Mobile Ed Productions' School Assembly Blog
Yet another new living history character program tours with Mobile Ed - Thomas Jefferson!
In addition to George Washington and Teddy Roosevelt (just to metnion a few), professional historical impersonator Peter Small also portrays founding father Thomas Jefferson in a 45-minute educational assembly program for kids K-12. Read More
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Another new living history program joins the Mobile Ed lineup - Teddy Roosevelt!
We have had numerous historical characters come through Mobile Ed over the years. Our time machine has allowed Thomas Edison, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Ben Franklin, Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, Mark Twain (and even Huckleberry Finn, if he counts) to visit tens of thousands of schools and institutions all over the country.
One character that's always been missing from our menu is Theodore Roosevelt, but not anymore!Now, thanks to experienced historical performer Peter Small, Teddy Roosevelt joins our lineup of professionall "living history" characters! We're very excited to be featuring another historical icon more off the beaten path than Abraham Lincoln, which while an excellent program, we realize many schools have already experienced and are looking for something new for this generation of students.Read More
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We put the A in STEAM in this comprehensive update of our hit program
STEM Museum has only been on the road for two years and is already one of the most popular programs we have ever offered. Due to the demand, we created a second unit of the traveling museum...but we didn't stop there.
We went STEAM.Read More
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History comes alive with Thomas Edison - now available in Califorina and the Pacific Northwest
Our Thomas Edison assembly program has been a mainstay in our lineup for years. Some of our very best performers have played the role of the world's greatest inventor including Joe French, Jim Tait, Ryan Thompson, Tom Swenson, Tom Johnson and more.
Now, Peter Small joins the list of world-class Thomas Edison performers! This veteran history performer also portrays George Washington, Teddy Roosevelt and Thomas Jefferson in school assemblies of their own. He will be playing Edison (and the other characters) in schools in California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Nedava, New Mexcio and Colorado, with other states to be announced.
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Announcing a New Assembly and a New Performer!
Mobile Ed Productions is proud to announce the newest member of the school assembly family - veteran historical performer Peter Small! Mr. Small has been impersonating nearly a dozen different historical characters all over the country for the last 20 years.Read More
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Don’t you just love to be able to say that? Whenever we are involved in any project and we can say that we feel great. As a school show presenter, I like to put the key into the ignition of my Ford one-ton van after loading up all my equipment and have the feeling everything went “just like clockwork”. That would mean a minimum of proper planning and communication would have been executed by a number of key players. Let’s look at all of the individuals and their roles to make this happen.
Kids love an IHFT. Teachers love an IHFT. Parent/teacher organizations love an IHFT. So what is an IHFT? The acronym stands for In House Field Trip! So why have an IHFT instead of the standard field trip because students love those too?
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I think that is an honest question that I am dying to answer. Most people will confess that history was boring to them in school. I am one of those. My son and my wife are just the opposite. They LOVE history. I wish I had too. I believe if I had been exposed to a few assembly programs featuring believable historical characters that were interesting, held my attention, carried me to their time in history, and challenged my thinking, I would have had a totally different attitude as I entered the history classroom.