wizard Story-Telling

NC Links – Literacy Story-writing

Please note, our minimum charge is for 3 hours or a half-day session because of transportation and set up costs. A full day is charged at 5 ½ hours.

The package includes preparatory materials and at least a half-day of follow-up activities Prices are inclusive of materials.

All sessions are delivered by qualified teachers/Forest School leaders.

In Brief – Half or Quarter day package in which Drama and Story-telling are utilized to enable children to be immersed in an adventure and to construct storyboards and role-play based on their experiences.

Experiences – Making a wooden wizard’s staff or wand, engaging in a hunt/walking quest to assemble magical objects to add to the wand. Putting together an outdoor based improvisation/ role-play based on collecting magical objects to defeat of the Wicked Witch of the West. Groups working together in an outdoor/campfire setting to construct the story narrative based on their experiences.

Timing & Numbers – Up to 30 children for 3 hours or two groups of 30 with 1½ sessions. Minimum booking, half-day.

Target Group(s) – Years 3 & 4. ADAPTABLE TO YEARS 1 & 2.

Aims. To encourage story-writing and story-telling skills by creating an imagined outdoor fantasy setting, role-playing characters and experiencing a role-play fantasy adventure in which they participate. To learn basic craft skills and safe tool use in making a Wizard’s Wand