|Grade Level||7th, 8th|
|Week #||Week 10: October 16-20, 2017|
|Unit of Instruction||The Business of Theater|
Big Idea: Skills, Techniques, and Processes: Enduring Understanding 2; Development of skills, techniques and processes in the arts strengthens our ability to remember, focus on, process and sequence information: TH.68.S.2.2: Discuss and apply the theatrical production process to create a live performance.
Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections: Enduring Understanding 2: The arts reflect and document cultural trends and historical events, and help explain how new directions in the arts have emerged. TH.68.H.2.8: Identify and describe theatrical resources in the community, including professional and community theaters, experts, and sources of scripts and materials.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will closely examine the role of Director, Playwright, Producer, and Stage Manager.
Students will chose one of the roles examined on which to complete an in-depth project.
Slide show on careers in theater.
Exit slip on Careers in theater
Reflection on direction.
Short written scene. (Playwright)