ERIC Number: ED458639
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-May
Reference Count: N/A
Colorado Model Content Standards for Theatre: Suggested Grade Level Expectations.
Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
This booklet lists six model content standards in theater arts for elementary and secondary school students in the state of Colorado. The six standards cited in the booklet are: (1) Students develop interpersonal skills and problem-solving capabilities through group interaction and artistic collaboration; (2) Students understand and apply the creative process to skills of storytelling, playwriting, acting, and directing; (3) Students understand and apply the creative process to enhance skills of design and technical theater; (4) Students understand and relate the role of theater arts to culture and history; (5) Students analyze and assess the characteristics, merits, and meanings of traditional and modern forms of dramatic expression; and (6) Students know and apply connections between theater and other disciplines. The booklet lists various goals for students to achieve in implementing the six standards for the different elementary, middle school, and high school grades. (NKA)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Elementary Secondary Education, Skill Development, State Standards, Student Development, Student Educational Objectives, Teacher Expectations of Students, Theater Arts
Colorado Dept. of Education, 201 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80203-1799. Tel: 303-866-6600; Fax: 303-830-0793. For full text: http://www.cde.state.co.us/download/pdf/theatre.pdf.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Colorado State Dept. of Education, Denver.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado