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The 101 Uses of Drama to Enhance Learning across the Primary Curriculum

Whether we want to raise achievement, develop self-esteem, build creativity, stretch and challenge, increase confidence or simply capture the interest of learners, drama can be a great tool to be used across the primary curriculum. Through role play, scenarios, and other drama games, learners will create memorable experiences, engage in talk and cooperative learning, use both the affective and the cognitive domains, discover hidden strengths, and thoroughly enjoy themselves.

  • Build confidence in using a range of core drama techniques
  • Use drama as a processing technique to support deep learning
  • How to use drama to support a range of lessons

About this INSET

This highly engaging, practical and very active INSET will give you a wide range of ideas that can be used and adapted for full range of subjects and children.

  • Develop a drama toolkit with many, many adaptable ideas for all ages and subjects
  • Learn essential ‘processing’ skills to deepen a child’s learning
  • Use a range of drama games and strategies that lead into deeper learning
  • Apply drama skills across the curriculum and make links with essential knowledge and skills
  • Explore how drama can create a sense of cohesion and consistency



This INSET is appropriate for primary schools.

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