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Theatre of the Mind (4th Updated Edition)  Writing and Producing Radio  Dramas in the Classroom
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Theatre of the Mind (4th Updated Edition) Writing and Producing Radio Dramas in the Classroom

By Kisner, Don

Sanger, California: Balance Publishing Company. New with no dust jacket. 2013. 4th Updated Edition. Plastic Comb Binding. 9781878298935 . A teacher's manual. Theatre of the Mind, Writing and Producing Radio Dramas in the Classroom. Includes: A CD containing all the sound effects needed to produce The Last Leaf Radio Script (included). A data CD containing all five production scripts, lesson plans, worksheets and information sheets (print directly form your computer). The production kit titles are "The Last Leaf" (3 separate scripts – Level I, Level II & Level III) , "Planet RT-1" an original script, and "Pandora's Box" adapted from the Greek myth. Theatre of the Mind provides a venue for students to develop and practice ALL their language skills in the context of projects that motivate them to want to learn. These projects bridge the gap between the media of the eye (television/film) and the media of the mind (reading/writing) developing and encouraging internal visualization skills. Writing and producing radio dramas helps students rediscover the need to create, thereby motivating them to become more involved with reading, writing, speaking, and creating. The book includes detailed instructions for writing and producing radio dramas in the classroom using equipment available in most schools. There is even a section on digital recording and editing sound files on the computer; all the step-by-step processes are illustrated using actual images from Adobe Audition (an audio editing software program). THIS BOOK IS NEW. WE ARE THE PUBLISHER. ; Textbook; 8 1/2 By 11 Inches; 151 pages; Media Type: BOOK. .

$39.99

TOLTEC'S TOMB: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT
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TOLTEC'S TOMB: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT

By Roger Rittner

Sanger, California: Balance Publishing Company. New with no dust jacket. 2004. Plastic comb binding. 1878298356 . Publish an audio drama in your classroom! Cast: 4 m, 1 f, 2 either. Brief Summary: A group of archeologists are excavating an ancient Toltec ruin deep in the jungles of Mexico. There is a myth that states: "He who seeks the treasure of the Toltecs, has death at his shoulder." The kit contains: 1) Printed Teaching Materials with plastic comb binding including detailed instructions for informal classroom use, recording the production, and producing the play for an audience. 2) A Data Disk (CD-ROM) containing, student materials, forms, work sheets, student guides, three production scripts – Level I (least challenging technical requirements) ; Level II (slightly more challenging technical requirements) ; Level III (the most challenging version). Adobe Acrobat Reader (Windows & Mac versions) and Audacity for Windows (a free audio editor) are also included on the data disk. 3) Three copies of the an audio CD containing all the recorded sound effects needed to produce any of the three script versions. (Recommended for grade levels 6 and up. ) THIS BOOK IS NEW. ; Textbook; 8.5 by 11" .

$39.95

THE MONKEY'S PAW: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT
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THE MONKEY'S PAW: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT

By W. W. Jacobs (Adapted by Don Kisner & Dennis Rhodus)

Sanger, California: Balance Publishing Company. New with no dust jacket. 2004. Plastic comb binding. 1878298348 . Publish an audio drama in your classroom! Cast: 3 male, 1 female, 2 either. Brief Summary: The story of a mummified, monkey's paw that can bring three people three wishes each. The paw carries a curse, causing the wishes to always be answered with disastrous results. The kit contains: 1) Printed Teaching Materials with plastic comb binding including detailed instructions for informal classroom use, recording the production, and producing the play for an audience. 2) A Data Disk (CD-ROM) containing, student materials, forms, work sheets, student guides, three production scripts – Level I (least challenging technical requirements) ; Level II (slightly more challenging technical requirements) ; Level III (the most challenging version). Adobe Acrobat Reader (Windows & Mac versions) and Audacity for Windows (a free audio editor) are also included on the data disk. 3) Three copies of the an audio CD containing all the recorded sound effects needed to produce any of the three script versions. (Recommended for grade levels 6 and up. ) THIS BOOK IS NEW. ; Textbook; 8.5 by 11" .

$39.95

THE PERFECT TOUCH: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT
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THE PERFECT TOUCH: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT

By Eli Glass

Sanger, California: Balance Publishing Company. New with no dust jacket. 2004. Plastic comb binding. 1878298364 . Publish an audio drama in your classroom! Cast: 2 m, 1 f, 1 either. Brief Summary: David and Rob are out driving in the hills when they discover a "haunted" house and explore it. On the way home, Rob reveals a plan to take his girlfriend up to the house. The ending has an unexpected twist. The kit contains: 1) Printed Teaching Materials with plastic comb binding including detailed instructions for informal classroom use, recording the production, and producing the play for an audience. 2) A Data Disk (CD-ROM) containing, student materials, forms, work sheets, student guides, three production scripts – Level I (least challenging technical requirements) ; Level II (slightly more challenging technical requirements) ; Level III (the most challenging version). Adobe Acrobat Reader (Windows & Mac versions) and Audacity for Windows (a free audio editor) are also included on the data disk. 3) Three copies of the an audio CD containing all the recorded sound effects needed to produce any of the three script versions. (Recommended for grade levels 6 and up. ) THIS BOOK IS NEW. ; Textbook; 8.5 by 11" .

$39.95

THE NECKLACE: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT
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THE NECKLACE: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT

By Guy De Maupassant (Adapted by Dennis Rhodus)

Sanger, California: Balance Publishing Company. New with no dust jacket. 2004. Plastic comb binding. 187829833X . Publish an audio drama in your classroom! Cast: 1 m, 2 f, 2 either. Brief Summary: A young woman borrows a diamond necklace for an important party. She loses the necklace and sets in motion events that alter the rest of her life. The kit contains: 1) Printed Teaching Materials with plastic comb binding including detailed instructions for informal classroom use, recording the production, and producing the play for an audience. 2) A Data Disk (CD-ROM) containing, student materials, forms, work sheets, student guides, three production scripts – Level I (least challenging technical requirements) ; Level II (slightly more challenging technical requirements) ; Level III (the most challenging version). Adobe Acrobat Reader (Windows & Mac versions) and Audacity for Windows (a free audio editor) are also included on the data disk. 3) Three copies of the an audio CD containing all the recorded sound effects needed to produce any of the three script versions. (Recommended for grade levels 6 and up. ) THIS BOOK IS NEW. ; Textbook; 8.5 by 11" .

$39.95

THE LAST LEAF: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT
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THE LAST LEAF: AN AUDIO-THEATRE CLASSROOM PRODUCTION KIT

By O. Henry (Adapted by Don Kisner)

Sanger, California: Balance Publishing Company. New with no dust jacket. 2004. Plastic comb binding. 1878298321 . Publish an audio drama in your classroom! Cast: 1 m, 2 f, 2 either. Brief Summary: O. Henry's famous story of love and self-sacrifice. Johnsy, a young woman living in New York's Greenwich Village during the late 1800's becomes ill with pneumonia and convinces herself that she will die when the last leaf falls off an ancient ivy vine outside her window. The kit contains: 1) Printed Teaching Materials with plastic comb binding including detailed instructions for informal classroom use, recording the production, and producing the play for an audience. 2) A Data Disk (CD-ROM) containing, student materials, forms, work sheets, student guides, three production scripts – Level I (least challenging technical requirements) ; Level II (slightly more challenging technical requirements) ; Level III (the most challenging version). Adobe Acrobat Reader (Windows & Mac versions) and Audacity for Windows (a free audio editor) are also included on the data disk. 3) Three copies of the an audio CD containing all the recorded sound effects needed to produce any of the three script versions. (Recommended for grade levels 6 and up. ) THIS BOOK IS NEW. ; Textbook; 8.5 by 11" .

$39.95