Drama Movement Game | Musical Statues


In the first week of Silly Fish Learning’s first birthday month, we’re looking at a classic party game. Musical Statues is a fan favorite at parties, but is also a useful classroom tool to burn…

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Physical Drama Cool Down Game | Ponderous Podium

Physical Drama Cool Down Game | Ponderous Podium


Ponderous Podium is a great drama cool down game that is both physical and calming. The physical aspect helps students work on balance, stability, and detail while the slowness of the movement helps students to…

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The Interview is a great drama and ESL game that gets students thinking about sentence structure with hilarious results!

Drama & ESL Game | The Interview


The Interview really makes students think about sentence structure and work as a team. It can be quite a lot of work for the students but the results are hilarious! Instructions Ask for one volunteer…

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Say 'Simon says (action)' and the students must complete the specified action. If you simply ask them to complete the action without saying 'Simon says...' first, the students must remain still. We've compiled a list of 100 actions for those moments when you're just drawing a blank!

Classic Preschool Drama Game | Simon Says (With 100 Action Ideas!)


Simon Says is a classic game, beloved by many a young child. It’s also a super effective way to get children moving, listening and following directions. The perfect start to a preschool drama class. You…

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Two girls whispering. Speed whispers is a drama game in which students must whisper a phrase to eachother in teams. It improves teamwork, focus, pronunciation and is an effective TEFL activity.

Drama Team Game for Improved Focus | Speed Whispers


Speed Whispers helps focus children while they’re working in a team and can create a great sense of camaraderie. It also has the added bonus of improving diction and is an incredibly effective TEFL/TESOL game….

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Musical Marks is fun drama game that helps students learn where their positions are. The Prague Youth Theatre Tots demonstrate this beautifully.

Drama Blocking Game | Musical Marks


Sometimes with very small children, it can be difficult to get them into position and ready to perform. Musical Marks is a fun way to begin training them where their positions are. It’s particularly helpful…

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A happy grandma as expected in the drama game Grandma's Footsteps

Classic Drama Cool Down Game | Grandma’s Footsteps


Grandma’s Footsteps is a classic drama gameĀ that’s great to cool down and focus your class. Instructions Choose one student to be the grandma (or grandpa). The grandma stands at one end of the room facing…

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A puppy wearing a green Irish hat. We hope he is the leprechaun in our drama game

Who’s the Leprechaun? | Drama Game for St Patrick’s Day


‘Who’s the Leprechaun?’ is a St. Patrick’s Day special drama game, adapted from Secret Leader. This game helps children develop their team work and group awareness skills, as well as observation and strategy. It’s a…

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Ninja

Drama Control Game – Ninja


Ninja is a really fun game that can be played in pairs or small groups. Instructions Divide the students into pairs. When directed, the students should bow to each other and say ‘ninja’. After this…

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floor slaps

Drama Concentration Game – Floor Slaps


We learned this fantastic game from Prague Youth Theatre‘s new Assistant Artistic Director, Liam Hallahan, and it quickly became a fan favourite with all ages! Instructions Ask the students to sit or lie on their…

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