This English Speech and Drama program helps children to acquire confidence to speak clearly in front of an audience. It also provides them with empathy and leadership skills and teaches them to work in collaboration with others. It increases their vocabulary and helps them to engage in effective communication through the art of listening, waiting for their turn to speak and expressing emotions clearly. Drama activities also fosters their ability to think creatively through imagination and this enhances their problem solving skills.
Speech and drama is taught through exciting drama games and exercises, poetry recitation and role-play. In this program, children learn the importance of articulation and voice modulation. They also explore the art of pantomiming (a technique of conveying emotions and feelings mutely through gestures only). They learn first hand how to make characters come to life while acting out a story. Suitable for children 3.5 to 6 years old.