All of the materials I use to teach Viola Spolin Acting Training in 9-12 Drama or Theater Arts classes. This will save you so much time! =) I teach this unit in Theatre Arts 2 & 3.
The resources in this unit are based on 36 of Viola Spolin’s exercises that have been hand-selected and explained
Learn by doing. Students become ad exec’s or corporate bigwigs looking for the best way to promote a product. Package includes a 4 scene, 6 page reader’s theater script that describes and gives examples of the various persuasive techniques used by advertisers, lesson plan, 2 rubrics and assessment
The resources in this guide are based on 36 of Viola Spolin’s exercises that have been hand-selected and explained specifically for use in a school drama or theatre setting. The exercises were originally designed by Viola Spolin, the internationally recognized originator of theatre games. I have des
The 7 Levels of Tension were developed by Jacques Pierre Lecoq, a French Actor and Mime. This package includes instructions for application of this technique in monologues, scene work, productions, etc. Can be used to hang on a bulletin board for reference or printed out as cards for students to go
This product contains 4 brief (each is only one-and-a-quarter to one-and a half pages long) Language Arts scripts plus an Introduction script, a Closing script, and a Script Template. These Persuasive Advertising Techniques scripts provide information on ways that advertisers use to convince people
This powerpoint will introduce students to the technique of thought-tracking.As they understand the key features of successful thought-tracking, the unit then moves on the thought-tunnel and conscience-alley. 3 practical tasks to give them the confidence to use these skills in their own drama work t
An integrated resource for Drama and English, where drama techniques and characters are analysed. This resource is great for students to complete when watching the chosen film. prior to completing the resource students should research any terms that are unfamiliar to them and the definitions should
This presentation is an introduction to drama for high school students. It includes an overview of what drama looks like on the page, as well as twenty pages of key dramatic terms, with examples drawn from Shakespeare's plays, and challenge questions to keep students engaged. A graphic organizer wit
Super fun way to build a Theatre Ensemble, empower and engage students, and have fun learning to lead and follow intuitively!This is the culminating project to our Developing Theatre Ensemble Technique Unit in which students learn and play a large variety of theatre games to build a repertoire from
Drama flashcards with a variety of techniques and strategies to use in the classroom. Hands-on, interactive, and self-explaining. Each flashcard displays the type of strategy, and how to implement it. Colourful and an ideal resource for the dramatic arts!
US Spelling VersionList of drama terminology with clear definitionsTerminology List for English and Literature studentsConvenient and easy refresher on basic theatrical conceptsEasy to print double-sided or upload to Google DriveIncrease grades by demonstrating a strong, technical vocabularyPerfect
This lesson plan was designed for 7-12 grade students with communication disorders like ASD or Asperger's Syndrome. The students have the opportunity to react to, interpret and create "Image Theater," as conceived by Augusto Boal, and interpreted by myself. The functions of body language and facial
Using plays in the ESL classroom is a great way to motivate student creativity, decrease inhibitions, encourage natural language use and build students’ self- confidence while improving their reading and speaking skills. These drama techniques have been proven effective with low intermediate to adva