--Good for upper elementary or lower school grades
--Good for middle school grades
Take the guesswork out of your students’ original dramatic projects whether in Drama class or integrated into mainstream classes such as Language Arts or Social studies. This bundle utilizes the same techniques professional playwrights have used for centuries to create our greatest masterpieces, only simplified in an active learning approach to reach ALL your students.
Part 1 includes 7 basic playwrighting skills applied through the structures of improvisation and Creative Drama. Part 2 includes 7 more advanced skills that encourage deeper, more critical thought processes that really work, even with the younger students. Class length and sequence are fairly flexible to fit a range of ages and class types. Includes lesson plans, standards, and notes to make the process engaging yet organized.
Be sure to download the FREE Shakespeare Shorties: Playwrighting Skills Bookmarks, handy tools that list all 14 skills students can keep right at their desks and incorporate daily into their creative activities.