Week 23-26 Elementary Dance Lesson Plans

TeacherTiffany McCarthy
Subject AreaDance
Grade LevelK-5
Week #
Unit of InstructionBallet
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

Learn and practice ballet vocabulary and technique.

Classroom Activities

Positions of the arms and feet
Barre exercises
Jumps
Turns
Across the for leaps

Assignments Due
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