Teaching drama isn't the easiest thing in the world no matter how much a teacher loves the subject. There is so much involved in teaching drama and putting up plays that it’s easy for even the most dedicated teachers to feel a little lost. Here are some links to lesson plans, lesson plan ideas, stage lighting, and even adult costumes.
Drama Resources: Provides links to objectives, presentations, scripts, and a guide to theater basics for drama teachers.
Drama Scripts: Has links to free drama scripts in the categories of school plays, comedies, parodies, educational plays, plays for children, and more.
Lesson Plans By Playwright: Has links to multiple lesson plans categorized by specific playwright.
Drama Lesson Plan Links: Offers descriptions and links to various plans for drama teachers.
Performing Zone: Has lesson plans and lesson resources for drama teachers.
Drama Techniques: Provides descriptions of drama techniques for drama teachers.
Drama Lessons By Age Level: Has a listing of drama plans and ideas sorted by a child’s age level.
Drama And Acting Resources: Resources for teaching acting and conducting drama classes.
High School Drama Notes And Exercises: Has many drama-related exercises available for drama teachers.
Drama Lesson Plan Exchanges: Offers lesson plans for drama teachers that focus on helping students improve their stage performance, how to display emotional intelligence, etc.
Drama For Those Who Do Not Like Or Understand Drama: Good resource for introducing students who do not like drama, to drama.
Creative Children's Drama: Has many great ideas for teaching young children about drama.
Theater Lesson Plan Exchange: Has lesson plans as well as ideas for warm-up and technique improvement.
ArtsWork Lesson Plans: Lesson plan ideas about different aspects of drama such as stage design, etc.
Drama Lesson Plans By Grade: Lesson plans organized by grade level. The plans include ideas for reading dramatic parts, etc.
Elementary Drama Resources: Provides links to help drama teachers with games and other classroom ideas.
Creative Drama and Improvisation: Lesson plan for 4th grade children. It takes them through a series of creative and confidence-building exercises.
67 Theater Lesson Plans: 67 different lesson plans, organized by grade, for drama teachers that cover many different subjects.
Lesson Plans: Pre-K - 12: Lesson plans ranging from kindergarten-age appropriate to high school lesson plans.
Instructional Materials In Drama: Site provides practical assistance to drama teachers.
The Costume Page: Listing of the best costume-related sites for drama teachers to use.
Costume Resources: List of drama costume resources compiled by the University of Connecticut
Set Design Resources: List of websites that is very useful for sets design for drama teachers.
Set Construction: Explains the basics of set constructions as well as obtaining or constructing props.
Stage Lighting 101: A guide to creating the perfect stage lighting.