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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 27 new and published books in the subject of Drama — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Shakespeare’s Heartbeat

    Drama games for children with autism

    By Kelly Hunter

    Children on the autistic spectrum experience varying degrees of difficulties; all of which can be understood as a disassociation of mind and body. Expressing feelings, making eye contact, keeping a steady heartbeat and recognizing faces are all part of the autism dilemma which can be poetically...

    Published November 10th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Dramatic Science

    Inspired ideas for teaching science using drama ages 5–11

    By Debra McGregor, Wendy Precious

    Dramatic Science is an invaluable tool for any teachers and primary science leaders who have classes of 5 – 10 year olds. It provides the busy professional with a range of tried and tested techniques to use drama as a support and aid to the teaching of science to young children. The techniques...

    Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Dorothy Heathcote on Education and Drama

    Essential writings

    Edited by Cecily O'Neill

    Dorothy Heathcote MBE was a unique educator whose practice had a vital influence on the international development of Drama in Education. For more than half a century she inspired generations of teachers and educators all over the world by her original and authentic approach to teaching and learning...

    Published August 19th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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 27th 2012 by Routledge

  6. 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 11th 2012 by Routledge

  7. 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 29th 2012 by Routledge

  8. 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 26th 2012 by Routledge

  9. 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 11th 2012 by Routledge

  10. 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 30th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Putting Process Drama into Action
    By Pamela Bowell, Brian S. Heap
    To Be Published September 30th 2015
  2. Drama and Theatre with Children: International perspectives
    Edited by Charru Sharma
    To Be Published November 19th 2015
  3. Teaching the Primary Curriculum through Drama
    By Suzi Clipson-Boyles
    To Be Published November 30th 2015

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