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Theatre: Persuasive Explorers

  • Theatre (5-8) Standard 1- Script writing by the creation of improvisations and scripted scenes based on personal experience and heritage, imagination, literature, and history
  • Theatre (5-8) Standard 2- Acting by developing basic acting skills to portray characters who interact in improvised and scripted scenes
  • Theatre (5-8) Standard 5- Researching by using cultural and historical information to support improvised and scripted scenes
From National Standards for Arts Education. Copyright © 1994 by Music Educators National Conference (MENC). Used by permission. The complete National Arts Standards and additional materials relating to the Standards are available from MENC -- The National Association for Music Education, 1806 Robert Fulton Drive, Reston, VA 20191. http://www.menc.org/publication/books/standards.htm