Theatre Club: Improv Acting Makes Better Writers! (Ages 6-8) Back to School
In this drama class, students will learn how to act, think on the spot, and build their self-confidence!
year old learners
learners per class
Meets 1x per week
Runs week after week
25 minutes per class
I am highly energetic, and I also focus on the social-emotional component of my students. You will see that my goal is for students to feel comfortable expressing themselves in front of others. The class will start out with a get to know each other activity. Since acting is very expressive, my lesson plans are very clear of my intention to create a positive, open and trusting community between the learners and I. Each class will have an improv warm up activity. Then, the students will act in...
This class is taught in English.
Students will build their self-confidence by learning to think on the spot without being judged. This is a key component of developing the skill of acting. They will also develop the skill of breaking down the layers of different feelings. Many people struggle with naming how they feel. This class will also improve their ability to connect with themselves as well as others. This class will also increase their ability to write more detail in written stories because we will focus on character development as well as sequential order of details in a story. Story elements will also be analyzed and discussed in the script.
I learned improv acting in Los Angeles and I'm here to share with your child what I learned! I have also been an elementary school teacher for over 10 years.
Paper and a pencil
25 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Meet the teacher
Hi! I'm Ashley! I have a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and English as a Second Language. Literacy is always at the forefront of my lessons. I use a lot of songs and creativity to help students learn various content. I have been...