Q2W10-18 Elementary Dance K-5

TeacherTiffany McCarthy
Subject AreaElementary Dance
Grade LevelK-5
Week #10-18
Unit of InstructionWinter Performance
Standard(s) Taught

DA.K.S.2.1 Follow classroom directions.

DA.K.S.2.2 Retain simple sequences and accurate dance terminology over time.

DA.K.S.3.1 Refine gross- and fine-locomotor skills through repetition.

DA.K.S.3.2 Imitate simple exercises for strengthening and stretching the body.

DA.K.S.3.3 Develop kinesthetic awareness by maintaining personal space and moving in pathways through space.

DA.K.S.3.4 Move to various musical and rhythmic accompaniments, responding to changes in tempo and dynamics.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Learning, retaining and performing choreography

Classroom Activities

-Learning and Practicing winter show choreography

-Perform in groups for the class

-Combine classes with music. Practice dancing while another class sings the song. 

-Learn staging in the theater

-Rehearsals in theater


Assignments Due

Performance on Dec. 18, 19, & 20th

Additional Resources