Registration: $25 (includes 1 workshop packet, light snacks and dinner)
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Drama: the Missing Link in Teaching Literacy
a 3 hour workshop for classroom teachers and arts educators of grades 1-8
Build vocabulary skills, improve reading comprehension, and expand writing techniques through drama activities designed in a step-by-step process used by hundreds of teachers with great success. Gain insight into the nature of arts integration and what it means to create quality integrated lessons. Transform language arts lessons into active, student-centered explorations of story elements, word choice, fluency, comprehension, writing, and characterization through drama strategies such as expressive movement and character development. Learn about activities that develop teamwork and creative problem solving skills in students. Acquire activities that will help teach grammar, predicting, adding detail, setting, and inferring.
For more information, please contact (662) 846-4624.