All Materials Meet State & National Standards in the Arts


Getting Started with Drama


This foundational book provides an interactive system created for 1st-8th grade teachers who are new to drama. This newest revision has been expanded and updated to include: seven detailed lesson plans, added stories, teaching and classroom management strategies, lesson planning guides, integration ideas, and much more. The book is intended to grow with the teacher's knowledge and skills. There is space for notes and the three-ring notebook design makes it easy to add and delete materials.

Getting Started with Drama: 
Kindergarten Grade Level Guide


The same interactive system found in the first Getting Started with Drama modified and expanded to meet the needs of Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten teachers. Includes over 20 lessons and stories, notes on grade level appropriate practice, and links to character education. First grade teachers new to drama also love this resource.


Grade Level Guides

Grade One
Grade Two
Grade Three
Grade Four (SOLD OUT--download as a member)
Grades Five through Eight (coming soon)




Grade Level

Expand your curriculum with this collection of lessons, stories,  and grade level specific drama techniques.  Each Grade Level Guide includes more than 20 lessons sequenced with objectives and linked to national standards.  The guides come three-ring hole punched to fit in your original Getting Started with Drama binder.  They are perfect complements to your existing curriculum.

Integrated Units in a Dramatic Framework

This updated version of Integrated Units is the ultimate resource document for teachers (K-8) who want to create integrated units or lessons using drama.  Developed in actual classrooms and field tested and modified with the assistance of teachers, this advanced program includes: complete unit outlines, outlines for possible lesson plans, bibliography of resources,detailed activities and related descriptions. The appendix has been revised to provide current thought, theories, and practices in arts integration. If you want to leap a head and integrate drama into other curricular areas,then this book is a must for you.






From Page to Stage: 50 Original Stories for Classroom Drama


This is a collection of fabulous stories that combine the teaching of science, social studies, math, and language arts with drama knowledge and skills drawn from nationwide standards. The stories are compact enough to be done in short drama lessons but are high in content and value focus. Designed for use by beginning to advanced students. Grades K-8.

181 Favorite Level I Ideas for Drama


This updated and expanded version of the popular 107 Favorite Level I Ideas for Drama is appropriate for all levels ranging from K-adult.  It provides an extensive array of theater and drama activities that teach both drama and life skills.  The exercises may also be used as warm-ups for lessons based on stories.Reference charts list activities that align to particular concepts,skills, and academic areas.  All activities are drawn from nation wide standards.

Sold Out! Conflict Resolution Lessons


Drama is a natural partner for developing character education knowledge and skills. This set of eight lesson teaches conflict resolution and drama skills to students in grades 1 through 10. Topics include: making choices, emotions, resolving conflict. The collection of lessons is three-ring hole punched for easy addition to your Getting Started with Drama binder.

New! Value Packages 

Grade Level Guide Deal 


Along with Getting Started with Drama, receive all of our Grade Level Guides for $10 off each guide. This package is perfect for those teachers who interact with a wide range of grade levels. 

Buy 3, get 1 Free!



When you purchase Getting Started with Drama, 181 Favorite Level 1 Ideas for Drama, and From Page to Stage, you will receive Integrated Units in a Dramatic Framework for free!

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