Week 9-15 Elementary Dance Lesson Plans

TeacherTiffany McCarthy
Subject AreaElementary Dance
Grade LevelK-5
Week #9-15
Unit of InstructionHoliday Choreography
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 Retain
-Staging
-Choreography

Classroom Activities

Learn and practice our holiday dances.

Learn our spots and staging of our dance on the stage in the theater.

Assignments Due

Filming our final product on week 15! 🙂

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