The Jr. Forensics program
Gymnasium students to the basic skills needed for all six
Forensics activities, with a special emphasis on Duet Acting and
Forensics is an excellent
outlet for imaginative students who enjoy acting,
movement. Students who participate will:
gain confidence speaking in
front of an audience
express themselves in
improve their English
enjoy using their English in
creative and fun activities
Two highlights of the Jr. Forensics Program are the
and the Inter-School
Jr. Forensics Tournament.
Forensics Workshop is an innovative after-school program
designed especially for 1st and 2nd Gymnasium students.
Through dramatic games and activities, students learn
how to use voice, facial expression, gesture, and
body movement as dramatic tools. In this workshop,
Gymnasium students acquire the basic dramatic and
rhetorical skills needed for all Forensics activities.
Panigyri, Jr. Forensics
members have the opportunity to compete in the
inter-school Jr.Forensics Tournament, a friendly competition designed to
Athens College and Psychico College Gymnasium students a
for what an actual PFA Tournament is like.
participating in the Jr. Tournament, Gymnasium students
increase their public
communication skills, develop realistic and healthy
toward competition, learn how to accept constructive
criticism and be judged on their performance and most
importantly the participants have a lot of fun
performing in front of an audience.