Quarter 1: Week 2: Theatre 1/2

TeacherDarlene Stewart
Subject AreaM/J Theatre 1 & 2
Grade Level6, 7 and 8th grade
Week #Week 2: August 19-23
Unit of InstructionPantomime
Standard(s) Taught

Big Idea: TH:68:S: Skills, Techniques and Processes   Enduring Understanding 3 TH.68.S.3 : Through purposeful practice, artists learn to manage, master, and refine simple, then complex, skills and techniques.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will develop and improve their pantomime skills.

Students will work together in groups using teamwork and group work skills.

Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday:Journal Entry, Warm-up: Month by month pantomime ides; Rehearse and Refine Group Pantomime Project; Proper Critiquing methods. 

Wednesday: Journal Entry, Warm-Up: Solo Pantomime lesson #2–Text book page 46 Plan, Practice, Perform Solo Pantomime Scene for critique

Thursday/Friday: Journal Entry, Warm-up: Month by month Pantomime ideas; Final Rehearsal for Pantomime Group Project and Performance for grade.

Assignments Due

Daily Journal Entry

Participation Grade for in class solo pantomime and pantomime warm up

Group Pantomime Project due for a grade on Thursday, Friday.

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