Improve reading and writing with a new drama course developed with the Unicorn Theatre
Dramatically Improving Literacy in KS1 and KS2 is a brand new course rooted in research and developed in partnership with the Unicorn Theatre. Through this practical training, participants will learn how carefully structured drama activities can sharpen comprehension skills, enhance content of written work and promote collaborative learning.
The training will focus on:
- Drama teaching approaches that improve children's reading and writing
- The vital role of speaking, listening and drama in children's development
- Practical drama activities that deepen children's responses to texts
- Ways to plan for drama as part of a rich reading curriculum
As well as receiving 2 quality texts and classroom teaching sequences, participants are entitled to 2 free tickets to any Unicorn Theatre production this year, including productions of key course texts Beowulf and The Velveteen Rabbit.