Multidisciplinary

Peer Tutoring, 1 semester 1 credit

Grades: 10, 11, 12‚Äč
Prerequisites: Teacher Recommendation
Students may sign up to assist students in the LRE program. Peer tutoring for credit requires a daily journal, final summary paper, and an extracurricular assignment. All peer tutors provide academic guidance in either the LRE classroom or in a regular education classroom with adaptations. Modeling and directing age appropriate behaviors for LRE students is an important role for peer tutors. Excellent attendance and strong leadership qualities are necessary traits for peer tutoring. Note: *An academic GPA of "C" or better is required as is a clear disciplinary record. Prerequisite For The Following Special Education Courses: To enroll in any of the classes listed below, a student must have a current IEP.


Technical Theatre

Technical Theatre
is based on the Indiana Academic Standards for Theatre. Students enrolled in Technical Theatre actively engage in the process of designing, building, managing, and implementing the technical aspects of a production. These activities should incorporate elements of theatre history, culture, analysis, response, creative process, and integrated studies. Additionally, students explore career opportunities in the theatre, attend and critique theatrical productions, and recognize the responsibilities and the importance of individual theatre patrons in their community.

  • Recommended Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
  • Recommended Prerequisites: none
  • Credits: 1 semester course, 1 credit per semester. The nature of this course allows for successive semesters of instruction at an advanced level provided that defined proficiencies and content standards are utilized.
  • Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas
  • Fulfills a Fine Arts requirement for the Core 40 Academic Honors Diploma
  • Laboratory Course


Advanced Technical Theatre

Advanced Technical Theatre is based on the Indiana Academic Standards for Theatre. Students enrolled in Advanced Technical Theatre actively lead and supervise in the process of designing, building, managing, programming, drafting, and implementing the technical aspects of a production. These activities should incorporate elements of theatre history, culture, analysis, response, creative process, and integrated studies. Additionally, students investigate technical theatre careers then develop a plan for potential employment or further education through audition, interview or presentation of a portfolio. Students also attend and critique theatrical productions and volunteer to support theatre in their community.

  • Recommended Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
  • Recommended Prerequisites: Technical Theatre I and II (L)
  • Credits: 1 semester course, 1 credit per semester. The nature of this course allows for successive semesters of instruction at an advanced level provided that defined proficiencies and content standards are utilized.
  • Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas
  • Fulfills a Fine Arts requirement for the Core 40 Academic Honors Diploma
  • Laboratory Course


Theatre Arts

Theatre Arts is based on the Indiana Academic Standards for Theatre. Students enrolled in Theatre Arts read and analyze plays, create scripts and theatre pieces, conceive scenic designs, and develop acting skills. These activities incorporate elements of theatre history, culture, analysis, response, creative process, and integrated studies.

Additionally, students explore career opportunities in the theatre, attend and critique theatrical productions, and recognize the responsibilities and the importance of individual theatre patrons in their community.

  • Recommended Grade Level: 9, 10, 11,12
  • Recommended Prerequisites: none
  • Credits: 1 semester course, 1 credit per semester. The nature of this course allows for successive semesters of instruction at an advanced level provided that defined proficiencies and content standards are utilized.
  • Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas
  • Fulfills a Fine Arts requirement for the Core 40 Academic Honors Diploma
  • Laboratory Course



Advanced Acting

Advanced Acting is based on the Indiana Academic Standards for Theatre. Students enrolled in Advanced Acting research, create, and perform characters through script analysis, observation, collaboration and rehearsal. These activities should incorporate elements of theatre history, culture, analysis, response, creative process and integrated studies. Additionally, students explore career opportunities in the theatre by attending plays, meeting actors and discussing their work, and becoming theatre patrons in their community.

  • Recommended Grade Level: 10, 11, 12
  • Recommended Prerequisites: Theatre Arts
  • Credits: 1 semester course, 1 credit per semester. The nature of this course allows for successive semesters of instruction-at.an advanced level provided that defined proficiencies and content standards are utilized.
  • Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for all diplomas
  • Fulfills a Fine Arts requirement for the Core 40 Academic Honors Diploma
  • Laboratory Course



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