Drama - Stand-up Comedy | G7+

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What is a joke? How do you write one? How is joke writing different from an essay or a story?This week we will learn the answers to all these questions as you create your own 5-minute set of stand-up comedy, which you will present in a short online show to your families at the end of the week.

Students will learn:

  • Intro to Joke Writing
  • Joke structures
  • News Jokes
  • Personal Perspective Jokes
  • Performance


Time: 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. ET

Date: Monday-Friday, 7/26-7/30/2021 (week 7)

Grade: Grade 7+ 

Class size: 4-8

Prerequisite: no

Project-Based: Yes 

Category: Drama


Online Course Requirements

  • Mac, PC, Tablet, or Phone

  • WebCam

  • Stable internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conference

  • You should have enough room to step back from your camera and be visible from the top of your head to your knees.
  • Paper and pen/pencil




Mr. Ray S. 

Debate and Speech Tournament Coach and instructor

The more a student enjoys, the more a student learns.
Ray teaches Spanish, Drama and Public Speaking. He has taught since 2003 and was the coach of a Speech and Debate team for 5 years. Ray studied at the University of Virginia, Middlebury College and the Second City Conservatory in Toronto. Ray's educational philosophy: the more a student enjoys, the more a student learns.


Cancellation Policy

Please read the complete Champion Camp policy before purchase

  • Full refund except for a 3% order withdrawal fee, notice us more than 7 days before the online session start date.

  • 50% refund, notice us less than 7 days and more than 3 days before the online session start date.

  • No refund; notice us less than 3 days before the start of the online camp session. 

  • If an online class cancellation is made by Champion Camp due to low enrollment, there will be a full refund for tuition. Any class cancellation will be announced at least 7 days before the session starts.