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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 11 new and published books in the subject of Drama — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Drama Education and Dramatherapy

    Exploring the space between disciplines

    By Clive Holmwood

    Dramatherapy is increasingly being used in schools and educational establishments as a way of supporting young people’s emotional needs. This book examines the space between drama education and Dramatherapy exploring the questions: Does a therapist teach? When does the role of the drama teacher...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Drama, Disability and Education

    A critical exploration for students and practitioners

    By Andy Kempe

    What can society learn about disability through the way it is portrayed in TV, films and plays? This insightful and accessible text explores and analyses the way disability is portrayed in drama, and how that portrayal may be interpreted by young audiences. Investigating how disabilities have been...

    Published September 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  3. A2 Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel

    By Alan Perks, Jacqueline Porteous

    A2 Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel builds on the skills developed during the AS year to provide clear and informative guidance to Units 3 and 4 of the specification. The textbook provides further information on rehearsing, performing, directing and textual analysis...

    Published October 29th 2009 by Routledge

  4. AS Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel

    By Alan Perks, Jacqueline Porteous

    AS Drama and Theatre Studies: The Essential Introduction for Edexcel is a comprehensive and accessible guide to the new specification. The textbook covers all aspects of the AS year in depth, from exploring play texts to demonstrating skills in performance and theatre design. The detailed guidance...

    Published February 26th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Dramatherapy

    Raising Children's Self-Esteem and Developing Emotional Stability

    By Penny McFarlane

    Providing a new and proven way forward for practitioners who want to help children, but who do not have recourse to a qualified therapist, this book covers: tried and tested practical activities to use with children simple explanations of how and why dramatherapy works informative case studies...

    Published January 23rd 2006 by David Fulton Publishers

  6. Thinking it Through

    Developing Thinking and Language Skills Through Drama Activities

    By Gill Thompson, Huw Evans

    Teaching should be exciting and creative but an overcrowded curriculum can make this hard for teachers to achieve. Help is at hand with these literacy and numeracy lesson plans that also cover language development, thinking skills, and drama. Thinking it Through allows teachers to customize lesson...

    Published January 19th 2006 by David Fulton Publishers

  7. Practical Creativity at Key Stages 1 & 2

    40 Inspiring Lessons in Drama, Dance, Art and Literacy

    By Jane Bower

    Teachers looking for practical ways to incorporate drama and dance into their primary curriculum will be inspired by this activity-based book, divided into ten themed areas including colour, materials, history, poems, and the rainforest. Each theme's educational value is discussed and fully...

    Published July 6th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Dyslexia and Drama

    By Helen Eadon

    Helping teachers to guarantee that dyslexic students get the most from drama inside and outside the classroom, this indispensable book includes a strait forward exploration of dyslexia and tactics for overcoming problems experienced by students in drama lessons. It also has suggestions for setting...

    Published June 28th 2005 by David Fulton Publishers

  9. Page to Stage

    Developing Writing, Speaking And Listening Skills in Primary Schools

    By James Carter

    An exciting and creative approaches that links literacy and oracy in a way that children will enjoy. Performing poetry is also proven to boost self-esteem. Includes: * An audio CD with recordings of published poets and children performing their own work * Activities to develop speaking and...

    Published December 30th 2004 by David Fulton Publishers

  10. Developing Play and Drama in Children with Autistic Spectrum Disorders

    By Dave Sherratt, Melanie Peter

    Learning through play is a well-established principle that underpins much educational practice, yet it is often overlooked in association with children with autistic spectrum disorders. This book considers the wide-ranging benefits of developing play and taking it into drama with these children....

    Published March 14th 2002 by David Fulton Publishers