Drama Lesson | Costume Design with Halloween Characters

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6th - 8th, Homeschool
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Gifted students in grades 4 and 5 may enjoy this, too!

Students will learn about:

  • Letter to Teacher
  • 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
  • The History of Halloween and Halloween Costumes
  • Note Concerning Broken Links
  • Procedure
  • Materials List
  • Source & Video Link List
  • Two Warm-Ups—Engaging and Creative
  • Halloween Character List
  • Two Assignments--one design and one written
  • Student Examples

Comprehensive? You bet. Created by an award-winning veteran drama teacher of thirty-eight years. Enjoy!

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.


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