Theatre and Media Arts

Drama in the Elementary Classroom

Drama in the Elementary Classroom
Varied teaching methodologies for application of drama within the pre-K--6 classroom. Dual emphasis on Utah state elementary drama standards as well as integration with core curricula.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, Arr Lab
 PrerequisitesTheatre education major status: TMA 101 or 102; TMA 276. Or early childhood education or elementary education major status. Or instructor's consent.
 NoteAlso offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring
 OfferedIndependent Study also.
 ProgramsContaining TMA 352
Course Outcomes: 

Dramatic Activities: USOE Curriculum

Successful students in this course will be able to use various dramatic activities to effectively teach across the Utah State Office of Education’s (USOE) core and drama curriculum for elementary school grades.

Theatre Presentation and Activities

Successful students in this course will be able to create and perform collaborative theatre presentations, lead creative drama activities and utilize process drama and Mantle of the Expert with confidence and skill.