Building Vocabulary Through Drama Lesson

Building Vocabulary Through Drama Lesson Building Vocabulary Through Drama Rubric This lesson gets participants of all ages loving words and thinking of them as colorful ways to communicate their ideas. So put those worksheets and spelling tests down for time to have students build a relationship with words in a new way! Participants work in … Read more

Animal Treasure Lesson

Animal Treasure Lesson

Animal Treasure Lesson: Emotions Objective: students imitate simple emotions through physical movement, facial expression, and posture. Students practice imitating emotions using their bodies while playing animal characters (part of the 2nd grade objectives). First read the included story “Animal Treasure or Everybody Gets Tricked” to students and then let them choose emotions to communicate. We suggest … Read more

Emotion Story Lesson

Emotion Story Lesson

Emotion Story Lesson Objective: students communicate emotions through physical movement, facial expression, and posture. Playing emotions is at the heart of becoming a character and this lesson assists in building that skill. Students first imitate simple actions to communicate emotions as others try to identify which emotion they have chosen (part of the second grade … Read more

Class Sculpture

Class Sculpture (PDF)  This activity is designed to encourage cooperation and collaboration.  It requires no additional materials.