Dance Team – Competitive Q3, Wks 1-9

TeacherNatalie Kushner
Subject AreaDance Team - Competitive
Grade Level6-8
Week #1-9
Unit of InstructionCompetition Preparation
Standard(s) Taught



Performance Quality

Critiquing Dance


Dance Etiquette


Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Cleaning technique

Timing and musicality in all styles of dance

Working together to create the best performance quality and dance as one team

Discuss professionalism on stage and backstage

Classroom Activities

Warm up

Conditioning to strengthen our dance muscles and build better technique

Ballet barre

Technique across the floor and in center

Clean competition routines

Work on our dance portfolio resumes


Assignments Due

Peer and self critiques

Class participation

Dance portfolio resume

Additional Resources