The programme is estimated to be carried out for example by two teachers and approx. 25 pupils over a period of 20 hours.
1. The story of "The Princess and the Pea" is read aloud or told.
2. Discuss the fairy tale, characters, setting, etc. with the pupils.
3. Create the following groups:
(theatre, paper puppets)
Punch and Judy Show
(pupils as figures)
Divide the fairy tale into acts:
a. Narrator (for introduction)
b. The arrival of the princess
c. The bedroom in the castle
d. At night (the princess moaning and sighing)
e. In the morning
f. The wedding (cabinet of curiosities)
The maids of honour The prince