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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 17 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. 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

  2. Learning about Social Issues through Scripts for Learners aged 11–16

    Tried and tested projects for teachers

    By John Rainer, Kirsty Walters

    Learning about Social Issues through Scripts for Learners aged 11-16 offers secondary drama teachers a new and exciting approach to exploring social issues with their students. Focusing on the issues that matter to young people, it includes a wide range of classroom and performance materials...

    Published May 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The English Teacher's Drama Handbook

    From theory to practice

    By Nicholas McGuinn

    The English Teacher’s Drama Handbook is a rich, thought-provoking introduction to teaching drama within the English classroom. Divided into two sections, the first part of the book explores deological influences that have shaped drama's relationship with English over the past 250 years and aims to...

    Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Secondary Drama: A Creative Source Book

    Practical inspiration for teachers

    By John Doona

    John Doona is an artist and a teacher of exceptional quality. He brings both artistic and human integrity to a wide range of drama work from the classroom to performance of the highest standards. His significant practice is firmly rooted in principle and knowledge of drama and children and young...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. A Practical Guide to Teaching English in the Secondary School

    Edited by Andrew Green

    Series: Routledge Teaching Guides

    A Practical Guide to Teaching English in the Secondary School offers straightforward advice, inspiration and support for all training and newly qualified secondary English teachers. Based on the best research and practice available, it offers a wide range of tried and tested strategies and...

    Published July 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  10. Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre

    Practical Projects for Secondary Schools, 2nd Edition

    By Martin Lewis, John Rainer

    This revised and updated edition of Teaching Classroom Drama and Theatre will be an essential text for anyone teaching drama in the modern classroom. It presents a model teachers can use to draw together different methodologies of drama and theatre studies, exemplified by a series of contemporary,...

    Published May 27th 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

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