Curriculum Outline

Year 7

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Creative Skills – Introduction to Drama & how to develop performance confidence. Mime & Storytelling – focusing on vocal and physical skills.
Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Characterisation –“How to create and sustain a character” within the context of WW2 Text “Our Day Out” focusing on performing script and developing interpretation through improvisation.
Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Exploration of script through the skill of physical theatre Improvisation & Theory Exam

 

Year 8

Autumn Half Term 1 Autumn Half Term 2
Social Drama – naturalistic drama studying human interaction and behaviour. Theatre History – Greek Theatre, Medieval Drama & Melodrama.
Spring Half Term 1 Spring Half Term 2
Romeo & Juliet & stage fighting Improvisation- working with a range of stimuli.
Summer Half Term 1 Summer Half Term 2
Devising & Practitioners Set design – creating a model set of a play or film.