Drama Lesson Plan for Schools-70 Movement Rhymes for Young Children

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SEVENTY simple movement scripts for ages 3-5. Drama activity and lesson plan for pre-school or early elementary students.

Here are 70 movement pieces that will delight students ages 3-5! All of the classic ones from your childhood are here, as well as tons of new ones you might not already know. Little kids love these simple movement journeys; they’ll want to do them over and over—helping their neuropathways to form. These simple movement activities are the pre-cursor to acting.



I’m a little chick,
(Crouch down inside your egg)
Ready to hatch,
I’m pecking at my shell,
(Pecking motion)
Scratch, scratch, scratch!
Soon, I’ll crack it open,
And out I’ll creep,
(Move warily out of shell)
I’ll fluff my feathers,
Cheep! Cheep! Cheep!
(Dance around fluffing your feathers)

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