Starting Drama Teaching

Starting Drama Teaching

by Mike Fleming
     
 

This second edition is about the theory and practice of drama teaching in primary and secondary schools. Now updated and more closely linked to schemes of work, the book should appeal to teachers and student teachers who are new to drama, as well as those with more experience who wish to broaden their range. Each chapter begins with practical ideas and examples of… See more details below

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This second edition is about the theory and practice of drama teaching in primary and secondary schools. Now updated and more closely linked to schemes of work, the book should appeal to teachers and student teachers who are new to drama, as well as those with more experience who wish to broaden their range. Each chapter begins with practical ideas and examples of specific lessons, from which theoretical insights into the aims and purposes of drama are derived. Current controversies within the subject area are addressed, and a comprehensive guide to the published literature is provided.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853462979
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1994
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Teaching Drama: Balancing Perspectives9
2Drama, the National Curriculum and the National Literacy Strategy29
3Planning for Drama: Lessons and Schemes of Work44
4Starting Drama59
5Approaches to Drama71
6Drama Techniques and Conventions83
7Approaches to Text95
8Performing and Responding111
9Progression and Assessment123
10Conclusion141
App. AThe Doctor's Visit152
Bibliography157
Index164

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