Lesson Plans-Week of 11-13-17

Objective(s)

  • The student will continue studies of theatre history, specifically William Shakespeare

TEKS: (Level 1) 4-A

  • Monday:  Watch film version of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night”
  • Tuesday:  Conclude “Twelfth Night”
  • Wednesday: Begin selection of Shakespeare scenes for classroom performance
  • Thursday:  Continue selection of Shakespeare scenes; also, read-throughs/cutting/rehearsals
  • Friday:  Read-throughs/cutting/rehearsing of Shakespeare scenes

Lesson Plans-Week of 10-23-17

Objective(s)

  • The student will continue studies of theatre history, specifically the Renaissance, focusing on Commedia dell’arte.
  • The student will study about the Renaissance in England

TEKS: (Level 1) 4-A

Monday:  Continue planning Commedia dell’arte scenario

  • Tuesday:  Begin rehearsal of Commedia scene
  • Wednesday: Conclude rehearsal of scene
  • Thursday:  Perform Commedia dell’arte scene
  • Friday:  Discuss the Renaissance in England

Lesson Plans-Week of 10-9-17

THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • The student will work in the theatre on the fall play
  • The student will continue studies of theatre history/Roman/Medieval/Renaissance periods

TEKS: (Level 1) 3-B; 4-A

  • Monday:  Work on props in theatre
  • Tuesday:  Continue working on props
  • WednesdayBegin study of Roman/Medieval Theatre
  • Thursday:  Continue study of Medieval Theatre
  • Friday:  Quiz on Roman/Medieval Theatre

Lesson Plans-Week of 10-2-17

THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • The student will study and participate in Greek Theatre
  • The student will view the film version of “Odedipus the King”
  • The student will work in the theatre on the fall play

TEKS: (Level 1) 4-A

  • Monday:  Continue viewing “Oedipus the King”
  • Tuesday:  Continue viewing “Oedipus the King”
  • Wednesday:  Complete film/review “Oedipus the King”
  • Thursday:  Test on “Oedipus the King.”
  • Friday:  Greek Theatre class activity

Lesson Plans-Week of 9-25-17

HIGH SCHOOL-THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • The student will study and participate in Greek Theatre

TEKS: (Level 1) 4-A

  • Monday:  Continue reading “Oedipus the King”
  • Tuesday:  Continue reading “Oedipus the King”
  • Wednesday:  Continue reading “Oedipus the King”
  • Thursday:  Conclude reading “Oedipus the King”
  • Friday:  Begin watching “Oedipus the King”

Lesson Plans-Week of 9-4-17

HIGH SCHOOL-THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • Students will continue the study and practice of Improvisation

TEKS: (Level 1) J

  • Monday:  Labor Day Holiday
  • Tuesday:  Proverb Improvs
  • Wednesday:  Partner Improv’s using pictures from magazines/internet
  • Thursday:  Partner Improv’s using pictures from magazines/internet
  • Friday:  Freeze Improv

Lesson Plans-Week of 8-28-17

HIGH SCHOOL-THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • Students will continue the study and practice of Improvisation

TEKS: (Level 1) J

  • Monday:  Beginning Improv activities
  • Tuesday:  Learning/practicing Improv games
  • Wednesday:  Continue Improv games
  • Thursday:  Assign partners and Improv characters/situations
  • Friday:  Perform Improvs with partners

 

Lesson Plans-Week of 8-21-17

HIGH SCHOOL-THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • Students will cover class rules, tour theatre, and discuss professional behavior
  • Students will begin the study and practice of Improvisation

TEKS: (Level 1) 1-F, J

  • Monday:  Finish covering theatre professionalism/tour theatre
  • Tuesday:  Tour theatre
  • Wednesday:  Quiz on stage terminology
  • Thursday:  Begin study of Improvisation
  • Friday:  Class Improvisation exercises

Lesson Plans-Week of 8-14-17

HIGH SCHOOL-THEATRE I, II, IV

Objective(s)

  • Students will cover class rules, tour theatre, and discuss professional behavior

TEKS: (Level 1) 1-F

  • Monday:  No classes
  • Tuesday:   No classes
  • Wednesday:  No classes
  • Thursday:  Discuss class rules, etc.
  • Friday:  Tour theatre and cover basic stage terminology