Dance

DANCE I & II

River Mill Academy

Pauline Johnson (pjohnson@rivermill-academy.org)

Course Description: In this elective course, students will be presented with concepts of Dance at an introductory/intermediate level. This class is a performance-based class under the category of physical education.  Students will be expected to participate daily unless there is an illness or injury that prohibits movement. The topics learned will include ballet, jazz, modern, tap, musical theatre, world dances and choreography. 

 Textbook:  Variety of resources

 Required Materials / Dance Attire:

Composition Notebook

Female: Sports Bra, Leotard or Fitted top, Leggings, and Socks

Male: Compression Shorts under Athletic pants or Leggings under shorts, T-shirt and Socks

Footwear: Recommended if accessible but not required for this course


Lesson Plans: Dance - Week of March 29, 2021

 

Daily Activities

Homework

Mon.

3/29

Choreography cont. / Tap Unit

Students discuss team collaboration

Complete TEAM assessment

Tapp Unit Summary

Tap Unit Summary

(Assignment in Teams)

Due Thursday

Tues.

3/30

Tap Unit

Warm-Up

Learn Basic Steps

Create/Learn a Combination

Cool down

Flipgrid: Tap Unit

(Assignment in Teams)

Due Thursday

Wed.

3/31

Tap Unit

Warm-Up

Learn Basic Steps

Create/Learn a Combination

Cool down

 

Thur.

4/1

Tap Unit

Warm-Up

Learn Basic Steps

Create/Learn a Combination

Cool down

All assignments are due!!!

Fri.

4/2

TEACHER WORKDAY / NO SCHOOL