SlideShare a Scribd company logo
Monday, January      9th,   2011

      Grammar Session
 Drama: Blocking and Rehearsal
Housekeeping
• Exams and Character Assignments
   – Average mark: 74.5% (B)
   – Marks ranged from 41% to 96%
   – A = 4, B = 6, C+ = 1, C = 0, C- = 1, F = 2
• Register for next term – see me
• Next Week
   – Drama Performances – Jan. 16th, 18th, and 23rd
   – Grammar Test – Wed. Jan. 18th
• Returning Texts
• Drama Groups –Manoucher, Arezoo, Sandra L, and anyone
  who was away last week needs to see Michele
Grammar Session
• Put names under topics on board
Vocal Warmups
• Tighten and relax
• Bounce
• Roll
• Yawn
• Exhale
• Repeat tongue twister:
“The teeth, the lips, the tip of the tongue”
Drama - Blocking
• Blocking: planned movement, especially
  movement that is connected to the characters’
  motivations and emotions
Ex: entering the room angrily, leaning toward
    another character lovingly
• Stage Business: movement that is related to
  characters’ general activity
Ex: sweeping the floor, making drinks, packing a
    suitcase
Drama - Blocking
• Types of stages: arena, thrust, proscenium
• Stage areas: upstage, downstage, etc.
• Body positions: back, front, left, right, profile,
  etc.
• Keep open as much as possible
Next class: Vocal Techniques
Homework
• Work on Week 2 Rehearsal (See “Preparing for
  your Drama Performance” handout)
• Study your Individual Grammar Plan

More Related Content

What's hot

Tprgroup
TprgroupTprgroup
Grammar book
Grammar bookGrammar book
Grammar book
estrellagerber
 
Sg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysis
Sg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysisSg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysis
Sg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysis
yakee73
 
Flaviana on tableau
Flaviana on tableauFlaviana on tableau
Flaviana on tableau
SFYC
 
Present simple
Present simplePresent simple
Present simple
xatu29
 
Past simple
Past simplePast simple
Past simple
Carmen Olmedo Rueda
 
4X.4.3 Lesson Plan
4X.4.3 Lesson Plan4X.4.3 Lesson Plan
4X.4.3 Lesson Plan
Katie Quinn Franzmann
 
So such-140407175418-phpapp02
So such-140407175418-phpapp02So such-140407175418-phpapp02
So such-140407175418-phpapp02
Sheyla Sánchez Pacheco
 
Ser and pronouns spanish
Ser and pronouns spanishSer and pronouns spanish
Ser and pronouns spanish
CarlosVan33
 
Body Language And Students
Body Language And StudentsBody Language And Students
Body Language And Students
joannechesley
 
TPR
TPRTPR
TPR
f_shift
 
Presentación de inglès 1
Presentación de inglès 1Presentación de inglès 1
Presentación de inglès 1
Aaron Elias
 
Phonology
PhonologyPhonology
Phonology
Mehwish Yaseen
 
W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1
W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1
W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1
Gareth Hill
 
Josh's Spag Book
Josh's Spag BookJosh's Spag Book
Josh's Spag Book
natywoodward
 
Past simple-to-be
Past simple-to-bePast simple-to-be
Past simple-to-be
Alexis Gonzalez
 
The audio lingual method
The audio lingual methodThe audio lingual method
The audio lingual method
aronni
 

What's hot (17)

Tprgroup
TprgroupTprgroup
Tprgroup
 
Grammar book
Grammar bookGrammar book
Grammar book
 
Sg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysis
Sg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysisSg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysis
Sg1.acosta.herrera.yakee.contrastive analysis
 
Flaviana on tableau
Flaviana on tableauFlaviana on tableau
Flaviana on tableau
 
Present simple
Present simplePresent simple
Present simple
 
Past simple
Past simplePast simple
Past simple
 
4X.4.3 Lesson Plan
4X.4.3 Lesson Plan4X.4.3 Lesson Plan
4X.4.3 Lesson Plan
 
So such-140407175418-phpapp02
So such-140407175418-phpapp02So such-140407175418-phpapp02
So such-140407175418-phpapp02
 
Ser and pronouns spanish
Ser and pronouns spanishSer and pronouns spanish
Ser and pronouns spanish
 
Body Language And Students
Body Language And StudentsBody Language And Students
Body Language And Students
 
TPR
TPRTPR
TPR
 
Presentación de inglès 1
Presentación de inglès 1Presentación de inglès 1
Presentación de inglès 1
 
Phonology
PhonologyPhonology
Phonology
 
W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1
W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1
W6 once in a house on fire cross cutting.1
 
Josh's Spag Book
Josh's Spag BookJosh's Spag Book
Josh's Spag Book
 
Past simple-to-be
Past simple-to-bePast simple-to-be
Past simple-to-be
 
The audio lingual method
The audio lingual methodThe audio lingual method
The audio lingual method
 

Similar to E10 jan9 2012

Teaching tips...
Teaching tips...Teaching tips...
Teaching tips...
Emilia Frinculeasa
 
Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1
kimpalmore
 
Aspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciation
Aspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciationAspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciation
Aspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciation
Maria Mu
 
Ms4 file 4 then and now- with atf & aef competencies
Ms4 file 4   then and now- with atf & aef competenciesMs4 file 4   then and now- with atf & aef competencies
Ms4 file 4 then and now- with atf & aef competencies
Mr Bounab Samir
 
Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012
The Art of Learning
 
Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012
The Art of Learning
 
At the teacher’s desk
At the teacher’s deskAt the teacher’s desk
At the teacher’s desk
carriet88
 
Using Songs in the English Classroom
Using Songs in the English ClassroomUsing Songs in the English Classroom
Using Songs in the English Classroom
kathiuska456
 
Ena121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elements
Ena121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elementsEna121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elements
Ena121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elements
Elisabeth Wulff Sahlén
 
Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1
kimpalmore
 
Teaching English Pronunciation to Adult Beginners
Teaching English Pronunciation to Adult BeginnersTeaching English Pronunciation to Adult Beginners
Teaching English Pronunciation to Adult Beginners
Marsha J. Chan
 
download_16_71.pdf
download_16_71.pdfdownload_16_71.pdf
download_16_71.pdf
AjayKumar127604
 
Norma patricia martinez caamaño
Norma patricia martinez caamañoNorma patricia martinez caamaño
Norma patricia martinez caamaño
mtzcaamano13
 

Similar to E10 jan9 2012 (13)

Teaching tips...
Teaching tips...Teaching tips...
Teaching tips...
 
Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1
 
Aspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciation
Aspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciationAspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciation
Aspects of phonetics and phonology in pronunciation
 
Ms4 file 4 then and now- with atf & aef competencies
Ms4 file 4   then and now- with atf & aef competenciesMs4 file 4   then and now- with atf & aef competencies
Ms4 file 4 then and now- with atf & aef competencies
 
Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012
 
Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012Educator improvement meeting 2012
Educator improvement meeting 2012
 
At the teacher’s desk
At the teacher’s deskAt the teacher’s desk
At the teacher’s desk
 
Using Songs in the English Classroom
Using Songs in the English ClassroomUsing Songs in the English Classroom
Using Songs in the English Classroom
 
Ena121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elements
Ena121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elementsEna121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elements
Ena121 & 131 grammar lecture 1 word classes & clause elements
 
Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1Ewrt 30 class 1
Ewrt 30 class 1
 
Teaching English Pronunciation to Adult Beginners
Teaching English Pronunciation to Adult BeginnersTeaching English Pronunciation to Adult Beginners
Teaching English Pronunciation to Adult Beginners
 
download_16_71.pdf
download_16_71.pdfdownload_16_71.pdf
download_16_71.pdf
 
Norma patricia martinez caamaño
Norma patricia martinez caamañoNorma patricia martinez caamaño
Norma patricia martinez caamaño
 

More from mlsteacher

E10 jan4 2011
E10 jan4 2011E10 jan4 2011
E10 jan4 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 dec7 2011
E10 dec7 2011E10 dec7 2011
E10 dec7 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 dec12 2011
E10 dec12 2011E10 dec12 2011
E10 dec12 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 dec14 2011
E10 dec14 2011E10 dec14 2011
E10 dec14 2011mlsteacher
 
E10 dec5 2011
E10 dec5 2011E10 dec5 2011
E10 dec5 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 nov28 2011
E10 nov28 2011E10 nov28 2011
E10 nov28 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 nov21 2011-uploaded
E10 nov21 2011-uploadedE10 nov21 2011-uploaded
E10 nov21 2011-uploaded
mlsteacher
 
E10 nov16 2011-uploaded
E10 nov16 2011-uploadedE10 nov16 2011-uploaded
E10 nov16 2011-uploaded
mlsteacher
 
E10 nov9 2011
E10 nov9 2011E10 nov9 2011
E10 nov9 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 nov7 2011
E10 nov7 2011E10 nov7 2011
E10 nov7 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 nov2 2011
E10 nov2 2011E10 nov2 2011
E10 nov2 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct31 2011
E10 oct31 2011E10 oct31 2011
E10 oct31 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct26 2011
E10 oct26 2011E10 oct26 2011
E10 oct26 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct24 2011
E10 oct24 2011E10 oct24 2011
E10 oct24 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct19 2011_uploaded
E10 oct19 2011_uploadedE10 oct19 2011_uploaded
E10 oct19 2011_uploaded
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct17 2011
E10 oct17 2011E10 oct17 2011
E10 oct17 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct12 2011_uploaded
E10 oct12 2011_uploadedE10 oct12 2011_uploaded
E10 oct12 2011_uploaded
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct5 2011_uploaded
E10 oct5 2011_uploadedE10 oct5 2011_uploaded
E10 oct5 2011_uploaded
mlsteacher
 
E10 oct3 2011
E10 oct3 2011E10 oct3 2011
E10 oct3 2011
mlsteacher
 
E10 sept26 2011
E10 sept26 2011E10 sept26 2011
E10 sept26 2011
mlsteacher
 

More from mlsteacher (20)

E10 jan4 2011
E10 jan4 2011E10 jan4 2011
E10 jan4 2011
 
E10 dec7 2011
E10 dec7 2011E10 dec7 2011
E10 dec7 2011
 
E10 dec12 2011
E10 dec12 2011E10 dec12 2011
E10 dec12 2011
 
E10 dec14 2011
E10 dec14 2011E10 dec14 2011
E10 dec14 2011
 
E10 dec5 2011
E10 dec5 2011E10 dec5 2011
E10 dec5 2011
 
E10 nov28 2011
E10 nov28 2011E10 nov28 2011
E10 nov28 2011
 
E10 nov21 2011-uploaded
E10 nov21 2011-uploadedE10 nov21 2011-uploaded
E10 nov21 2011-uploaded
 
E10 nov16 2011-uploaded
E10 nov16 2011-uploadedE10 nov16 2011-uploaded
E10 nov16 2011-uploaded
 
E10 nov9 2011
E10 nov9 2011E10 nov9 2011
E10 nov9 2011
 
E10 nov7 2011
E10 nov7 2011E10 nov7 2011
E10 nov7 2011
 
E10 nov2 2011
E10 nov2 2011E10 nov2 2011
E10 nov2 2011
 
E10 oct31 2011
E10 oct31 2011E10 oct31 2011
E10 oct31 2011
 
E10 oct26 2011
E10 oct26 2011E10 oct26 2011
E10 oct26 2011
 
E10 oct24 2011
E10 oct24 2011E10 oct24 2011
E10 oct24 2011
 
E10 oct19 2011_uploaded
E10 oct19 2011_uploadedE10 oct19 2011_uploaded
E10 oct19 2011_uploaded
 
E10 oct17 2011
E10 oct17 2011E10 oct17 2011
E10 oct17 2011
 
E10 oct12 2011_uploaded
E10 oct12 2011_uploadedE10 oct12 2011_uploaded
E10 oct12 2011_uploaded
 
E10 oct5 2011_uploaded
E10 oct5 2011_uploadedE10 oct5 2011_uploaded
E10 oct5 2011_uploaded
 
E10 oct3 2011
E10 oct3 2011E10 oct3 2011
E10 oct3 2011
 
E10 sept26 2011
E10 sept26 2011E10 sept26 2011
E10 sept26 2011
 

E10 jan9 2012

  • 1. Monday, January 9th, 2011 Grammar Session Drama: Blocking and Rehearsal
  • 2. Housekeeping • Exams and Character Assignments – Average mark: 74.5% (B) – Marks ranged from 41% to 96% – A = 4, B = 6, C+ = 1, C = 0, C- = 1, F = 2 • Register for next term – see me • Next Week – Drama Performances – Jan. 16th, 18th, and 23rd – Grammar Test – Wed. Jan. 18th • Returning Texts • Drama Groups –Manoucher, Arezoo, Sandra L, and anyone who was away last week needs to see Michele
  • 3. Grammar Session • Put names under topics on board
  • 4. Vocal Warmups • Tighten and relax • Bounce • Roll • Yawn • Exhale • Repeat tongue twister: “The teeth, the lips, the tip of the tongue”
  • 5. Drama - Blocking • Blocking: planned movement, especially movement that is connected to the characters’ motivations and emotions Ex: entering the room angrily, leaning toward another character lovingly • Stage Business: movement that is related to characters’ general activity Ex: sweeping the floor, making drinks, packing a suitcase
  • 6. Drama - Blocking • Types of stages: arena, thrust, proscenium • Stage areas: upstage, downstage, etc. • Body positions: back, front, left, right, profile, etc. • Keep open as much as possible
  • 7. Next class: Vocal Techniques
  • 8. Homework • Work on Week 2 Rehearsal (See “Preparing for your Drama Performance” handout) • Study your Individual Grammar Plan