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INTRODUCTION TO MIME Drama Unit (5 x 100 min detailed lessons) NO PREP REQUIRED!

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  1. INTRODUCTION TO DRAMA UNIT BUNDLE. This is a bundle of 3 x fully detailed, curriculum aligned drama units perfect for starting out drama (or as refreshers). NO PREP REQUIRED! These drama units comes with everything you need to teach the units. I've done your school year drama lesson planning for you
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MIME Drama Unit. This is a fully detailed, curriculum aligned drama unit for Middle School and High School which provides you with 5 x 100 minute whole lesson plans. NO PREP REQUIRED! This unit comes with everything you need including sketch scenarios, drama cards, an original script, a whole class mime commentary and extension activities. I've done your term planning for you - just print and go. Suitable for all middle school and high school levels!

Note on timing: you may like to take some of the activities slower than indicated. I have jam packed the unit on purpose (with options for extension activities) so you have plenty of options for dynamic classes.

INCLUDES:

- 5 x 100 Minute Detailed Lesson Plans with well explained activities in a well structured sequence

- Homework Tasks

- Mime Emotion Cards

- Mime Cards (with a simple mime for each student to perform)

- Extension Activities

- Mime Sketch Scenarios

- Whole Class mimed scene commentary

- Mime Scene Scenario

- Original Script to perform

- Reflection Questions

- Mime Unit Assessment Templates (2 versions)

- Mime Unit Reflection Handout

You will need a media player to play some YouTube clips (links provided) in one of the lessons.

KEY VOCABULARY: Mime. Gesture. Meaning. Facial Expressions. Body Language. Tension. Exaggerated Movement. Comedy. Attention to detail. Precise Movement. Focus. Character. Characterization. Script / Scene. Stage Directions. Sketch.

UNIT AIMS: Students are introduced to and explore the performance of mime through guided drama experiences, devising and script performance. Students will:

- Use facial expressions, body language and movement to convey meaning

- Perform mime with attention to detail

- Devise simple mimes

- Use specific / focused gesture

- Learn about famous mime artists

- Work in groups to devise mime scenes

- Communicate ideas using the body and movement

- Use mime skills to enhance a scene with dialogue

- Participate in a whole class guided drama experience

- Devise, rehearse and present scenes using mime techniques

- Use drama vocabulary

TERMS OF USE

This product is for personal classroom or home school use by a single purchaser only. You may not distribute, copy or modify this product other than for your own personal, non-commercial classroom use.

© Drama Trunk. All rights reserved.

*****MORE NO PREP DRAMA UNITS FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL / HIGH SCHOOL*****

You may also like the following full drama units for middle school and high school. These units are curriculum-aligned and no preparation is needed:

INTRODUCTION TO DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

HARRY POTTER & THE CURSED CHILD DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

STATUS & THE FRENCH REVOLUTION DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

INTRODUCTION TO CHARACTERIZATION DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

INTRODUCTION TO MIME DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

ROMEO AND JULIET DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

FAIRY TALES PHYSICAL THEATRE DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

THE CRUCIBLE DRAMA UNIT AVAILABLE HERE

+ CHECK OUT MORE DRAMA UNITS AVAILABLE AT DRAMA TRUNK!

*****DRAMA CARDS*****

DRAMA TRUNK DRAMA CARDS ARE A DRAMA TEACHER'S BEST FRIEND! Just print, laminate (optional) and cut out a set of versatile drama cards that you can use over and over again. I cannot count how many times and ways I have used drama cards – absolutely my most handy drama teaching resource.

The following 17 DRAMA TRUNK drama card sets are available individually or as a CLASSIC BUNDLED PACK:

CHARACTER CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

QUIRKY CHARACTER DRAMA CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

DRAMATIC DEATH CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

OPENING LINES AVAILABLE HERE

MIME CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

SETTINGS CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

GENRES CARDSAVAILABLE HERE

LIVING PICTURES AVAILABLE HERE

SILLY SUPERHEROES AVAILABLE HERE

STORY TITLES AVAILABLE HERE

EMOTION CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

CHARACTER SWITCHES AVAILABLE HERE

MOVEMENT CARDS AVAILABLE HERE

CHARACTER MANNERISMS AVAILABLE HERE

VOCAL STYLES AVAILABLE HERE

TIME PERIODS AVAILABLE HERE

CHARACTER CHARACTERISTICS AVAILABLE HERE

******** EVEN MORE DRAMA CARDS ********

OR CHECK OUT ANOTHER DRAMA CARD BUNDLE WHICH INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING SETS (also available individually or as part of the MEGA DRAMA CARD BUNDLE):

WORLD DESTINATIONS AVAILABLE HERE

GREAT ESCAPES PANTOMIME CARDSAVAILABLE HERE

OLYMPIC EVENTS AVAILABLE HERE

FORBIDDEN WORD SCENES AVAILABLE HERE

SCENE SCENARIOS AVAILABLE HERE

CHARACTER HOBBIES AVAILABLE HERE

CHARACTER TACTICS AVAILABLE HERE

THEATRE STYLES AVAILABLE HERE

RANDOM LINES AVAILABLE HERE

ODD INVENTIONS AVAILABLE HERE

HELP SCENES AVAILABLE HERE

CHARACTER AILMENTS AVAILABLE HERE

PROP SCENES AVAILABLE HERE

HISTORICAL EVENTS AVAILABLE HERE

FAMOUS CHARACTERS AVAILABLE HERE

CLICHES AVAILABLE HERE

PROVERBS AVAILABLE HERE

SHAKESPEARE QUOTES AVAILABLE HERE

+ MORE DRAMA CARDS AVAILABLE AT DRAMA TRUNK!

Stay tuned to my page DRAMA TRUNK for more fantastic drama teaching resources – from drama activities and classes for little people, primary school drama, drama for middle school, drama for high school and more...

Happy teaching!

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