ERIC Number: ED281977
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
What about a Play?
Reading and writing plays can be a good way to learn reading, listening, and writing skills. This paper contains suggestions for using plays in adult literacy courses. Ideas are given for reading and writing plays, including developing a plot and characters, drafting a script, and editing and finalizing a script. Various methods of transcribing the play (tape recorder, overhead projector transparency, scribe) are suggested; advantages and disadvantages are discussed. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Adult Literacy and Basic Skills Unit, London (England).