For ages 10 and up
Do you want to easily teach your students the plot of ‘The Tempest?’ Here are two very short versions of the play that your students can act out immediately!
- A two-page version of the play
- A ten-minute version of the play
Both versions feature original Shakespeare text and are narrated by a Storyteller. Every Shakespeare script on the Drama Notebook website has been created and edited by a professional Shakespearean actor.
To create an easy Shakespeare performance, use the short scripts on this website so that every student has a meaningful role. To expand any piece, ask students to read the play in its entirety and choose a soliloquy to add into the play. This can be completely elective, allowing interested students to take the work further.
Additionally, students can be invited to choose a sonnet to perform either alone or with a partner between the plays presented on performance day!
Inside Drama Notebook, you will find a huge collection of well-organized lesson plans, scripts for kids, drama activities, 50 drama games on video and more! Join today and dramatically reduce your planning time while delivering fresh, innovative drama lessons to your students!If you are new to teaching drama, this site will be a Godsend!You will immediately feel confident about teaching drama like an expert. The site guides you step-by-step and provides you with materials that you can use right away with your students.
If you have been teaching for years, Drama Notebook will inspire you with a fresh new approach and innovative ideas!
The site is packed with original, innovative lessons and activities that you will not find anywhere else—and new materials are added monthly.