An Introduction to Drama Texts
Year 5 / Year 6 English Teaching Resources - An Introduction to Drama Texts is a ten slide PowerPoint presentation designed to help children understand the basic features of a drama text. The resource could be used before a class play is read to help pupils understand how a drama text works.
The PowerPoint lesson includes:
An example extract from the playscript of Macbeth.
A video clip of the film version of the Macbeth playscript.
Class activity - labelling the features of a playscript.
Writing about stage directions, characters and dialogue.
Comparing the features of a script with a short story.
1 accompanying worksheet
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