Welcome to Drama!
Teacher: Mrs. Weigand Welcome to Drama!
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org I am excited to have you as my
Website: www.weigand-arts.com/juliet student, and hope that together we
Length of course: 18 weeks can light up the stage!
What will I learn in drama? Most importantly you will learn to build your: self-confidence, teamwork,
and communication skills. Furthermore, students will explore the following concepts in drama:
Vocal and Physical Techniques
Play Analysis and Performance
MATERIALS NEEDED FOR CLASS:
One package pencils
One package of loose-leaf paper
OPTIONAL MATERIALS FOR CLASS:
Large construction paper
Do you have any: costumes, hats, wigs, props, material, or anything that looks like it could be useful
for the theatre? We NEED DONATIONS!!! ***Donations count as EXTRA CREDIT!!!
50% - Daily Grades = participation, group work, daily spotlight
25% - Quizzes = open note quiz over each unit
25% - Performance Grades = group performances, solo performances, presentations
Students will have the opportunity to receive extra credit for attending live fine arts programs during
this semester. These can include plays, music concerts, ballet, or other performance art. In order to
receive extra credit they must bring a program from the production or show.
1. Demonstrate control of your body so no one gets hurt.
2. RAISE YOUR HAND politely and wait to be called on by the teacher.
3. ALWAYS try your best! Participation is REQUIRED!
4. Maintain concentration to STAY ON TASK.
5. Audience etiquette: watch, listen, learn, and show RESPECT!
WHEN A STUDENT CHOOSES TO BREAK A RULE:
2. Stay after class for student/teacher conference.
3. 5 minute lunch detention in my room.
4. 15 minute lunch detention writing lines in my room.
5. Principal / Parent / Teacher conference.
Each student will have a behavior sheet for class. Any time they are disruptive or have a behavior
problem they will sign the sheet stating the problem they had and the date. This sheet will be kept as
a record of the students behavior.
Please contact me if you would like to become an active member in the theatre program.
***Please return this page to Mrs. Weigand TOMORROW!***
Student name: __________________________________________ Class period______________
I have read the Drama syllabus and will contact Mrs. Weigand if I have a question concerning the course.
Parent Signature Date
I have read the Drama syllabus, and know that if I have questions about it I can ask Mrs. Weigand.
Student Signature Date