Q3W19-24 Tap

TeacherBridget Horan
Subject AreaElementary Dance
Grade Level2nd-5th
Week #19-20
Unit of InstructionIntroduction to Tap
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria
  • Get familiar with Tap. 
  • Learn the different styles of tap. 
  • Learn a few basic steps. (Shuffles)
  • Lear ‘Even’ Rhythms. 
Classroom Activities
  • Students will learn the motions of several basic tap steps.
  • Students will become familiar with the 4 styles of Tap we will be talking about through out our unit. 
  • Students will learn about several famous tap dancers. 
Assignments Due
Additional Resources

Students are encouraged to bring in their own tap shoes. IN NO WAY DO YOU NEED TO PURCHASE SHOES. Students will be allowed to borrow a classroom set of shoes during our tap unit. If you would like to purchase shoes on your own you can buy them at several locations

  • Amazon
  • Target
  • Payless Shoe Store
  • Any local Dance Supply shop. 

If you have any questions feel free to email me. -Ms. Horan