Primary Drama Ideas by David Farmer | Jan 2, 2019 Here you can find a selection of articles, tips and ideas for teaching drama in primary classrooms. Anti-Bullying Drama Unit Using drama to explore bullying issues, giving pupils the opportunity to try out anti-bullying strategies.Read More Bringing Fairy Tales to Life through Drama Ways to develop fairy and folk tales into rehearsed performances, improvisations, tableaux and oral storytelling.Read More Key Stage 2 Drama Lesson Ideas Ten brilliant ideas and worthwhile books for teaching drama at key stage two.Read More Key Stage 1 Drama Lesson Ideas A dozen fabulous ideas and helpful books for teaching drama at key stage one.Read More The Tiger Child – Drama Lesson for Key Stage 1 and Reception A range of drama and storytelling activities for reception and key stage 1 based on a traditional Indian folk-tale.Read More Why Teach Drama to Primary School Children? Children's natural tendency towards make-believe play can be utilised at school through structured play and drama.Read More Drama For Writing Drama can provide children with a meaningful purpose for writing. (Extract from 'Learning Through Drama in the Primary Years').Read More Keeping Control in the Drama Lesson Classroom Management for Drama Lessons The challenge of managing the classroom during drama could be why some teachers are reluctantRead More Teaching Literacy Through Drama Drama is a close ally in the development of literacy, especially speaking and listening.Read More Drama Across the Curriculum Drama strategies can be used as everyday teaching tools for a wide range of subjects. (Extract from 'Learning Through DramaRead More The Musicians of Bremen Script The Musicians of Bremen is a short play (nine pages plus directing tips, around 15 minutes) suitable for performance byRead More The King’s Sentence A lesson plan for KS2 to explore how we can communicate non-verbally through gesture, body language and sign language.Read More Drama CoursesInspirational Drama in the Primary SchoolWed, 3 Jul 2019LondonInspirational Drama in the Primary School (South Shields)Thu, 11 Jul 2019Mill DamLiterature and Drama in Language TeachingMon, 19 Aug 2019 - Fri, 30 Aug 2019NorwichPowerUp: Drama Games for Language Teaching (Online) September 2019Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - Sun, 13 Oct 2019 FREE 14 Day Online Drama Course for Primary Teachers Learn how to teach drama! This 14-day online course delivers 8 amazing lesson ideas to your inbox. Tutor David Farmer will show you how easy it is! Each email focuses on a different drama activity with practical examples for working across the curriculum. YES PLEASE, SEND ME THE IDEAS!