We found 304 reviewed resources for creative drama
“As the War Turns": Exploring the Drama of the Civil WarLesson Planet
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
As part of their study of the American Civil War, class groups investigate Civil War casualties, medicine and disease, conscription, prisons, the life of a soldier, and Civil War spies. Then they script and perform a soap opera drama on...
Scene Writing: Literacy and PlaywritingLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Drama is ever-present in our daily lives and eloquently depicted on stage. Middle schoolers practice writing scenes based on different prompts and frameworks, and then perform those creative scenes for their classmates. The activities...
The Phantom of the Opera: Ideas for Research and DiscussionLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
You could spend a full day discussing The Phantom of the Opera and not scratch the surface, but a set of lessons about the literary elements and themes of the musical production is a great start. Young thespians build upon the background...
I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! And Other StoriesLesson Planet
Pre-K - 2nd
Students read a story by Dr. Seuss and create characters from the story. For this lesson about reading a story, students will read I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today! And Other Stories. Students make a tiger tail with a felt strip, attach it to...
American Revolution Simulation: Colonial History, DramaLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Learners explain why the American colonies declared the independence, students should relate to that which is held most dearly i.e. life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. They participate in a drama that illustrates this.
Writing a Narrative Movie Script with the Use of a ViewfinderLesson Planet
5th - 9th
And...action! Turn your middle schoolers into filmmakers with this writing and visual arts lesson. After reading Monster by Walter Dean Myers, they create a viewfinder using an empty toilet paper roll to make a storyboard for their...
Anastasia: The New Broadway MusicalLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Whether you are planning a class trip to the theater or want to engage your drama club in an inclusive production unit, a resource focused on the Broadway musical Anastasia is sure to capture young imaginations. It includes background...