Toe Tickling Fables

Susansylvia Scott

This workshop nurtures pre-writing and pre-reading skills, while playfully bringing the simple moral of a fable into actual classroom interactions.  Master teaching artist, Susansylvia Scott, guides the students to enhanced self confidence and wonderful imagining by acting out the fables.  

For another workshop that emphasizes pre-reading skills, see Susansylvia's The Cow Jumped Over the Moon.


Residency option also available. Please inquire.


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at


Grade Levels: K,1,2

Fees: $110 single, $95 each for 2 or more on the same day / The break between workshops must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title I Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 20 for Kindergarten; 25-27 1st or 2nd grade students

Availability: Mondays are best; Please inquire for other days

Program Length: 30 minutes

Teacher Guide: toe tickling fables

Requirements: Please note, we request that each age group have their own workshop to ensure developmentally-appropriate practices. Requires a space large enough for the class to sit in a circle and room to move.

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