Kids put the concept or story into their own words
Kids bridge concepts / stories experienced in the workshop to their own lives (e.g. talking about times in their lives when they might need to reach out in faith to Jesus like the woman in the story.)
Long after the drama workshop is over, kids will be able to react consciously or subconsciously to situations in their own lives because their bodies will recall movements and words from experiences in the drama workshop. “Muscle Memory” kicks in.
TO TEACH A TRADITIONAL BIBLE STORY:
In advance …
Determine the concept(s) you want the children to learn and be able to apply to their own lives