Graham School @grahamschoolY9 had Friday treats today - well done on a great start to the year! We had 12 students nominated - some couldn't be there but they still go their chocolates! #TeamGraham #Y9 #Celebrations #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/YYT3F1lXEO2 days ago
Graham School @grahamschoolWell done to Y8 students (and Ms Tindall!) who enjoyed treats on Friday! They are doing really well in Y8 and have had a great start to the year! Hope you enjoyed the chocolates! #TeamGraham #Y8 #GrowAtGraham #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/qHUaZQAs431 week ago
Graham School @grahamschoolWell done to Y7 students who had Friday Treats with Miss Robins! Cold Chocolate this year rather than hot! They have had a great first month. We are very proud of them! #TeamGraham #GrowAtGraham #Celebrations #ThriveWithHope 🍫🥳 https://t.co/0zbqzEzxtO2 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolEach of our Year 7 & 8 will receive a FREE book! During the next two weeks students will pick their book from 17 titles. Take a look at this year's choice on the Bookbuzz website. https://t.co/mvsFUoQyd03 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolMiss Jessup has expressed just how proud she is of the students here at #TeamGraham. We are currently running our #AntiBullyingCampaign and so far we've had 75 students wanting to be Anti Bullying Ambassadors. Amazing team spirit. #Proud 👏3 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolGreat to see so many Y6 and their parents this evening! If you missed it, please enjoy our film at the link below. If you have questions contact us! We’ll be in touch!#Transition #TeamGraham https://t.co/VkKjICiGjf3 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolWith Virtual Open Evening fast approaching... here's just a small taster of life at Graham School. We can't wait to meet you all next week. https://t.co/NT8wGULm3I3 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolOpening Evening 2020 Please visit our website below for full details! https://t.co/VkKjICiGjf https://t.co/ngDBk7oKWq4 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolUseful information from NYCC about your child, coronavirus and school. Please follow think below... https://t.co/1uER81QIIv4 weeks ago
Graham School @grahamschoolVirtual Opening Evening Tuesday 29th September 2020 @ 5.30pm Advance notice: we will be holding a Virtual Open Evening via ZOOM. A letter has been sent to all primary schools for distribution to all year 5 and 6 families via email or text. Full Details: https://t.co/WaTtol4v324 weeks ago

GRAHAM SCHOOL IS PART OF

Drama

DRAMA

GCSE Drama

40% Exam

40% Coursework Component

20% Practical Exam

Led by: Ms K Jessup

Exam Board: Pearson (Edexcel)

Students opting for this subject will be required, at times, to work outside of normal school hours. For example; evening performances to public audiences and additional rehearsals outside of lesson time.

What will I be studying?

Component 1 Devising

(Practical coursework and a written portfolio).

Component 2 Performance from Text

(Practical Exam – with an audience and a visiting examiner).

Component 3 Theatre

Makers in Practice (Written exam based on a set text and a live performance).

This course is challenging and creative and allows students to develop skills in a number of different areas. Students will develop acting and performance skills as well as an overall understanding of the theatre. Students can choose different areas to develop their work in such as Performance, Lighting, Costume & Makeup, Set Design and Sound Design. Students will get the chance to take part in workshops delivered by professional actors and practitioners. This course requires a lot of commitment, hard work and self-discipline.

What can I do afterwards?

Students who take this course will be able to go on to study Drama at college such as A Level Drama and Theatre Studies. Drama also teaches you a number of other skills such as building confidence, improving group work, problem solving, time management and effective communication skills.

“Remember: there are no small parts, only small actors”

- CONSTANTIN STANISLAVSKI

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Y9 had Friday treats today - well done on a great start to the year! We had 12 students nominated - some couldn't be there but they still go their chocolates! #TeamGraham #Y9 #Celebrations #ThriveWithHope pic.twitter.com/YYT3…