Grade 8

Acting: Improv

Qtr. 1


GOOGLE CLASS CODE:

UA 1: ebqm1l

UA 2: brp6c5

*Check regularly for weekly agenda, homework assignments, reminders, extension work, extra credit and more!

*PARENTS LOOKING TO BE ADDED TO THE "GOOGLECLASS" NEWSLETTER (WEEKLY UPDATE)-PLEASE EMAIL ME WITH THE ADDRESS YOU'D LIKE TO TO USE FOR THIS COMMUNICATION

(cgatzoulis@sau15.net)

Among the many things we will cover is an exploration of:

• Basic acting and presentational skills

• Improvisational Techniques

• Ensemble Building

Character Development

• Scene/Story Creation

• Theatre Vocabulary


Grading...

100% of each student's grade will be based on the following areas:

  • Performance & Participation tied to specific skills and content
  • Written Work, Reflections, Self-Group Evaluations
  • Presentations (individual/group)
  • Quizzes
  • Other demonstrations of learning

*All assignments will be posted in googleclass-please check daily! May come in the form of journals/reflections, hand-outs, extension activities, listening/viewing clips, at home practice, group collaboration and more! I will also post fun extension videos and links from time to time!


Materials Needed (daily):

  • Dedicated Notebook or 10-15 sheets of lined or white computer paper in a binder.
  • Pencils w/erasers

*Note: All students will want to dress in clothes and shoes that they can move in as we will be doing many physical acting and movement exercises in this class.


Tentative Weekly Agenda

18-19 Qtr. 1 Improv