TH.912.S.2.8

Strengthen acting skills by engaging in theatre games and improvisations.

Clarifications

e.g., concentration, observation, imagination, sense memory, listening, reacting
General Information
Subject Area: Theatre
Grade: 912
Big Idea: Skills, Techniques, and Processes
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
0400300: Introduction to Drama (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400310: Theatre 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400320: Theatre 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400330: Theatre 3 Honors (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400340: Theatre 4 Honors (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400370: Acting 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400380: Acting 2 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400390: Acting 3 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400620: Theatre Improvisation (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400700: Musical Theatre 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2020, 2020 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
7967020: Access Theatre 1 (Specifically in versions: 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2019, 2019 and beyond (current))
0400800: Florida's Preinternational Baccalaureate Theatre 1 (Specifically in versions: 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))
0400805: Florida's Preinternational Baccalaureate Theatre 2 (Specifically in versions: 2015 - 2022, 2022 and beyond (current))

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
TH.912.S.2.In.c: Refine memorized scenes to establish successful interpretation, expression, and believability.
TH.912.S.2.Pa.c: Contribute selected lines or actions to scenes to establish successful interpretation, expression, and believability.
TH.912.S.2.Su.c: Refine memorized scenes to establish successful interpretation, expression, and believability.

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Educational Game

Theater Games:

This document details the steps to play two different theater games.  One is Name Ball and the other is Mirroring.

Type: Educational Game

Lesson Plan

Let's Improvise!:

Improvisation is a basic skill in theatre. This lesson is the tip of the iceberg. 

Type: Lesson Plan

Student Resources

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Parent Resources

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