Name: Laurel Heger
Institution: Libraries and or field trips to Community Colleges by 3-6 graders
Audience: Grades 3-6
Thumbelina By Hans Christian Anderson and over 150 fairy tales and stories by Hans Christian Anderson.
The 1952 musical film Hans Christian Andersen, posters for the event (designed by college students), and materials to design finger puppets for the story characters.
Brief outline of program or event:
Children’s literature students from Community colleges would read Thumbelina and use finger puppets to re-enact the story as portrayed in the 1952 movie with Danny Kaye:
A party theme with the sound/music playing I’m Hans Christian Anderson: