BUNDLE: DRAMA UNITS & LESSONS USING FAIRY TALES

BUNDLE:  DRAMA UNITS & LESSONS USING FAIRY TALES
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  1. PART OF A BUNDLEDuring this eight day unit on set design students learn about the history of set design, famous set designers, develop a critical eye about what makes up an award winning set design, create a ground plan for a fairy tale story of their choosing and draw a rendering. In addition, the
  2. PART OF A BUNDLESet Design Unit: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/SET-DESIGN-UNIT-INDIVIDUAL-AND-GROUP-PROJECT-3979710These Set Design templates are time savers for the busy teacher. They were created to answer the requests for additional templates to accompany the Dramamommaspeaks Set D
  3. This two-day lesson on costume design is focused on fairy tale characters and gives the students an opportunity to be costume designers. Suitable for students in grades 4 to 8, the product is broken in to two class periods, although it could be used for a one day exploration of the subject. This i
  4. This one-day lesson about stage properties (with fairy tales as the focus) is suitable for upper elementary and middle school students. It is engaging, fun and unique. This isn't just a worksheet--this is an ENTIRE lesson ready for you to copy and go!Product includes:Warm UpTeacher's Script--what
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  1. Perfect for the new teacher or those looking for unique and innovative resources. This bundle (265 pages) has everything you need to teach a drama class for a semester, quarter or month (depending upon how many times you see your students). I created these lessons for my own classes and used them fo
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These drama lessons and units use fairy tales as the focus. In particular, students learn about set and costume design and stage properties having the opportunity to be designers themselves. Cooperative learning, creative problem solving and developing individual creativity is stressed. Plus, it's just fun learning!

Here's what included:

Set Design Unit Product

This eight day unit on set design (with fairy tales as the focus) was created for upper elementary gifted and middle grade students through ninth grade. Students learn about the history of set design, famous set designers, develop a critical eye about what makes up an award winning set design, create a ground plan for a story of their choosing and draw a rendering. In addition, the students must work with ratios and measuring. The first two assignments are completed individually, but then the fun begins! The students are paired up to create a model working together towards the goal. There is even room for parents to celebrate the end of the unit with your students.

Included in the unit:

• An overview of the unit for the teacher
• Rationale for teaching set design
• History of set design
• Set designer's responsibilities
• Teacher's Script--what I say and how I say it!
• Warm up for day one
• Procedures for each day (8)
• Lecture notes including links
• Information about the message color conveys
• Ground plan example
• Rendering examples
• Stage curtain sheet for rendering
• Step by step directions for model building including photo examples
• Cheat sheet for various set pieces
• Assignment sheet for each step of the design process
• Exit slip prompts for 4 days
• Grade sheet EDITABLE
• Source Page

Set Design Templates Product

These templates are time savers for the busy teacher. They were created to answer the requests for additional templates to accompany my Set Design unit.

Note: These templates are sketched on l/2 grid paper. The student can use them as examples, but they will not be the correct measurements if they merely trace them.

There are eleven pieces:

  • door
  • window
  • fireplace mantel
  • desk
  • bed
  • bridge
  • throne
  • cemetery grave marker
  • tree
  • fence
  • shrub

Costume Design with Fairy Tale Characters

This two-day lesson on costume design is focused on fairy tale characters and gives the students an opportunity to be costume designers. Suitable for students in grades 4 to 8, the product is broken in to two class periods, although it could be used for a one day exploration of the subject. This is a huge time saver for the busy teacher!

Students will learn about:

• The History of Costume Design

• The Rationale for Teaching Costume Design

• Teacher's Script--what I say and how I say it!

• Costumes Notes for Students

• Procedure

• Materials List

• Source & Video link list

• A Warm-Up—engaging and creative

• Fairy Tale Character list

• Two Assignments--one creative and one written

• Student Examples

Stage Properties

This one-day lesson about stage properties (with fairy tales as the focus) is suitable for upper elementary and middle school students. It is engaging, fun and unique. This isn't just a worksheet--this is an ENTIRE lesson ready for you to copy and go!

Product includes:

Warm Up

Teacher's Script--what I say and how I say it!

Stage properties categories and the reasons they are labeled as such

Short quiz

Quiz key

Movie title suggestions--cued up and hot linked to help you

Cooperative learning assignment

Time tested by veteran award winning drama teacher of 38 years. these are winners with students!

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Teaching Duration
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