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History of the Olympics School Assembly  Product 21 of 56 in category History  Events Leading up to the American War of Independence Class Play

Ancient China Class Play

 
 
Ancient China Class Play
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Description

Ancient China School Assembly 

Duration

Around 10 – 15 minutes  reading time

Cast Size

30 – easily adjustable up or down

How can you 'cast' a rat, an ox, a tiger, a rabbit, a dragon, a snake, a horse, a sheep, a monkey, a rooster, a dog and a pig -  all inside one play? Simple! Re-tell the story of Ancient China - vial all 12 animals of the Zodiac!

(Also available, set of 5 guided reading play scripts plus quizzes - Beginnings of a great civilization, Confucius, First Emperor, Life in Ancient China and a Chinese Myth: The Monkey who would be King - see Guided Reading Play Scripts Section)

Sample text:

(Loud rumbling sound; Farmer, Rat and Ox run for cover; whole casts sways backwards and forwards)

(Enter Chang Heng clutching seismograph, Cai Lun, Peasant, Monkey and Sheep, bleating with fear)

Sheep:           Don't panic! Don't panic! Nothing to worry about! Just a wee ....(Shrieking) EARTHQUAKE!

(Whole cast cover their heads with their hands)

Chang Heng: It's all right, everybody. Now I have invented the seismograph here, we know when an earthquake's coming!

Sheep:           Yes, and it's here! Right now, in case you hadn't noticed! Couldn't you have invented something a bit more useful - like how to stop it?!

(Rumbling subsides, everybody sighs with relief)

Sheep:           Wow! You did it! That was impressive!

Chang Heng: (Coughing) Er, well, of course. Us inventors are capable of anything!

Monkey:       (Sarcastically) Yeah, right! Time for a quick reality check. Remind me, what were the four Great Inventions of Ancient China?

Sheep:           That would be the compass, gunpowder, printing

Cai Lun:         And paper making! I can take credit for that invention!

Sheep:           What did you use?

Cai Lun:         Oh just mulberry bark and bamboo fibers mixed together in water. Course I had no idea what my little recipe would go on to yield

Peasant:        What, like toilet paper, tea bags and money? (Holding up each in turn)

Cai Lun:         My goodness! So many different uses. And there was me thinking it would just be used to write on!

(Enter Confucius)

 

 

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