Very Creative Classroom: Dramatic Storytelling and SEL through the World of Eric Carle (The)

Kim Ratliff

This residency is available in person or virtually SYNCHRONOUS (live).


Want to get your students actively engaged while also instilling the love of literature and help your class learn more about expressing and understanding their own emotions? In this multi-workshop residency students will learn how to recreate the beloved Eric Carle “VERY” series through dramatic storytelling and learn to express and examine the characters’ emotions as well as their own feelings. Join Kim Ratliff as she combines her skills from 30 years as a classroom teacher with her background as a trained storyteller as she leads your class through creative lessons they will always remember!


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



Grade Levels: PreK,K,1,2,3

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 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: in person 30; virtual 15

Availability: Year round; please inquire

Program Length: 45 minutes

Location: At Your School

Requirements: A journal, notebook, or single sheet of paper and pencil for journaling; crayons, markers, colored pencils for drawing

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