Dance Team Q2

TeacherNatalie Kushner
Subject AreaDance Team
Grade Level6-8
Week #2nd Quarter
Unit of InstructionThe Nutcracker - Performance, Choreography, Assessment
Standard(s) Taught
Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Cleaning Choreography to prepare for performance events
Staging and Spacing
Self and Peer Assessments
Learn and prepare Nutcracker choreography
Continue working on technique in jazz and ballet

Classroom Activities

Training in ballet and jazz technique
Conditioning for dancers
Learn Nutcracker choreography
Discuss staging, spacing, and performance quality
Critique our fellow dancers and ourself

Assignments Due

VCD: November 18th
Works in Progress: November 19th
December 16th: Nutcracker with a Twist

Self and Peer Critiques

Additional Resources