Storytelling and Playwriting Lesson Plan for Schools

Storytelling and Playwriting Sample Lesson Plan
Three page storytelling lesson plan for younger students and one page storytelling lesson plan outline for older students.

Playwriting and Storytelling Games-Drama Lesson Plan for Schools

Storytelling and Playwriting Games
Over 60 games designed to help students become better storytellers.

How to Turn Stories into Plays Royalty-free Play Script for Schools-

How to Turn Stories into Plays
Complete guide to creating plays based on children’s books!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Story Elements

Story Elements
This four-page tutorial explains the various story elements that can help students craft compelling stories.

Story Starters Drama Lesson for Teachers

Story Starters
Fourteen short beginnings of stories for your group of younger students to turn into short plays!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Short Play Outlines

Short Play Outlines
Four fill-in-the-blank outlines designed to guide students of all ages into creating compelling stories. These are completely original and cannot be found anywhere else.

Play a Story

Play a Story
Fun lesson on creating original story titles with accompanying Play a Story video!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Forbidden Room

Forbidden Room Story Outline
Fill-in-the-blank story outline that students use to create a compelling, original fairy tale skit.

Suitcase of Possibility

Suitcase of Possibility
Creative drama lesson that involves a suitcase with five items in it.

How to Create an Historical Piece-Drama Lesson

How to Create an Historical Piece
Quick guide for helping students create an original piece based on historical events.

Me Poems
Three versions of fill-in-the blank poems that can help your students bond with each other and develop self-awareness.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Stories from Around the World

Short Stories from Around the World
34 short stories from around the world for students of all ages to turn into skits and short plays. Includes instructions for younger students and older students.

Fables to Perform in Drama Class

Fables to Perform
34 fables ready to print and use with your group!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Proverbs

Original Drama Notebook activity that uses proverbs as prompts for dramatic exercises. 88 proverbs, and instructions for using them!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Myths

Activity in which students create short plays based on myths. Works for a variety of ages and includes instructions, 36 myth prompts, and four myths to read to your group.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Bag of Titles Drama Activity

Bag of Titles
Here are four pages of titles to use as skit and monologue prompts!

Bag of Animal Titles
Great activity for younger students. 16 animal-themed titles that students may use as prompts for pantomime skits and short plays.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Bag of Fairy Tale Titles Drama Activity

Bag of Fairy Tale Titles
Here are sixteen original fairy tale titles, plus instructions for using them as prompts and two story outlines to help younger students structure their stories.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Bag of Monster Titles Drama Activiy

Bag of Monster Titles
20 fun monster-themed titles to use with your group. Includes instructions and variations of the activity.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Bag of Winter Titles Drama Activity

Bag of Winter Titles
40 fun winter-themed titles for all ages. Includes instructions and short play outlines to help younger students structure their stories.

Extreme Show and Tell
Creative drama lesson in which students use personal items to develop short skits and plays. You will not find this lesson anywhere else.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Silly Questions

Silly Questions
Fun, original game that helps students break the ice or warm-up their imaginations! Includes instructions and 40 silly questions!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Three Word Skits

Three Word Skits
Challenging game for all ages in which students must create skits that contain three random words. Includes instructions and THIRTY sets of three words.

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Twisted Stories

Twisted Stories
Twelve ways to inspire students to take an existing story and change it somehow. This is an excellent imagination and team-building activity!

Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-Magic Object Stories

Magical Objects Stories
Students create short plays based on characters who find magical objects. Includes 15 prompts, instructions and more!

Holiday Skit Prompts
Fifteen hilarious short play scenarios that will inspire your students to create their own short holiday plays!

Advanced Photo Prompts
40 interesting photos with suggestions and questions for each one!

Animal Photo Prompts for Younger Students
Sixteen engaging photos of animals along with descriptions and questions. Use the prompts to inspire younger students to create monologues and skits!

Dwelling Photo Prompts
Great collection of sixteen different types of dwellings designed to inspire students to create monologues, short scenes and skits. Includes instructions and questions for each photo!

Emotions Photo Prompts
Great collection of twelve photos portraying a wide range of emotions. Includes instructions and discussion questions for each photo.

Unusual Photo Prompts
Strange photo prompts for advanced or really creative groups! Sixteen photos and includes written prompts and questions.