Freedrama Lesson Plans http://www.freedrama.net/teach.html This free play script website has numerous lesson plan ideas on how to use drama in the classroom including MadScripts (fill in the blank plays) and improv games.
Radio Dramas in the Classroom http://www.ravenradiotheater.com The Raven Radio Theater offers radio drama scripts complete with casting directions, detailed instructions for finding and/or making the necessary mechanical sound effects, a full set of sound effects cue cards, and an audio CD with music and background sounds customized for each play.
Most of the plays can be performed by twenty to thirty-five students as readers theater, readers theater with sound effects, school assemblies or recorded.
Drama in the ESL classroom http://esldrama.weebly.com/ Drama in the ESL classroom
This site is designed as a resource for ESL/EFL teachers who are interested in learning how to incorporate dramatic techniques into their lessons.
This site contains information about improvisation, role-play, and scriptwriting.
Key Stage 3 Drama Lesson Plans http://www.drama-lesson-plans.co.uk Key Stage 3 Drama Lesson Plans
Imaginative and original schemes of work complete with music and film resources. Numerous plans available for Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9 teaching, complete with assessment resources and materials.
Drama Unit Lesson Plans http://education.byu.edu/arts/lessonplans/drama.html Drama Unit Lesson Plans | Beginning Acting | Creating Characters | Character Development | Characterization | Fundamentals of Acting | Improvisation | Movement and Mannerisms | Introduction to Directing | Dramatic Structure | The Stage | Scene Development | Costume Construction |
Ideas For Teaching Drama http://www.dramateachers.co.uk/ Ideas For Teaching Drama
This site contains my own collection of ideas I have used for teaching drama both in Theatre Workshop contexts for Youth Theatre Groups and for developing spoken language skills with students across a variety of age and ability ranges.
Animals | Christmas | Communication | General Themes | Humour | Machines | Space
Story Work | The Sea |
The Great Shakespeare Experiment http://www.pbs.org/wnet/dancin/resources/lesson_plan-t2.html The Great Shakespeare Experiment
Students will interpret and perform a scene from William Shakespeare's HAMLET.
This engaging lesson provides students with a fun and simple introduction to exploring Shakespeare through the use of text from HAMLET. It allows students to play with Shakespeare in a direct and enjoyable way. At the end of this lesson, students will have a greater ease and understanding of performing and studying Shakespeare. Students will also gain an appreciation for the role of the actor in interpreting a text by making choices.
Classroom Lesson Plans by Matt Buchanan http://www.childdrama.com/lessons.html Classroom Lesson Plans by Matt Buchanan
This website is packed with resources for Drama Teachers in Elementary and Secondary Schools, and for producers of Theatre for Young Audiences. I created this website to help me get my own plays out there, and to provide help and support to producers, school Theatre directors, and classroom Drama teachers. Since then it has become one of the biggest educational drama resources on the net. There is all sorts of great stuff here!