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Drama / Role-Play

A collection of early years lesson plans and ideas relating to role play and drama. If you have a lesson plan or activity that has worked well in your early years setting and you would like to share it with other practitioners then please get in touch, we’d love to hear from you.

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Drama Activity Sheets

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KS1 Dance Lesson Plan: Spiderman

KS1 Dance/Drama Activity: Dance Tag

KS1 Dance/Drama Activity: Emotions/Gestures

KS1 Dance/Drama Activity: Fantastic Fitness

KS1 Dance/Drama Activity: Food Glorious Food

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KS1 Drama/Dance Lesson Plan: Rumble in the Jungle

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KS1 Drama/Dance Lesson Plan: The Great Fire of London


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