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In Case You Missed It: P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box Tips

Help your students get off to a great start this year with our tips for making P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box performances the best they can be. Theater Etiquette Getting students prepared to be attentive audience members and think about what

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Easy Links to the P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box Series

Over the years, US Academic Triathlon has asked students which event is their favorite. Surprisingly, the breakdown has always come out to be almost exactly split into thirds, with each of our three events taking an equal part of the

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P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box Time: Close Reading

Winning isn’t everything, but it is a shame when a team misses an opportunity to get points because of an oversight.Here are a few ways to help your students excel during the P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box round. 1. Read the

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P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box Time: Props Add Pop

Just like a character’s costume, the props they use can make people with certain occupations easily recognizable. A person wearing a tie is some kind of professional, a person with a tie AND a clipboard is probably an inspector. A

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P.A.R.T.Y. in a Box Time: Costumes Make the Characters

People spend a lot of time thinking about their own appearance. We wear make-up, iron our shirts, match our socks and do all sorts of things ranging from meticulous to menial when it comes to how we look. Humans make

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