Drama/Rhetoric (Speaking)

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 


September: Intro to Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.
• Memoir read aloud

October:
• Poetry readings, drama. Examples Who’s on First PDF- Abbott and Costello, Shel Silverstein

November:
Group systems thinking projects presented: The Lorax Returns

December:
• Biography of a plant presentations
January:
• January 15: Martin Luther King Junior’s Birthday
• Analysis of I Have a Dream Speech
February:
• Biography of a positive change maker read aloud
March:
• March 2: Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Party (Read Across America) and Dr. Seuss read aloud
• Imaginative: 25 Years into the future read aloud
April:
• original haibun and limerick read aloud
• April 16: analysis of Letter from Birmingham Jail (April 16, 1963)
• April 20: Earth Day Performance/Presentations (Earth Day April 22) EarthDay.org
May:
• Classroom Law Project: Mock Trials
June:
• June 4-6: pechakucha presentations
• June 8: Big Chautauqua (Last Day of School)