CRP 7: Theatre and Television

179 videos and 36 tools found

Student Tools
Student Tool 65: Journal Entry Worksheet
Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 317: Sharing Your Insights Through A Journal Entry as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet
Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Student Tool 67: Share Your Learning Worksheet
Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 319: Share Your Learning Activity as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Student Tool 68: Vocabulary Interesting to Me Worksheet
Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about vocabulary in any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 320: Vocabulary Interesting to Me as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Student Tool 75: Predict, Reflect, Question Student Worksheet
Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with any video on our Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tools
Teacher Tool 34: Arts Integration Activity–Harriet Tubman, An American Hero
Download this teacher tool for an arts integration activity combining theatre arts, social studies, and history. This activity accompanies the Educate.Today video, "Theatre 105: Glynis Brooks--Harriet Tubman, An American Hero."
Teacher Tool 36: Opera for Children
Use this Teacher Tool with the following videos:

Music 3: “The Very Last Green Thing”
Theater 17: “Interview with Director Doug Scholz-Carlson”
Theater 18: “Interview with Music Director Vince Lee”
Theater 19: “Interview with Set Designer Scott Neale”
Theater 20: “Interview with Costume Designer Stacy Harris”
Theater 21: “Interview with Lighting Designer Joe Clapper”
Teacher Tool 69: Afflicted Producing the Play Study Guide
Use this teacher tool in conjunction with the following Educate.Today video: Theatre 10: Afflicted--Producing the Play.
Teacher Tool 125: Behind the Scenes of a TV Show Study Guide
Use this document to learn more about the Educate.Today videos:
Media 1: An Inside Look at a TV Show: Behind the Scenes of HEC-TV Live! Program 1 and
Media 2: An Inside Look at a TV Show: Behind the Scenes of HEC-TV Live! Program 2.
Contents include a program description, a program agenda, related curriculum standards, and learning activities related to the program.
Teacher Tool 249: Cassius Project Character Education and Social Justice Activity Ideas
This teacher tool provides activity ideas in the areas of Character Education and Social Justice that are related to videos in the “Cassius Project” series of videos available on the Educate.Today website. Videos in the series are: Theater 41: Meet the Playwright, Theater 42: Meet the Players, Theater 43: Scene 1--Cassius Meets Officer Joe Martin , Theater 44: Scene 2--Learning the News of Emmett Till's Death, Theater 45: Scene 3--Eddie and Cassius Go to a Whites Only Diner, and Theater 46: On Boxing and Fight Choreography.
Teacher Tool 250: Cassius Project Communication Arts, Language Arts, and Journalism Activity Ideas
This teacher tool provides activity ideas in the areas of Communication Arts, Language Arts, and Journalism that are related to videos in the “Cassius Project” series of videos available on the Educate.Today website. Videos in the series are: Theater 41: Meet the Playwright, Theater 42: Meet the Players, Theater 43: Scene 1--Cassius Meets Officer Joe Martin , Theater 44: Scene 2--Learning the News of Emmett Till's Death, Theater 45: Scene 3--Eddie and Cassius Go to a Whites Only Diner, and Theater 46: On Boxing and Fight Choreography.
Teacher Tool 251: Cassius Project Social Studies and United States History Activity Ideas
This teacher tool provides activity ideas in the areas of Social Studies and United States History that are related to videos in the “Cassius Project” series of videos available on the Educate.Today website. Videos in the series are: Theater 41: Meet the Playwright, Theater 42: Meet the Players, Theater 43: Scene 1--Cassius Meets Officer Joe Martin , Theater 44: Scene 2--Learning the News of Emmett Till's Death, Theater 45: Scene 3--Eddie and Cassius Go to a Whites Only Diner, and Theater 46: On Boxing and Fight Choreography.
Teacher Tool 252: Cassius Project Theater Arts Activity Ideas
This teacher tool provides activity ideas in the area of Theater Arts that are related to videos in the “Cassius Project” series of videos available on the Educate.Today website. Videos in the series are: Theater 41: Meet the Playwright, Theater 42: Meet the Players, Theater 43: Scene 1--Cassius Meets Officer Joe Martin , Theater 44: Scene 2--Learning the News of Emmett Till's Death, Theater 45: Scene 3--Eddie and Cassius Go to a Whites Only Diner, and Theater 46: On Boxing and Fight Choreography.
Teacher Tool 253: Cassius Project Television Production Activity Ideas
This teacher tool provides activity ideas in the area of Television Production that are related to videos in the “Cassius Project” series of videos available on the Educate.Today website. Videos in the series are: Theater 41: Meet the Playwright, Theater 42: Meet the Players, Theater 43: Scene 1--Cassius Meets Officer Joe Martin , Theater 44: Scene 2--Learning the News of Emmett Till's Death, Theater 45: Scene 3--Eddie and Cassius Go to a Whites Only Diner, and Theater 46: On Boxing and Fight Choreography.
Teacher Tool 298: Cross Curricular Activity–Evaluating Live Interviews
This cross-curricular teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to get students thinking about: 1) how live interviews can be used to learn information on topics such as those discussed in the video, and 2) the effectiveness of this interview specifically in helping their learning on this topic as well as the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of interviews in general as a source of information.
Teacher Tool 299: Cross Curricular Activity–Evaluating Pre-Recorded Interviews
This cross-curricular teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to get students thinking about: 1) how pre-recorded interviews can be used to learn information on topics such as those discussed in the video, and 2) the effectiveness of this interview specifically in helping their learning on this topic as well as the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of interviews in general as a source of information.
Teacher Tool 317: Cross Curricular Activity–Sharing Insights Through a Journal Entry
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to write a journal entry that shares learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity–Video Reflection
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 319: Cross Curricular Activity–Sharing Learning Verbally
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video through verbal sharing and conversation. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 320: Vocabulary Interesting to Me
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, invites students to increase their vocabulary by selecting, and learning the definitions of, words in the video that are unknown and/or interesting to them. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 321: Vocabulary Activity
This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, asks students to listen for certain vocabulary words you have selected and define them in two ways: 1) contextually based on what they think the definition might be based on what they learn in the video; and 2) through a dictionary to either confirm or refine their contextual definition. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.
Teacher Tool 329: Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources
Educate.Today is full of primary sources to use with your students. This teacher tool focuses on understanding the difference between primary sources and secondary sources and provides an example of an activity to do with students to build their effective use of primary sources in a research project.
Teacher Tool 536: Theatre and Television Resource Package–Reading and Resource Lists
Download this document to find reading lists that include books, magazines, and online sources related to the topic of Theatre and Television.
Teacher Tool 551: Theatre and Television Resource Package–Writing Activity Ideas
Download this document to find writing activities with printable journal pages and Venn Diagram templates related to the topic of Theatre and Television.
Teacher Tool 552: Theatre and Television Resource Package–Vocabulary
Download this document to find vocabulary words and activities related to the topic of Theatre and Television.
Teacher Tool 575: Arts Integration Activity–Expressing Understanding Through Drama or a Graphic Novel
Use this Teacher Tool with the videos listed below to give students an opportunity to share their understanding of concepts they have learned from the videos through the creation of a dramatic scene or graphic novel. Videos for the activity include the one on the web page where you found the tool as well as others listed below:
Theatre 17: Interview with Director Doug Scholz-Carlson
Theatre 18: Interview with Music Director Vince Lee
Theatre 19: Interview with Set Designer Scott Neale
Theatre 20: Interview with Costume Designer Stacy Harris
Theatre 21: Interview with Lighting Designer Joe Clapper

To see the performance that the individuals above are discussing as they describe their jobs in a theatre production, view Music 3: The Very Last Green Thing.
Teacher Tool 576: Arts Integration Activity–Expressing Understanding Through Drama or a Graphic Novel
Use this Teacher Tool with the videos listed below to give students an opportunity to share their understanding of concepts they have learned from the videos through the creation of a dramatic scene or graphic novel. Videos for the activity include the one on the web page where you found this tool as well as others listed below:
Theatre 62: What does a production manager do?
Theatre 63: What does an operations manager do?
Theatre 69: What does a stage manager do?
Theatre 70: What does a scenic designer do?
Theatre 71: What does a lighting designer do?
Theatre 72: What does a costume designer do?
Theatre 82: What does an artistic director of a theatre company do?
Theatre 88: What is the role of a theatre critic?
Teacher Tool 632: Theatre and Television Resource Package–Cross Curricular Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans
Download this document to find cross curricular activity ideas and lesson plans related to the topics of Theatre and Television.
Teacher Tool 633: Theatre and Television Resource Package–Creation Station Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans
Download this document to find hands-on Creation Station activity ideas and lesson plans related to the topics of Theatre and Television.
Teacher Tool 634: Theatre and Television Resource Package–Arts Integration Activity Ideas and Lesson Plans
Download this document to find arts integration activity ideas and lesson plans related to the topics of Theatre and Television.
Teacher Tool 735: Program Guide for The Power of Story with Glynis Brooks
Download this document to find more information about our November 14, 2019 live program "The Power of Story with Glynis Brooks" Included is the following: program description, program objectives, program format, pre-program activity suggestions, supplemental website resources related to the program, and national standards related to the program.
Teacher Tool 745: Program Guide for The Power of Story in a Play
Download this document to find more information about our November 14, 2019 live program "The Power of Story in a Play." Included is the following: program description, program objectives, program format, pre-program activity suggestions, supplemental website resources related to the program, and national standards related to the program.
Teacher Tool 758: Easy But Powerful Activity Ideas for our Theatre Videos
Download this document to find some quick and easy but powerful activity ideas to build on your child/student's interest in theatre or to help nurture one.
Teacher Tool 768: Script of Scene
Download this document for Eric Coble's script of the scene highlighted in this program from his online version of "The Girl Who Swallowed a Cactus." This version of the script is designed to be performed online, via Zoom/FaceTime/Skype/ whatever form the theatre/school wishes it to be presented in - either streamed live or recorded.
Teacher Tool 769: Celebrating Theatre at Home: Create Your Own “Cactus” Video
Download this document to learn how you can be part of our celebration of theatre from home/virtual theatre featuring videos you create of your own tabletop performance of "The Girl Who Swallowed a Cactus."
Teacher Tool 770: Quick Ideas for Using Our Archived Programs
The archives of our live, interactive programs provide a unique resource for you and your students—all the benefits of having a guest speaker in your classroom or taking students on a field trip without the hassles of scheduling on your own PLUS some unique additional advantages as well. Some of those advantages are related to time. Others are related to flexibility of use. Couldn’t join us live? No problem. With this resource, material included in the live program can assist student learning in the best, differentiated way for your classroom. Download this document for some quick ideas on ways to use this unique resource.