Bring history to life with historical skits!
From the Greek isles where Pandora opened the box to the desert with the Israelites during the Exodus to the home of Augustine in the late 300s the skits in this book will help your students experience history in a whole new way. Walk the halls of Pharaoh’s palace with Joseph as he interprets the king’s dreams. Learn a valuable lesson with Alexander the Great when he visits a conquered king. Count the cost of being a Christian with those of the early Church.
In this book there are historical plays ranging from the time of the ancient Greeks to four hundred years after the death of Christ. The skits will use anywhere from two to ten actors.
While memorizing the date that Hannibal was defeated at the Battle of Zama is important, acting out a skit that shows what life was like for his soldiers is quite captivating. In this book there are twenty-two historical plays.