Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 December 2012

448 Pages | 75 illustrations

10.9 x 8.3 inches

ISBN: 9780195576993

Bookseller Code (06)

Learning Connections in Primary Schools, 2e

Barbara Poston-Anderson

  • New chapter focuses on integrating drama and technology
  • Teaches pre-service teachers what they need to know to teach drama in the primary school.
  • Promotes multiliteracies, and explains how to teach other subjects through drama.
  • Rich with activities, the book is a valuable resource to take into the classroom after the subject is finished.
  • Provides rationale and support for drama in the curriculum based on current research, and the author's experience with teaching drama at an academic level
  • Problem-based approach to integrating drama with other creative arts and across the curriculum
  • Includes a section on the elements of drama, including space, focus, contrast, time, symbol, tension, and mood, each with in-depth examples.
  • Includes chapters on key drama forms, such as improvising and role playing

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