Act!vated Story Theatre takes students along on a voyage of the imagination to foreign lands, distant eras and colorful cultures. Since 1988, thousands and thousands of preschool, elementary and middle school students and their teachers have laughed and learned as Act!vated Story Theatre has held them spellbound during school assemblies all across the U.S.
Folklore and performing arts enrich the lives of children by broadening their perspective and providing them with inspiring and thought-provoking stories. The multicultural folktales in the show are carefully selected to illustrate and encourage positive character traits such as independent thinking, creativity, self-esteem, motivation, determination and respect for others. The virtual school programs also stress the importance of reading, and help instill a fascination with books.
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