Quarter 1: Week 5–Theatre 1/2 (Periods 2, 4, & 6)

TeacherDarlene Stewart
Subject AreaM/J Theatre 1 & 2
Grade LevelGrades 6th, 7th and 8th
Week #Week #5: Sept. 9-13, 2019
Unit of InstructionFinishing Beginning Scene Work; Areas of the Stage; Types of Theatres; Beginning of Projection
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will be able to walk the stage and label the various areas of the stage.

Students will recognize the difference between Proscenium, Thrust and Arena (In the round).

Students will show memorization skills in their scene work. 

Classroom Activities

Monday/Tuesday: Journal entries; Warm-up game/activity; Lesson on Areas of the stage and types of theatres; Rehearsal time for scene work. 

Wednesday: Journal Entry, Warm-up skill game, checking knowledge of areas of the stage and types of theatres, beginning of projection.

Thursday/Friday: Journal Entry, Warm-up skill game, Scene work preformed for a grade, projection exercises. 

Assignments Due

Small group scenes due for a grade. (Memorized)

Journal Entries

Participation in all games

Worksheet on areas of the stage and types of theaters.

Additional Resources