Full unit and lesson plans that teach the foundations of Commedia Dell'arte for the drama classroom including history, characters, masks, costumes, performance, movement, and vocals. PowerPoint presentation with fill-in-the-blank style student notes (can easily be done in Cornell style), YouTube video accessed video guides, activities, performance type assessment and grading rubric, quiz study guide game as well as a 30 question quiz with grading keys.
Microsoft office documents allow for customizing. Unit plan is done according to Understanding by Design and lesson plans include Essential Elements of Instruction. A fun and lively unit that is differentiated for all skill levels and learning types. Meant to be used after a unit on Improvisation and other acting skills. However, can easily be done without these prior lessons.