Time saving tools, templates and ideas that I have written, trialled and tested, that work. Send in your best templates and ideas for teaching and I'll put them here to share.
So the question is - "How do you use all the information on the web to develop meaningful lessons?"
The answer is
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Infinite Thinking MACHINE
Video5 Shane Koyczan: "To This Day" ... for the bullied and beautiful.
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Finland's Revolutionary Education System
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If you are looking for new drama activities,
lesson plans, scripts, curriculum, and a huge
collection of theatre games all in one place,
you’ve found it!
Good amount of FREE content plus some paid
content. Download the FREE 40 Classic Drama Lesson
This is pretty fabulous.
There is a wealth of resources on this site, including tried and tested drama games and drama strategies. You will find drama lessons such as The Gruffalo, Funny Bones and World War Two
Evacuees. These can easily be adapted around your own theme.
Lesson ideas and Web tools for the Drama Classroom. 52 Plays in 52 weeks, Great Warm up games, Lesson Ideas - a great number of ideas fabulous - you'll never run out.
Theatre Sports Games - Theatre Sports games are a hell of a lot of fun in the classroom. Perhaps the best thing about them is that they can literally be used with any age group. Theatre Sports games appeal to primary/elementary students as well as high school students and they can be great to use with adults as well.
Here there are hundreds of Theatre Sports games..They are most valuable to acquire these essential skills for any student actor, quick thinking, using the imagination, role play, improvisation etc.
Image from Deviant Art - Don't you love it.
Akala - Hip-Hop & Shakespeare?
You will love this. If you ever wanted to turn kids onto Shakespeare this is it. It covers relevance and rhythm in Shakespeare. Hand on my heart.
You've got to love the title. When you have some up tight students this title alone makes everyone more chilled. Take a look at the Sheer Idiocy Games - short sharp and great ideas. Students can engage with these folk on Facebook.
His plays, sonnets, characters, the theatres, dates and timelines, a veritable cornucopia of Shakespearian information.
The site even provides you with quizzes to test your knowledge. This is not the flashest site one about - could do with an visual upgrade but the content is great.