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2 ready-to-teach Winter Woodland theme drama lessons. This resource includes drama strands covered, detailed step-by-step lesson plans, PowerPoint presentation with music audio file, animal fact files, Pelmanism printable game (in English and Irish) and suggestions for cross-curriculum extension activities.
Drama techniques used include warm-up games, mime, role play, hot seating, teacher in role, still images.
In lesson one, your students use the PowerPoint as a stimulus to discuss the woodland animals of Ireland. They discuss what they know about the animals and hibernation and play a Pelmanism card game matching pictures to words (in English or Irish). Students use music and mime to explore animal characters.
In lesson two, they re-cap, then develop the story further using hot seating, teacher in role questioning and role play.
This is a ready to use resource with music and images to stimulate and engage. Appropriate for 1st and 2nd class.
This resource was created by an experienced drama specialist with the aim of saving you time and creating enjoyable, inspiring lessons for your class to enjoy. Feedback welcomed along with suggestions of lessons you would like to see! Thanks for looking.
SOCIALLY DISTANCED – It is possible to teach these lessons with social distancing. The main activity in lesson one is individual and can be done with students in their own space and social distancing between them (classroom size allowing). The main activity in lesson two can be done in small groups made from students in the same pod.
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