2nd Grade Drama Kits
- Social/Emotional Learning
Target basic social and emotional learning concepts and skills through drama games and dramatic role-play. Self-awareness, self-management, cooperation, social awareness and relationship building are all embedded in this series of activities.
Story in a Bag
- Dramatic Story Structure
Explore collaborative storytelling through improvisation. Following the Story Spine, students are guided by the teacher-as-narrator in creative play to invent character, dialogue and action for the plot within a setting. The lesson provides opportunities for students to construct knowledge through movement, spoken language, and imaginative play.
Pantomime is an imaginative style of performance where actors tell stories silently, using gesture, facial expression and imaginary props. It is the art of nonverbal expression and illusion. This lesson provides a simple progression of exercises to teach the basic skills of pantomime.