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Text Features of Fiction, Poetry, Drama: Story Matrix
3rd - 5th
How do novels differ from plays? Explore with your class the text features of fiction and drama by reading The Hidden One: Native American Legend and then performing a reader’s theater script based on the story. Class members create a...
Thespis, Athens, and The Origins of Greek Drama: Crash Course Theater #2
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Unless you're singing about a lonely goatherd in the Sound of Music, goats have little to do with theater, and yet the word tragedy comes from the Greek words for goat and song. A video about Greek drama, the second video in the Crash...
At the Improv. SIX drama speaking activities for the EFL/ESL Classroom
4th - 12th
Improv for EFL/ESL? Indeed! The six improvisation exercises detailed in this resource are intended to provide fluency practice and boost the confidence of all levels of language learners but can be used in drama classes as well.
The Death and Resurrection of Theater as...Liturgical Drama: Crash Course Theater #8
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If it weren't for Catholicism, theater may not exist today. As the eighth video in the Crash Course Theater series explains, early Christians despised theater, but as the art began to die, it found a new life during Catholic mass. The...
Lights! Cameras! Action!: Creating a Drama About the Lyme Art Colony
4th - 7th
Discuss the lives of artists in the Lyme Art Colony in the 1900s with this resource. Young historians write and perform a short scene depicting individuals who lived in the Griswold boardinghouse, used by the colony artists. They use the...
Development of English Drama
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From mystery plays to Shakespeare! Progress chronologically through the evolution of English drama, which began as a way for English clergymen in the eleventh century to illustrate biblical stories to the mass of illiterate commoners....
Study Guide for Second Semester English Exam
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Thorough and all-encompassing, this study guide summarizes an entire semester, or possibly a year, of language arts vocabulary words. Vocabulary from The Diary of Anne Frank, Night, Romeo and Juliet, and various short stories is listed...
Explain How Theme is Developed by Analyzing the Connection Between Dialogue and Action in a Drama
7 mins 11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Why does Hamlet put “on this confusion,/Grating so harshly all his days of quiet/With turbulent and dangerous lunacy?” A series of videos models for viewers how to use close reading strategies to determine the theme of a play. Focusing...