Another drama activity with my Friday Year 10 class that worked really well. Again, from our little role plays for TEFL book.
Slides give the general idea but I added a few things…
Little warmer. Learners work in pairs. One learner smiles at the other. Their partner gives them feedback on how they could make the smile better: ‘raise that side of the mouth a bit! Eyes open wide! You look a bit fake, just…’ Etc. Weird but funny – they were chuckling away and this set the tone I think…Lead-in chat from slides, then explain the context and different roles.Explain that we need some scenes or actions to act out. Learners write down ideas. I provided some prompts, like:
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