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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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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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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The chicken and the Egg

Easter Drama Game | The Chicken and the Egg


As you may have noticed, we’re particularly into the chicken and the egg this Easter! We thought we’d continue this theme with our latest drama game! The Chicken and the Egg is a fun way to…

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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 game 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 girl yelling 'Boom chicka boom!' into a mirophone.

Drama Vocal Game – Boom Chicka Boom


Boom Chicka Boom is an excellent vocal warm-up with so many uses! Instructions Ask the students to stand in a circle. Say or sing the following lines to them. Pause after each line so the…

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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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Secret Leader

Drama Awareness Game – Secret Leader


Secret Leader encourages students to work as a team and think strategically, even at a very young age! Instructions Ask the students to sit in a circle. Select one student to leave the room as…

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Cyclops

Drama Cool Down Game – Cyclops


We’ve got a monster themed game for you just in time for Halloween! Cyclops is a great cool down and restores calm, quiet and helps students think about their body control. Instructions One student stands…

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Good Afternoon - Vocal Characterisation

Drama Vocal Game – Good Afternoon


Lately I’ve become more and more interested in vocal warmups for children. This super simple activity helps students to start thinking about vocal characterisation and expression. Instructions Ask your class for a volunteer. The volunteer…

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