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Drama Sessions for Primary Schools and Drama Clubs

Magazine article NATE Classroom

Drama Sessions for Primary Schools and Drama Clubs

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Drama sessions for Primary Schools and Drama Clubs

Alison Day

Routledge 2011

ISBN 9780415603386

24.99 [pounds sterling]

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Alison Day outlines 33 practical and user-friendly drama sessions; 11 for each term. This is a 'pick up and go' manual for use in the primary classroom or for a drama club. The sessions can be delivered to the children exactly as they are set out, requiring no other gathering of information or resources. Or the book could be used as a starting-point to stimulate other creative ideas.

For the author, one of the main purposes of drama is to enable children to develop the social skills needed to become effective and positive communicators. Confident and articulate young people will emerge from these drama sessions. Links to the SEAL curriculum and the Literacy Framework are included.

Each session is divided into a warm-up, a game and one or two exercises, timed to last between 45 minutes to an hour. …

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