"Year 7 � Term 3, 1st half"
Year 7 Timetravel & The Future Week 1; Word association (keywords on the future.) Brainstorm timetravel. Role play set in 30years time between a young and old person. Week 2; The past. Teacher in role as a timetravel rep, role play on an era from the past. Students perform to another group & grade each other. Week 3; Forum theatre (teacher puts students into a situation). Role play involving travelling back in time to change something for the better, (use of narration) Weeks 4-6; Small groups re-create a colony on Mars. Where do you live? What is it like? Many skills can be added here; hotseating, thought tracking, role play, spotlighting groups, simple lighting. (Teacher to assess confidence & performance.) Skills developed in; Conventions used; *imagination *still image *creating *thought track *communication *forum theatre *performing *narration