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Grasmere School

Canadian Leadership Moments

Trickster Theatre logoour students at Grasmere School will work with professional artists from Trickster Theatre for one week to create an original performance based around our theme.

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Grasmere School is located approximately 70km northwest of Edmonton, in the village of Alberta Beach. Currently we have 150 students who attend kindergarten to grade seven. There is a teaching staff of 10 and 6 support staff.

Our students, teachers, and staff are very excited to work with Trickster Theatre in the 2017-18 school year to put on our show on Canadian Leadership Moments.

We greatly appreciate your help and look forward to sharing our finished work with you!

  • Full Project Summary

    Grasmere School will look at Canadian Leadership Moments focusing on Canada’s 150th birthday while including The Habits of Highly Effective People.  Students will choose their own theme and area of interest on leadership in Canada.

    Such interests could include: the career of Emily Carr, a trailblazer for women in Canadian art; notable First Nations leaders in Canadian history such as Elijah Harper; and even the story of the Canadarm. They will then create a performance based on these stories. All segments will be linked together for the final show, performed for students, parents and community members on the last day of the residency.

  • Project Outcome

    Looking at leadership in Canada will inspire our students to take leadership roles. They will be responsible for producing the show, writing scripts, making props, and performing. Students will need to take leadership to ensure the success of the team. This skill can be applied to many aspects of their education and future careers.

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    • Lives Affected150
    • CountryCanada
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Kids Go Global is a place for Elementary, Junior and Senior High schools to explore Global Issues and then work alone or with NGOs to take action locally and internationally. It also supports students acting out the issues using theatre and provides opportunities to share student work and projects. It is a partnership between schools, NGOs and Trickster Theatre.

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