The Power of Story–“26 Pebbles” – A Student Play About HOPE in the Aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: “26 Pebbles” a student production about HOPE in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. This play brings to light the real words of the people who lived this.

Type of Video: Story*
Unique Video ID: DTheatre-226**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video as part of an arts integration/cross curricular unit/activity where students use scene writing to share what they’ve learned about a topic. View the video to see how this student play took a topic and created a play from it.


*Story videos employ a narrative form to highlight a topic, location, or practitioner in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.