This teaching unit introduces students to the key structural skills and forms that are necessary to undertake Drama effectively. It develops them across the key stage and equips them for GSCE Drama. They will also develop their ability to perform group work, independent learning and creative writing as well as their ability to evaluate their own work and that of others.
Each lesson plan has clearly stated objectives and learning outcomes. They are structured to include introductory warm up, development and plenary sessions. A home work task is also included.
This teaching unit contains 6 drama lesson plans.
Supporting Materials include
Additional resources are included in the Appendices
The teaching unit is supplied as a PDF file, readable on most computers.
Active unit featuring the lost boys, Captain Hook and a ticking crocodile. (Grade 6)
From cave paintings, flags and flashlights to the telephone (Grade 6)
Drama scheme set on that fateful night to remember in 1912 (Grade 6)
Stock characters with Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Grade 6)
Learn mime using the magic of Charlie Chaplin and The Kid (Grade 6)
Drama based on the issues and experiences faced by refugees (Grade 6)
Spend a night at the haunted house of Miss Screech (Grade 6)
Physical drama based on the tales of Pirates and lost treasure (Grade 6)
Introducing facial expressions, gestures and body language (Grade 6)
The Tortoise and the Hare and the origins of the Olympics (Grade 6)
Character development using the traditional Chinese legend (Grade 6)
Creating drama using social and economic issues and tensions (Grade 6)