The Gruffalo

Drama Lessons for Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 based on The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson (Macmillan 1999).     Learning objectives (linked to objectives from the Primary Framework for Literacy and Mathematics): Use language to imagine and recreate roles...Read more

World War Two Evacuees

KEY STAGE 2 (7-11 years) This drama unit links to QCA History Unit 9: What was it like for children in the Second World War? and in particular section 4: What was it like to be an evacuee?   Outline: These drama activities for key stage 2 are taken from Learning...Read more


This wonderful book by Janet and Allan Ahlberg is still being enjoyed by children more than thirty years after its original publication in 1980 and there are now eight other books in the series. Below you will find a range of practical, fun and easy-to-do drama...Read more

Anti-Bullying Drama Unit

Drama is well-placed as a means to highlight and explore bullying issues, giving pupils the opportunity to try out anti-bullying strategies for themselves. Below are two such approaches, suitable for key stage 2 children (from seven to eleven year-olds). These are...Read more