An Ideal Husband by Lewis Treston is a modern adaption of Oscar Wilde’s effervescent social satire of the same name. Lewis will transport you into the mind of a playwright by providing insight into his process for adapting classic works and transforming them to be both accessible and relevant for classrooms. Equipping you with practical tools to contemporise texts and manipulate dramatic languages to successfully engage students with inherited texts.
- 1x hardcopy publication of An Ideal Husband
Unit 4: Transform
Students re-imagine, adapt and transform texts from inherited traditions into an expression of their emerging artistic voices, addressing the needs of a 21st century audience.
KNOW THE CONTENT AND HOW TO TEACH IT
2.1 Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
Apply knowledge of the content and teaching strategies of the teaching area to develop engaging teaching activities
PLAN FOR AND IMPLEMENT EFFECTIVE TEACHING AND LEARNING
3.3 Use Teaching Strategies
Select and use relevant teaching strategies to develop knowledge, skills, problem solving and critical and creative thinking.
3.4 Select and Use Resources
Select and/or create and use a range of resources, including ICT, to engage students in their learning.
CREATE AND MAINTAIN SUPPORTIVE AND SAFE LEARNING ENVIORNMENTS
4.1 Support student participation
Establish and implement inclusive and positive interactions to engage and support all students in classroom activities.
ENGAGE IN PROFESSIONAL LEARNING
6.2 Engage in professional learning and improve practice
Participate in learning to update knowledge and practice, targeted to professional needs and school and/or system priorities.