preschool speech + drama.

At Pre-school level our programme teaches young students the foundation skills and techniques required for effective communication. Children are encouraged and motivated to develop inquiry-based learning as independence is nurtured in a fun and friendly environment created by our teachers. Get your child involved in a Pre-School Speech + Drama class today!  Watch their confidence grow and communication potential grow. Expose them in a language rich programme that will have them thriving at school. If you need more information about our classes, you can get in touch with one of our specialist Speech + Drama teachers. 



the benefits. 

Dramatic play is s a type of play where children assign and accept roles and act them out. It’s pretending to be someone or something else. We agree with the experts, that dramatic play and the communication opportunities the go with it, is an integral part of a well rounded preschool program and early childhood development. Here are just a few of the many incredible benefits of children engaging in dramatic play.

Speech + Drama teaches...
Self Regulation

Pre-schoolers are known for acting with impulse, so dramatic play is a great stepping stone for learning to self-regulate their emotions and actions. Interestingly, when children assign and accept roles in dramatic play they are motivated to stick to them, thinking of them as rules to follow. Their own rules. This helps them develop the ability to coordinate and plan with others as well as control their impulses.


Speech + Drama helps...
Language Development

Dramatic play teaches and encourages expressive language. Children are motivated to communicate their wishes to their peers and therefore must learn to speak from the perspective of their pretend roles. Dramatic play is often a very comfortable place for children who are shy or withdrawn to participate in a group.

Speech + Drama teaches...
Conflict Resolution

Pre-schoolers are known for acting with impulse, so dramatic play is a great stepping stone for learning to self-regulate their emotions and actions. Interestingly, when children assign and accept roles in dramatic play they are motivated to stick to them, thinking of them as rules to follow. Their own rules. This helps them develop the ability to coordinate and plan with others as well as control their impulses.



Speech + Drama supports...
Maths + Literacy

Pre-schoolers are known for acting with impulse, so dramatic play is a great stepping stone for learning to self-regulate their emotions and actions. Interestingly, when children assign and accept roles in dramatic play they are motivated to stick to them, thinking of them as rules to follow. Their own rules. This helps them develop the ability to coordinate and plan with others as well as control their impulses.

Speech + Drama relieves...
Emotional Tension

Pre-schoolers are known for acting with impulse, so dramatic play is a great stepping stone for learning to self-regulate their emotions and actions. Interestingly, when children assign and accept roles in dramatic play they are motivated to stick to them, thinking of them as rules to follow. Their own rules. This helps them develop the ability to coordinate and plan with others as well as control their impulses.

Speech + Drama is...
Empowering to Children

Pre-schoolers are known for acting with impulse, so dramatic play is a great stepping stone for learning to self-regulate their emotions and actions. Interestingly, when children assign and accept roles in dramatic play they are motivated to stick to them, thinking of them as rules to follow. Their own rules. This helps them develop the ability to coordinate and plan with others as well as control their impulses.





speech + drama at your centre. 

At GIANT LEAPS we recognize that pre-schools are the center of learning in their communities. We also agree with the experts, that dramatic play is an integral part of a well rounded preschool program and is essential for early childhood development. We will support your pre-school with a Speech + Drama programme tailored to suit. We provide a structured and proven curriculum that will have your preschooler growing in confidence, creativity and communication and preparing them for school readiness and success. GIANT LEAPS will work with your pre-school to offer the very best in Speech + Drama education. We look forward to speaking with you soon.