[Textbooks] Drama Games for Young ChildrenAuthor Katherine Zachest – Stg2bio.co

From the bestselling Drama Games series, this dip in, flick through, quick fire resource book packed with overindividual games is perfect for teachers, playgroup leaders and drama facilitators who want to inspire and entertain children, agedand up, with vibrant and engaging drama experiences The book includescomplete and easy to follow lesson plans that can be implemented with little prior preparation all appropriate for exploring the curriculum or running extra curricular workshops The action packed sessions will transport you and your group to enchanted forests, pirate ships, bustling farmyards or the bottom of the sea, via magic carpet rides or a journey through outer space They incorporate vocal exercises, mime and movement, nursery rhymes and fairytales, character development, costumes, songs and music, puppetry, art and text work Also included is advice on preparing sessions, and a template lesson plan which can also be downloaded from this page The most comprehensive and practical drama resource ever published for anyone working with young children including parents , the book offers material that will engage any child, from the most reticent to the supremely confident It is an ideal way to explore and encourage skills of creativity, self expression, tolerance, mutual respect, problem solving and communication, in a safe, non threatening environment Tapping into a child s ability to play is the way to educate our children and inspire them to learn Katherine Zachest understands this and her book is a fantastic tool with which to do it Sally Cookson, from her Foreword