Designed to bring out the creative side of students, this supplemental workbook series helps students pull together the various elements that go into writing a dramatic script. Various activities introduce students to the elements of a drama, including how to read plays and stage directions.
Other exercises focus on creating characters, setting the scenes, creating situations and motivations, developing plot and conflict, and writing dialogue and directions. Additional units introduce student to various dramatic forms including monologues, dramatic sketches, puppets, farce, melodrama, one-act plays, Greek drama, and situation comedies. A final unit explains how to present a drama, including copyright laws. Two short samples are also included.
Create a Drama - Writing a Script
Publisher: Educational Impressions
Page Count: 80
Author: Eleanor W. Hoomes, Ph.D.
Age: 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Grade: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Topic: Writing, Drama, Creativity