Readers Theater Play | Sedna An Inuit Tale of Alaska

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This dramatic reader's theater play script is based on an Inuit folk tale. It has roles for 20 + students is suitable for upper elementary gifted or middle school students whether studying culture of the Native Americans, Alaskan territory or a drama class. This is a perfect script for the winter months.

In addition, a teacher could assign this script for students distance learning. #DistanceLearningTPT

Based on the beloved Inuit folk tale by the same name, students will have an opportunity to:

  • explore creation myths of the Inuit culture—specifically the origin of whales, walruses and seals and why the ocean is sometimes calm and other times raging
  • dramatize a folk tale with chanting
  • use their imaginations to express emotion through their voices
  • learn a dance of the Inuit culture

integrate with your vocal music teacher and present the play together! Your students can sing and accompany the song with drums and/or mallet instruments. (Optional)

This product comes with:

  • Letter to teacher
  • Warm up
  • Procedure or rehearsal schedule
  • Rationale for teaching creation myths
  • Six page script with roles for 20 + students
  • Sound effects list
  • Original song reminiscent of the Inuit culture
  • Source list with suggestions for dances

Comprehensive? You bet! This is a successful teaching and learning experience created by a veteran drama teacher of thirty-eight years.

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Sedna, an Inuit Tale

"This resource is a fantastic way to tie Social Studies into reading! Thank you!"

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