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Acting Out Card Deck

60 Amazing role play cards that explore solutions to critical teen issues

Grades 7 - 12

Acting Out allows students to use the scene suggestions on each card to act out various situations that sometimes come up in the day to day lives of middle and high school students. Students in a small group select or are given a card that provides them with a scene description and actor parts needed. Then the actors present their mini-play with or without any preparation. Following the play, students in the small group or classroom process the role play. Suggested discussion questions are provided for each scenario.

The cards (150mm X 100mm) are divided into two categories.

DAY TO DAY (45 cards) present situations that are common occurrences in young peoples' lives

  • Topics include: Peer Relations, Anger Management, Impulse Control, Prejudice/Intolerance, Transitions, Grades/Tests/Academics, Time Management, Anxiety/The Future, Friends in Crisis, Dealing with Teachers/Other Adults, Cyber Bullying

EXTREME (15 cards) situations that involve more intense scenes dealing with emotionally edgier subject matter.

  • Topics include: Cutting, Suicide, Sexuality, Friends in Crisis, Tobacco/Alcohol/Illegal Drugs, Gangs/Violenc

Acting Out Card Deck

Author: David Young & Lauren Wynne

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