Digital Resources for Classroom Teachers
Integrating Role-play with Science
HTY teaching artist Ms. Clara shows how teachers can imagine themselves as a renowned Botanist guiding young botanists (the students) on an investigation of any kind of plant and its environment.
HTY teaching artist Ms. Lily demonstrates role-playing a Marine Biologist, with a focus on animals’ survival skills in their habitats.
The downloadable lesson outline includes:
1) Step-by-step procedure, integrating drama strategies with science content
2) Standards connections
3) Brief demonstration videos that show how to conduct the drama strategies
4) Plus a separate Role-Play planning template, with a completed sample