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The Art of Storytelling | The Creative Corner
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Explore how writers use storyboards to visualize books and movies, learn how actors train and use fight choreography to portray stories on stage, and become a work of art yourself on this episode of The Creative Corner.  Everyone loves a good story.

Subject:
STEM/STEAM
Communication and Multimodal Literacy
Theater
Visual Art
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson
Visual Media
Author:
Trish Reed
Date Added:
05/27/2021
Forbidden Territory: Traveling Jewish Theatre
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SPARK visits the ensemble of the Traveling Jewish Theatre in a bold and moving play about the Middle East conflict called Blood Relative. This Educator Guide addresses collaborative theatre, political theatre, and the history of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
KQED Education
Provider Set:
KQED Education Network
Date Added:
04/27/2005
The Golden Age of Broadway
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This collection uses primary sources to explore the golden age of musical theatre on Broadway. Digital Public Library of America Primary Source Sets are designed to help students develop their critical thinking skills and draw diverse material from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Each set includes an overview, ten to fifteen primary sources, links to related resources, and a teaching guide. These sets were created and reviewed by the teachers on the DPLA's Education Advisory Committee.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Dance
Music
Theater
Material Type:
Primary Source
Provider:
Digital Public Library of America
Author:
Albert Robertson
Date Added:
01/20/2016
Instructional Plan: Digital Media for the Theatre Classroom
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Digital Media is a growing artistic element in Theatre Production. This unit covers common film/media terminology, introduces the career field of the theatrical digital media director, provides instruction on best practices for filming using cell phones or a laptop, introduces editing strategies, and culminates in a creative product by the student.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Theater
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Kelly Bisogno
Michelle Milligan
Date Added:
05/27/2021
Instructional Plan: Shadow Puppet Storytelling
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Students will understand that information passes from generation to generation through the ancient tradition of storytelling. Students will recognize that puppetry is a visual expression of storytelling used by many cultures for entertainment, community gatherings, to convey information and to encourage understanding and/or empathy. Students will create a shadow puppet and perform a short puppet show based on a folk tale, tall tale, or poem.

Subject:
Visual Art
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Lesson
Lesson Plan
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Michelle Milligan
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/29/2020
Instructional Plan: Understanding Copyright of Theatrical Works
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Understanding intellectual property and copyright is crucial to theatre practitioners, be they actors, technicians, directors, or managers. Students will research terms and identify cases of copyright infringement in the theatre arts.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Theater
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
Kelly Bisogno
Michelle Milligan
Date Added:
05/27/2021
Opening Nights: Teatro Visin
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SPARK follows Teatro Visin de San Jose, a Latino community theatre organizations in San Jose, California as they mount a new theatre work called Conjunto. This Educator Guide offers activities related to Latino/Chicano Theatre, the internment of the Japanese, and theatre.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
KQED Education
Provider Set:
KQED Education Network
Date Added:
03/06/2003
Progression Chart: Elementary Theatre Arts Standards of Learning
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This resource demonstrates the 2020 Theatre Arts Standards of Learning for elementary students in a chart format that shows the progression of the standards from grades kindergarten through fifth.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Theater
Material Type:
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/18/2020
Progression Chart: High School Theatre Arts Standards of Learning
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This resource demonstrates the 2020 Theatre Arts Standards of Learning for high school in a chart format that shows the progression of the standards from grades nine through twelve.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Theater
Material Type:
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/18/2020
Progression Chart: Middle School Theatre Arts Standards of Learning
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This resource demonstrates the 2020 Theatre Arts Standards of Learning for middle school in a chart format that shows the progression of the standards from grades six through eight.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Theater
Material Type:
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/18/2020
Resource Document: Engaging English Learners in Theatre Arts Instruction
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The attached infographic resource document descibes ways to engage English Learners in theatre arts classrooms by making learning visible, supporting the language of theatre arts, connecting learning to students' backgrounds and skills, using cooperative learning structures and strategies, and reducing cognitive load and allowing processing time.

Subject:
English Language Development (ELD)
Fine Arts
Theater
Material Type:
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/18/2020
Trailblazers: Joe Goode
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SPARK follows Joe Goode as he and the dancers of the Joe Goode Performance Group develop, rehearse, and perform a dance theatre work called Folk. This Educator Guide addresses the history and form of dance-theatre as an artistic genre.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
KQED Education
Provider Set:
KQED Education Network
Date Added:
07/23/2003
Webinar: Digital Learning with eMediaVA
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This webinar and presentation is a previously recorded session, Digital Learning with eMediaVA presented by Lindsey Horner.Webinar Description: This webinar presents information about media and educational resources from WHRO Public Media for fine arts educators. Lyndsay Horner, Manager of eMediaVA will led the one-hour session in July 2020. The session includes how to access eMediaVA and how to find resources to support student learning in fine arts areas of dance, music, theatre, and visual arts.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Dance
Music
Theater
Visual Art
Material Type:
Lecture
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Michelle Milligan
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/23/2020
Webinar: Digital Resources for Fine Arts Educators from the Library of Congress
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This webinar will explore the digital resources of the Library of the Congress for fine arts instruction. Engagement with primary source images, objects and documents can spark critical thinking, deeper learning and interdisciplinary connections for students. Join Sherry Levitt and Cynthia Szwajkowski from Teaching with Primary Sources, Virginia (TPSVA) for a lively, interactive exploration of the Library's rich, digital collections for in-person and virtual instruction. As a demonstration, special guest Carolyn Bennett, former Library of Congress Teacher-in-Residence, will model an activity using WPA Posters.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Dance
Music
Theater
Visual Art
Material Type:
Lecture
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Michelle Milligan
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/22/2020
Webinar: Education Resources from Virginia's Cultural and Historical Museums and Sites for Fine Arts Educators
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Educational resources provided by Virginia's history and cultural museums offer educators the opportunity to form deep classroom connections to Virginia history and culture.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Dance
Music
Theater
Visual Art
History/Social Sciences
Material Type:
Lecture
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Author:
Michelle Milligan
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
09/23/2020
Webinar: #GoOpenVA for Fine Arts Educators
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Participants will learn how to use #GoOpenVA to locate arts-based lessons (many of which are also cross-curricular). All such lessons are openly-licensed so they can be adapted to your own students and purposes. Additionally, #GoOpenVA provides a community space for teachers to connect with each other in these challenging times, when everyone is learning how to approach teaching in new ways.

Subject:
Fine Arts
Material Type:
Lecture
Author:
Michelle Milligan
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
10/01/2020
Webinar: Interdisciplinary Connections with Theatre Arts
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Participants will gain resources and strategies focused on how the fundamentals of theatre can connect students to their learning, their peers, and themselves. Participants will understand how this connection creates a relevance and rigor that gives their students the skills necessary for success in and out of the classroom. Participants will also understand the role the state standards can play in creating these connections—specifically regarding the Five Cs.

Subject:
Theater
Material Type:
Lecture
Author:
Michelle Milligan
Kelly Bisogno
Date Added:
10/01/2020