Creativity: Games

Creativity: Games

Whether it’s inventing a game, singing a song or putting on a performance, there are a variety of different ways in which we can help foster creativity in the young learner classroom. Get children thinking imaginatively and exploring new ideas with activities from the Happy Actors Pack.

Take a look at our life skills page on storytelling for more creative teaching ideas.

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Happy Campers: Happy Actors Pack

‘Sing and learn and play together!’ Using musical imagery repetition to help children learn and remember new language is an essential part of the Happy Campers course, which offers a variety of extra resources to support classroom teaching.

Explore a selection of free resources from the Happy Actors Pack for some classroom fun:

Song: The Happy Campers Song

Try out activities from the performance notes to accompany the Happy Campers Song and get your students dancing to the beat!

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Poem: My Profession

‘What do you want to be when you grow up?’ This poem from Level 2 of the course encourages students to recite the poem in groups, with actions, props and costumes to put on a performance.

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Play: The Talent Show

In this Level 5 play about a family talent show, students work together to put on a performance featuring song and dance.

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Activity: Make and Play

For this ‘I can… Can you?’ activity, students brainstorm, invent and design their own games.

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