The PowerPoint lesson briefly explains what an ensemble is and the importance of working as a team in drama before introducing 10 activities that promote awareness of the group, team work, trust, problem solving and focus.
An anticipatory worksheet that can be used to get students thinking about the topic and sharing their own ideas before beginning the PPT lesson and a reflection worksheet that can be given to students to complete for homework afterwards are also included.
Students will improve their ability to work effectively as a team in the drama classroom through a variety of ensemble building activities.
1) Anticipatory Questions
2) Ensemble Building PPT
3) Reflection Questions