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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 24 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. Literacy Activities for Classic and Contemporary Texts 7-14

    The Whoosh Book

    By Gill Robins, Laura-Jane Evans-Jones

    English teachers are always keen to explore new ways of motivating their pupils to engage with reading, both for learning and for pleasure. Literacy Activities for Classic and Contemporary Texts 7-14 is a practical, friendly book which uses the ‘whoosh’ to cover some of our best known classic and...

    Published May 17th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Planning Process Drama

    Enriching teaching and learning, 2nd Edition

    By Pamela Bowell, Brian S. Heap

    Process drama is now firmly established, internationally, as a powerful and dynamic pedagogy. This clear and accessible book provides a practical, step-by-step guide to the planning of process drama. Grounded in theory and illustrated in practice, it identifies and explains the principles of...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Using Storytelling to Support Children and Adults with Special Needs

    Transforming lives through telling tales

    Edited by Nicola Grove

    This innovative and wide-ranging book shows how storytelling can open new worlds for learners with or without special educational needs. With sections that outline both therapeutic and educational approaches, the leading practitioners who contribute to this practical resource draw on their...

    Published November 12th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Drama Lessons: Ages 4-7

    2nd Edition

    By Judith Ackroyd, Jo Barter-Boulton

    Designed for busy teachers, Drama Lessons: Ages 4–7 provides tried and tested lesson plans which will help you to make your drama lessons fun learning experiences. Drama Lessons: Ages 4–7 emerges from the continuing positive responses to Drama Lessons for Five to Eleven Year Olds (2001) and the...

    Published July 30th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Drama Lessons: Ages 7-11

    2nd Edition

    By Judith Ackroyd, Jo Barter-Boulton

    Drama Lessons: Ages 7–11 offers an exciting and varied range of tried and tested lessons tailor-made for busy teachers. Drama Lessons: Ages 7–11 emerges from the continuing positive responses to Drama Lessons for Five to Eleven Year Olds (2001). In this book you will find a carefully chosen...

    Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Drama Lessons for the Primary School Year

    Calendar Based Learning Activities

    By John Doona

    A year of drama – ready to use schemes at your fingertips. 25 topical schemes of work 100+ drama lessons 'This book really will offer some new and exciting ideas for teachers to teach. Even teachers who enjoy their job often complain that they become stale after teaching the same things...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Beginning Shakespeare 4-11

    By Joe Winston, Miles Tandy

    'This book is clear, approachable, and true. The elegant simplicity of its good guidance is the product of years of practical experience in the classroom. I wholeheartedly commend it to primary school teachers everywhere.' Michael Boyd, Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company...

    Published May 31st 2012 by Routledge

  8. A Practical Guide to Shakespeare for the Primary School

    50 Lesson Plans using Drama

    By John Doona

    Shakespeare is one of our key historical figures but so often he remains locked behind glass and hard to reach. The purpose of this book is to unlock Shakespeare, to remove the tag of ‘high art’ that has surrounded his work and return him to the heart of popular culture where his plays began in the...

    Published September 14th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Second Language Learning through Drama

    Practical Techniques and Applications

    Edited by Joe Winston

    Drama is increasingly being recognised as a valuable pedagogy for language learning as it can harness children‘s imaginations and stimulate their desire to communicate. Second Learning Language through Drama draws on current theories of additional and foreign language learning and illustrates...

    Published August 9th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Teaching Primary English through Drama

    A practical and creative Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Suzi Clipson-Boyles

    "The text is extraordinarily succinct, very well organised and highly readable. Each chapter examines in depth specific aspects of teaching and learning in drama and well-chosen practical examples can readily be adopted by teachers. A 'must' for all primary schools." Drama (the Journal of National...

    Published July 20th 2011 by Routledge