2016 PA Renaissance Faire!!
Elementary/Jr High School Days at the Faire!
School Days at the Renaissance Faire
Thursday, Oct. 6th, 9am-3pm
2775 Lebanon Road
**4 years of age and under are FREE*
PayPal: You may use PayPal. Please send payment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
**Please RSVP no later than Monday, September 26th 2016 and payment must be received by Friday, September 30th 2016 . sign in, receive name tags & wrist bands,receive maps/schedule, hear announcements. I will NOT take payment on the day of the event.
Lunch: you may either purchase lunch at the Faire or bring a bagged lunch. There will be a lunch tent for those who wish to bring their lunch and store it in a cooler.
Purpose: Educational and Social
Learning Objectives: Students who choose to participate in the creative writing contest will demonstrate their understanding of the Renaissance period and its relevance in history. Story will include at least TWO CHARACTERS from the 2015 Faire where:
_____ Story shows knowledge and understanding of characters
_____ Story is historically connected to time frame of the Renaissance Faire.
If using Elizabethan vocabulary and phrasing, be sure you have used them correctly. (Refer to the “Shakespeare Language” (pg. 11) section of the guide)
_____ Use a spell-checker or dictionary to check spelling
_____ Check your entry for proper use of punctuation and grammar
_____ Read the story to someone to check that your writing makes sense, is organized, the relationships between characters are local, and actions are clear
_____ Give your entry a title that relates well to your story
Students will enhance their knowledge of the Renaissance period through lively interaction with the actors who will portray real characters in history (Shakespeare, Queen Elizabeth etc). Students will learn about the day to day lives of the people. Encounter Hundreds of colorfully costumed characters. Witness handcrafted demonstrations. Sing a Faire Song for the Queen. Become pawns in the Human Chess Match. Enjoy period foods from 20 Royal Kitchens Marvel at dozens of live shows Learn the art of juggling - See more at: http://www.parenfaire.com/education/schooldays/index.php#sthash.WsmMeel7.dpuf
OLS Hours: 180 minutes of history and 180 minutes of English/language arts
Ye Olde Agenda
9:00am --Gates open!!
3:00pm--closing ceremonies/ Joust!!!
Please contact FSC should you have any questions: Heidi Lightner email@example.com
**Keep watching Blackboard for student guides to be posted**
- An adult chaperone must stay on-site for all PA Virtual events.
- Shoes must be worn at all times.
- All PA Virtual events are smoke-free.
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- In consideration of our students with allergies, please refrain from bringing balloons or food containing nut products.
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