Play It For Real: Drama Lessons for Speaking, Listening and Life

Author: Stan Barrett, Publisher: Phoenix
$29.95
SKU
9781876580995

Play It for Real provides a variety of carefully structured drama activities which are meant to be:

  • performed
  • looked at
  • listened to      
  • responded to
  • evaluated

so that students will:

  • develop self confidence
  • develop communication skills
  • be at ease under performance conditions


As well as a comprehensive introduction, there are three groups of activities, each with a series of photocopiable worksheets:

88 pages photocopiable

Play it for Real Contents

Warm ups, Games and Exercises

1 We Can All Act
2 Who's Leading?
3 Moving into Orbit
4 What to Say Last
5 A Cluster of Quickies
6 The Boss Banana Game
7 Find the Next Note
8 The Yes/No Search. Worksheet The yes / no search

Improvisation

  • Using the Scenes
  • Worksheet – looking at other people’s work
  • About lmprovisation
  • Recreating Language
  • Worksheet – early people speak
  • Living Statues
  • Worksheet – living statues 1
  • Worksheet – living statues 2
  • Stressed Words
  • The Unseen Character
  • Where Are We Now?
  • Worksheet – where are we now?
  • Waxworks
  • What Card am I?
  • Worksheet – What card am I?
  • 1 The characters
  • Worksheet - What Card am I?
  • 2   The factory scene
  • Mistaken Identities
  • Worksheet – mistaken identities
  • Worksheet – the portrait and the painter
  • Quick Scenes for Good Players

Asking and Answering Questions

  • Talk Back
  • Worksheet – talk back
  • Whodunit?
  • Worksheet – Entry and exit cards
  • Worksheet – A whodunit
  • The Job Interview
  • Worksheet 1
  • Worksheet 2
  • Worksheet 3
  • Worksheet 4

 

More Information
ISBN 9781876580995
Subject English