Ages 9-13, 12 sessions, 162 pages

Students develop confidence by staging their very own variety show in this upbeat e-book lesson plan. They learn basic acting skills, and gain an understanding of comedic timing. There are FIFTY royalty-free skits in this lesson plan, as well as dozens of activities to inspire students to create their own material. As written, the lesson plan covers twelve hours of class time, but is packed with extra activities and can easily be expanded to fit a longer time frame or even a week-long camp.

Includes:

  • Main lesson plan (12 sessions)
  • Fifty royalty-free skits
  • Short play outlines
  • Thirty one-line jokes
  • Dramatic version of ‘Would you Rather’
  • Production guides for the show
  • Printable homework activities
  • And much more!

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