The King in the Kitchen. By Margaret E. Slattery . Genre: Play. King. Princess. Characters:. Cook. Guard. 1 st Kitchen Maid. 2 nd Kitchen Maid. Duke. Peasant. Vocabulary. That man is a peasant loner worker. worker. This room looks like a dungeon. prison basement. prison.
By Margaret E. Slattery
1st Kitchen Maid
2nd Kitchen Maid
That man is a peasant
Which detail is the best clue that the king was probably a harsh and difficult ruler?
a. He sent the peasant to the dungeon.
b. He gave the duke glue to eat.
a. He had a recipe before going to the kitchen.
b. He believed he could do anything he wanted to.
a. The peasant asked to marry the princess.
b. The duke tasted the king’s soup.
Turn to your partner and discuss…
How were the peasant and the duke ALIKE in the way that they treated the king?
What is unusual about where the king will spend most of his time in the near future?