Reading Fluency & Creative Writing Through Theater
In this ongoing class students will work to build their reading fluency and creative writing skills through the lens of the age old craft of Theater.
54 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 2 learners
There are no upcoming classes.
Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
How Outschool Works
There are no open spots for this class.
You can request another time or scroll down to find more classes like this.
When people think of theater they often think of actors, singing, dance and fame. However, what many people do not know is that actors are incredible readers (they have to read their lines with some major expression as if they are the characters who are speaking those words). That's what you call fluency. Other theater professionals are also great writers. All the stories we see on stage, screen and theaters had writers. To prepare a role, writers, directors and actors have to research to...
Students will be able to: -Strengthen their ELA Skills by being able to interpret characters and text - Exercise their creativity and innovation - Improve their public speaking skills, reading comprehension & confidence
Students will be asked to create Journal entries and work on memorizing lines based on one of the memorization techniques discussed in class.
Students will occasionally watch video clips, mostly from YouTube.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
K-12 Certified Teacher
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
54 total reviews
60 completed classes
Since the beginning of my graduate studies in Educational Theatre at New York University I've held a strong interest in exposing people to creative ways of learning and providing a platform for others to express themselves, exercise their own...