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Borough Drama

Is your borough organised for Drama? Does it provide INSET or CPD courses? London Drama can support the development of initiatives and programmes for drama in boroughs. Please contact us if you would like more information. 
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School Support

If your school would like to develop drama training please contact us. We will advise on or provide active resourcing.


Youth Theatres

Get Into Theatre helps you find out about career opportunities, work experience, training and much more.


Publications

Order

 

Order in the Chaos
by Danielle Mackenzie

This new practical resource book by Danielle Mackenzie published by London Drama provides teachers with seven exciting units of work and materials designed for the GCSE Edexcel Drama Examintion, New Specification, helping to organise "Order" in all that potential "Chaos".

Published as a downloadable E-Book.

More info and download here


London Drama Members!

Get 5% discount on all London Drama books at LD Books. (Log in required.) Applies also to members of National Drama and English Speaking Board. Find out more


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Drama and Literacy

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A Practical Guide to Shakespeare for the Primary School A Practical Guide to Shakespeare for the Primary School (£29.99)
by John Doona
David Fulton
ISBN: 978-0-415-61042-1
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Beginning Drama 11-14 (Second Edition) Beginning Drama 11-14 (Second Edition) (£18.99)
by Jonothan Neelands
David Fulton
ISBN: 978-1-84312-086-5
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Beginning Drama 4-11 (3rd Edition) Beginning Drama 4-11 (3rd Edition) (£21.99)
by Joe Winston and Miles Tandy
David Fulton
ISBN: 978-0-415-47583-9
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Creating Democratic Citizenship Through Drama Education Creating Democratic Citizenship Through Drama Education (£20.99)
by Peter O'Connor (Editor)
Trentham Books
ISBN: 9781858564562
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Drama & Traditional Story for the Early Years Drama & Traditional Story for the Early Years (£26.99)
by Nigel Toye and Francis Prendeville
Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415195362
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Drama Games for Classrooms and Workshops Drama Games for Classrooms and Workshops (£8.99)
by Jessica Swale
Nick Hern Books
ISBN: 978-1848420106
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Drama Lessons for 5-11 Year Olds Drama Lessons for 5-11 Year Olds (£19.99)
by Judith Ackroyd and Jo Boulton
David Fulton
ISBN: 1-85346-739-1
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Drama Play Drama Play (£19.99)
by Kay Hiatt
David Fulton
ISBN: 978-1-84312-178-7
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Ideas for Drama KS1 Ideas for Drama KS1 (£15.00)
by Alison Chaplin
Scholastic
ISBN: 978-0439017794
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Ideas for Drama KS2 Ideas for Drama KS2 (£15.00)
by Alison Chaplin
Scholastic
ISBN: 978-0-439-01780-0
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Improve Your Primary School Through Drama Improve Your Primary School Through Drama (£19.99)
by Rachel Dickinson and Jonothan Neelands
Published by David Fulton
ISBN: 978-1-84312-306-4
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Pirates and other adventures Pirates and other adventures (£18.99)
by Jo Boulton and Judith ackroyd
David Fulton
ISBN: 1-84312-124-7
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Pupils as Playwrights: drama, literacy and playwriting Pupils as Playwrights: drama, literacy and playwriting (£17.99)
by Brian Woolland
Trentham Books
ISBN: 9781858564272
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School Improvement Through Drama School Improvement Through Drama (£34.99)
by Patrice Baldwin
Network Continuum Education
ISBN: 978-1855394568
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Supporting Language and Literacy 3-8 Supporting Language and Literacy 3-8 (£21.99)
by Suzi Clipson-Boyles
David Fulton
ISBN: 978-1-85346-683-0
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Coming up

Sticks and Stones: Tackling Bullying Through Drama

Saturday 4th November: 10am-3.30pm
Led by Andy Kempe.
Venue: Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross

This practical course will consider how to plan meaningful drama experiences that focus on bullying and its consequences. A wide range of activities and approaches will be employed and suggestions of suitable texts offered. The course will be of value to both primary and secondary school teachers.
Non Member Booking at Bullying & Drama
Members Booking (log in needed) at Bullying & Drama (Members).


London Drama Exam Board Courses Review

Saturday 11th November: 10am-2pm
Venue: Goldsmiths, University of London, New Cross

This course takes the form of a meeting with officers from AQA, Edexcel, and Eduqas.
This is an opportunity for the boards to share with you an update of how the first year of the new specification has gone. The speakers will address this subject initially for GCSE and then there will be board specific break out groups for more detailed Q and A afterwards. The model repeats for A level afterwards.
Non Member Booking at Exam Boards
Members Booking (log in needed) at Exam Boards (Members).


Surveys

Drama Networks Survey
Are you in an active local network for drama teachers? Would you like to be? Take the LD Drama Network Survey here


GCSE Drama Take Up Survey
Has EBacc undermined GCSE Drama take up? Take the survey here.


Courses Survey
We are always keen to hear what courses we can run for you. Please take our Courses survey here.


Mapping Drama Practice
Take the Survey of Drama Practice: it will only take a minute


Organisations

STEP is a borough-wide partnership linking the theatre community and education and youth sector in the London Borough of Southwark. STEP aims to equalise, extend and deepen the theatre and drama experience of all young people living in Southwark through the development of strategic partnerships between schools, youth and community groups and theatres and performing arts organisations. STEP's objective is to work closely with Southwark schools, youth and community groups and theatres and performing arts organisations to develop creative approaches to learning and provide innovative projects which stimulate children and young people's personal development and contribute to their educational attainment.
Find out more here.