|Grade Level||6th, 7th and 8th grade|
|Week #||Week 4: January 29 to February 2, 2018|
|Unit of Instruction||Commedia dell Arte Characters and Lazzi|
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will gain an understanding of the historic commedia dell arte characters.
Students will express characters in improvisation scenes.
Students will add comic Lazzi from commedia del arte to their improvisation scenes.
Review characters–shape, language, type of character.
Create scenes using contrasting characters.
Add Lazzi business to an improvisation scene.
Reflection on Lazzi in a scene
Verbal critiques and recognition of characters.