Dance

DANCE I & II

River Mill Academy – Spring 2020

Pauline Johnson (pjohnson@rivermill-academy.org)


Dance Lesson Plans Week of April 6th:
(Due Date: Thursday, April 9th by 11:59 pm)

 

Essential Information

Daily Activities

Mon.

4/6

Due Date

Thursday, April 9

This week, we continue our study our Unit of World Dances. You will be introduced to various types of dance from around the world. During this week we will focus on a country of your choice, there is a PowerPoint Presentation required for this week (see details on Tuesday).

Yoga Workout

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g13nVd7OLYs

Yoga is a great compliment to various forms of dance. Aim to do the yoga workout daily. Send a photo of a yoga pose, please do a different pose than last week.

Dance Around the World

https://www.starquestdance.com/%E2%80%A8ten-dance-around-the-world/

Read the article, list the dances shared and their country of origin.

SEE HANDOUT

Tues.

4/7

Due Date

Thursday, April 9

Dance Around the World / PowerPoint Presentation

Select a dance from above to focus on to create an informative class presentation. Requirements are below:

  • Information on Country: map, language, religion, population size, ethnicity
  • Dance Questions: Origin of the dance? Who performs it? Cultural Significance?
  • 6-8 Photos: include the place, people and images of dancing
  • Video Link: share an example of the type of dance researched
  • 5 Additional Highlights / Interesting Facts about the dance and/or culture
  • Site Sources

Wed.

4/8

Due Date

Thursday, April 9

Dance Around the World / PowerPoint Presentation

Continue working on your presentation.

Extra Credit: +10 if received by Wednesday, April 8th

 

Thur.

4/9

Due Date

TODAY

Dance Around the World / PowerPoint Presentation

Complete and submit your presentation.

PROJECT DUE TODAY

 

Fri.

4/10

N/A

TEACHER WORKDAY / NO SCHOOL