|Subject Area||Intro to Theatre|
|Grade Level||6th, 7th and 8th|
|Week #||Week 6: November 26-30; Week 7: December 3-7; Week 8: December 10-14; Week 9: December 17-19, 2018|
|Unit of Instruction||Costume Design; Props; Directing; Review of Tech theater|
Big Idea: Organizational Structure; Enduring Understanding 1: Understanding the Organizational structure of an art form provides a foundation for appreciation of artistic works and respect for the creative process. TH.68.O.1.2: Discuss how color, line, shape, and texture are used to show emotion in technical theater elements.
Big Idea: Organizational Structure; Enduring Understanding 2: The Structural rules and conventions of an art form serve as both a foundation and departure point for creativity; TH.68.O.2.5: Explain how the contributions of significant playwrights, performers, directors, designers and producers from various cultures and historical periods have influenced the creative innovations of theater.
Big Idea: Innovation, Technology and the Future: Enduring Understanding 1: Creating, interpreting and responding in the arts stimulates the imagination and encourages innovation and creative risk-taking: TH.68.F.1.4: Survey an aspect of theater to understand the ways in which technology has affected it over time.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Week 6: November 26-30
Monday/Tuesday: Costume Design video; Costume Designs
Wednesday: Work on group projects
Thursday/Friday: Construction Costumes from found objects
Week 7: December 3-7
Monday/Tuesday; In class time to work on Class Projects
Wednesday: Video on Props Master Job
Thursday/Friday: In class time to work on Class Projects
Week 8: December 10-14
Monday/Tuesday: Review for test!
Wednesday: Test on Technical Theatre for all classes
Thursday/Friday: Group Project presentations due
Week 9: December 17-19
Monday/Tuesday: Finishing all Group Projects and Theatrical Board Games
Wednesday: Theatre Games
Journals, exit tickets and participation assignments in class
Study for Theater Jobs Quiz/test
Tech Theater Project due: Week of Dec. 10-14