I noticed that the Twitter #ELLCHAT this evening was on using drama in the classroom, and it reminded me that I’ve been planning on writing a post on improvisation ideas — one of my favorite instructional strategies.

Here are a few resources, and please feel free to contribute more:

I described one way I use it in a fairly popular post titled Improvisation In The ESL/EFL Classroom — At Least In Mine. Be sure to check the comments for other ideas, too.

Judie Haynes
shared an exceptional resource during the Chat called Drama In The ESL Classroom/Improvisation. It’s a gold mine!

Storytelling Improv Games is from About.com.

Improvisations comes from TEFL.net.

No drama: Improvisation in the ELT classroom is from GERALDINETEACHER.

I learned about Improv from Eric Schildge. It’s a site with lots of…improvisational games that could be adapted for ELLs.

Please let me know if you have additional suggestions….

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