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This religious education teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to write and perform a play script to dramatise a scene illustrating what happened in one part of the nativity story. The class can explain how to correctly format and structure a play script to indicate scene actions and character thoughts.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to write and perform a play script to dramatise a scene illustrating what happened in one part of the nativity story

Learning Objectives

Identifying and discussing themes and conventions in writing play scripts. Selecting appropriate grammar and vocabulary, understanding how such choices can change and enhance meaning.

Learning Outcomes

I can explain how to structure and format a play script ready for a performance. I can select grammar and vocabulary to produce a modern retelling of a story.

Nativity Play

Teaching sequence to help the children write and perform a play script to dramatise a scene illustrating what happened in one part of the nativity story

Angel Gabriel

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children describe how to convert a story from the Bible into a play script

Nativity Scenes

Activity to help the children select and convert a story from the Bible about the nativity into a play script to perform to an audience

Nativity Play

Interactive activity to help the children write and perform a play script to dramatise a scene illustrating what happened in one part of the nativity story

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to write and perform a play script to dramatise a scene illustrating what happened in one part of the nativity story

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