Quarter 1: Week 8: Theatre 1/2

TeacherDarlene Stewart
Subject AreaM/J Theatre 1 & 2
Grade LevelGrades 6th, 7th and 8th
Week #Week #8: Sept. 30 to Oct. 4, 2019
Unit of InstructionMonologues and quiz review
Standard(s) Taught

Big Idea TH.68.S: 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.2.4 Memorize and present a characters lines from a monologue or scene.

Enduring Understanding 3: Through purposeful practice, artists learn to manage, master, and refine simple, then complex, skills and techniques.

TH.68.S.3.1 Develop characterizations, using basic acting skills, appropriate for selected dramatizations.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria


Students will prepare a monologue for performace.

Students will review for a quiz on areas of the stage, types of theaters, projection, etc. 

Classroom Activities

Monday/Thursday: Rehearsal and work on Monologues.

Wednesday: Quiz review. (See Quiz review on Classroom Connect)

Tuesday/Friday: Monologues performed for a grade

Assignments Due


Daily journal entries


Additional Resources