This is a great introduction to musicals, jobs in the theatre, and acting techniques for grades 3-5. This is a perfect lesson to do before a student performance to work on stage presence, or before seeing/watching a musical.
This product includes a 10 page Smart Board presentation and a supplemental worksheet.
*Characteristics of musicals
*Examples of songs from popular musicals and crossword puzzle with song names
*Jobs and responsibilities in the theatre world
(This is also included in worksheet form for assessment or individual practice)
*Opening numbers and showstoppers
*Expressivity- students practice delivering lines with various emotions
*Articulation/Pronunciation- students learn about the importance of articulation and practice tongue twisters
*Inflection/Projection- students learn about the difference word emphasis makes in this activity
*Posture- students learn what to do and what not to do
This is a SMART board file. If you don't have a smart board, you can download the software for free at smarttech.com/notebook and project your computer onto a white screen with a projector, or onto a TV, and use the computer for the interactive pages!
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