Drama Exercises that Secretly Develop Invaluable Life Skills
In this session, teachers will be presented with 6 invaluable life skills that are taught implicitly through drama. A variety of drama games and exercises will be explored and practiced to be able to identify the life skills each one secretly develops. Using drama in the classroom prepares learners to be successful individuals today and in their futures
Sarah Hillyard is a teacher of English and holds a Masters Degree in Teaching English to Young Learners from the University of York, U.K. She has taught English in Kindergarten and is currently Kindergarten Coordinator at Florence Nightingale School in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has also taught at Secondary level and has been tutor of "Children's Literature" at the National Teacher Training College in the city of Buenos Aires (UTN). She is co-tutor of NILE's online course "Teaching English in Pre-Primary Education" (course written by Sandie Mourao). She spent two years travelling as an actress with "The Performers" (TIE - Theatre in Education). Sarah delivers workshops, talks and webinars for teachers and has published articles focusing on teaching English to very young learners.