Making an entrance – TEAM

This week I have been running a Theatre Laboratory with my grade 10 and 11 students on what we bring when we enter the stage. We are moving onto exits next week, but I thought I would share with you what they explored with entrances for this blog. We discovered that with an entrance you can establish: character mood motive environment relationships objects in the environment status atmosphere conflict story backstory other characters off stage foreshadowing subtext and more... When you are ...

Water (H2O)

  The wonders of Water:   We survive because of water - no surprises there - and we all know of lots of ways in which water is essential for life but did you know ...... ..... that water is responsible for warming the planet?   Without water vapour in the atmosphere (where it makes up only a maximum of 4% of the atmosphere) , the earth would have an average temperature of - 20 oC, instead of +15 oC as water is the most important ...