Year 9 Drama

Pupils will be taught drama through the following topics and texts:

  • Devising Drama – from a range of stimuli
  • Understanding drama and texts in practice – Teechers by John Godber
  • Dance choreography
  • Theatre practitioners

Pupils who meet age related expectations will be able to:

  • To perform drama using characterisation skills, drama conventions and stage space with imagination and commitment to communicate meaning.
  • Use a range of dramatic skills, techniques to express ideas and feelings effectively.
  • Contribute positively to the development and realisation ideas within a range of groups, always encouraging others.
  • Structure performance toward a particular target audience.
  • Consolidate their ability and to respond in depth and detail to their own work and that of others, showing the ability to recognise quality and structure.
  • Analyse theatre considering the production elements of the performance, as well as the directorial perspective of the performance.