(4-5) Week 1 Mar 30th-Apr 3rd Welcome back!


TeacherRachel Terhune
Subject AreaElementary Drama
Grade Level4-5
Week #
Unit of InstructionWarm Up
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Students will exercise vocal/physical warm ups for performance.

Classroom Activities

Welcome back, everyone!  I’ve missed all of you so much.  Let’s just have a quick check-in and a warm-up.  Here’s a reminder of a bunch of our warm-up exercises.  If you have a fun story that happened over spring break, feel free to send me a video or email telling me what happened.  Please see the video in the additional resources field below.

List of warm-up exercises:
– Neck rolls
– Arm circles
– Shoulder lifts/drops
– Toe touches and rolling spine back in place
– Deep breaths, in through nose/out through mouth
– Yawns with slight vocalization
– 5 Times Run (Ho, Ha, Hey, Hee, Hoo)
– Big face/little face
– Lip trills, varying pitches
– Tongue twisters: Unique New York, you need New York, you know you need unique New York; Betty bought a bit of butter, But the butter was so bitter, So she bought some better butter, To make the bitter butter better; Make your own!

***If you can join me for my Zoom check-in on Thursday, the meeting invite is below:

Rachel Terhune is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Thursday Check In – 04/02
Time: Apr 2, 2020 04:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 768 521 609


Assignments Due

Send a quick story (email or video) to Mrs. Terhune – terhuner@ivyhawnschool.org
Do a warm up with Mrs. Terhune via the video attachment.


Additional Resources