Line Dancing Teacher Resources
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Swing Your Partner!
This was written for ESOL students, but could work for any elementary class. Learners read about the American dance style known as Square Dancing. They explore its use in literature, write a friendly letter about it, and then use their listening skills as they do the dance.
5th - 8th Language Arts 4 Views 21 Downloads
The image Painting of Bear and Sun Dances by Louis Fenno contains an image of a traditional Ute dance. The class will hone their observation skills, as well as their ability to describe in detail, as they take a close look at the piece.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 15 Views 11 Downloads
In order to better understand how to locate a plane of symmetry in 3-dimensional objects, learners create a dance. The class reviews dance and math symmetry, then they practice making symmetrical shapes and movements with a partner. They conduct a simple group dance that finishes with a discussion on finding the plane of symmetry in 3-dimensional shapes.
4th Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
Fourth graders explore the music of Buenos Aires as they hear and then dance the Tango. They practice basic Tango rhythm, learn to sing the song, "Any Turkey can Tango," then practice a few Tango-riffic dance steps with a partner. What a fun lesson.
4th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Students explore rhythm. In this cross curriculum elements of dance, music, and literacy lesson, students listen to and repeat patterns of long/slow and short/fast sounds. Students choose a familiar theme and related words with 1- 4 syllables.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 25 Views 30 Downloads
Theme and Variation
The dance elements of body, energy, space, and time are the focus of a lesson on movement and theme. The class follows along as the teacher shows them a new dance that has a theme. They practice the dance, and then change one element in order to change the theme.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 10 Downloads
Four Activities Using Straight Line Graphs
This math packet includes four different activities which puts linear equations and line of best fit in the context of real world applications. Each activity uses a different linear math modeling equation and asks the learners to complete several questions.
8th - 10th Math 22 Views 422 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Dance: Sharp and Smooth Energy Qualities
Learners use different qualities of movement to express themselves. In this lesson on movement, students use different qualities of energy and then use their experience as an inspiration for writing poetry.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 18 Downloads
Lesson Plan: Dance
Teach your youngsters how to do the Macarena. Great directions are given for each step of the dance. There's not a lot of foot movement, but lots of hip swaying and arm movement. This dance uses repetitive movements so it's not so difficult a dance for young learners to master.
2nd - 5th Physical Education 3 Views 6 Downloads
Biography Bio-Cubes: Using Resources to Research Famous African-Americans
After being assigned a famous African American each student use books, the Internet, and Magazines to find out why that person is famous. They create a bio-cube, list resources, then engage in a "Line Dance" where they will move about each other, sharing what they have learned.
3rd 21st Century Skills 4 Views 14 Downloads
Lessons from the Lorax
Second graders are never to young to learn about the importance of conservation. First they role play to solidify the meanings of the words conserve and replenish, then hop over to the computer lap to use the Frayer model (graphic organizer) to further conceptualize the words conserve and replenish.
2nd Science 4 Views 13 Downloads
Analyzing Two Dances and Making a Dance Map: The Nutcracker
Students discuss dance elements and create a dance map. They choose a dance theme and incorporate movement into their dance maps and choreography. They also experiment with different types of music.
3rd - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 30 Views 104 Downloads
Dance the Beat
Learners study the artwork of Keith Haring to identify his style and techniques used to represent movement of the human body. They observe each other's movements while dancing to lively music. Students represent each other's postures and movements in original artwork, using elements of Haring's style.
K - 12th Science 6 Views 3 Downloads
Equations of Lines
Eight pages walk your mathematicians progressively from simply writing linear equations to translating written descriptions, and finally solving real-world applications. If you put the pages into a packet and work through them as a class, the publisher suggests a 75-minute time period.
8th - 9th Math 62 Views 199 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable