Theatrical Terms Teacher Resources
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What is Theater? Crash Course Theater #1
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
For thousands of years, the dramatic arts played an important role in civilization. The first episode of Crash Course Theater, a high-quality video series, defines and gives a brief overview of the topic. From explaining the difference...
Bertolt Brecht and Epic Theatre: Crash Course Theater #44
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA video, number 44 on the Crash Course Drama and Theater playlist, covers the work of Bertolt Brecht, who believed theater should be more than an escape from reality. Content covers a range of Brecht's styles and includes a summary of...
Lessons From Childhood: Time Flies: Lesson 3 Is Number 3 Of 15 In Unit Plan
6th - 9th
After reading a series of children’s book with positive themes/morals, groups work together to identify the various plot elements. Then young writers try their hand at crafting a tale with a positive theme. A list of suggested picture...
Through the Forest and Home Again: Maps Help Us Find Our Ways
K - 1st
Students read Little Red Riding Hood, focusing on her path home to Grandma's house. In this language arts and geography lesson, students perform a reader's theater, re-creating the walk home and possible routes that could have been...
Analyzing Production Techniques in Advertising
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There's a reason movie theaters play commercials with fizzing fountain soda and bouncing popcorn kernels. Examine how the visuals and sounds in advertisements inspire consumers to take out their wallets. A media literacy lesson focuses...
Comparing the musical Big River and Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Students perform a scene that demonstrates their knowledge of the similarities and differences between the novel Huckleberry Finn and the musical Big River. The lesson addresses writing and presentations through guided practice and group...