Children need to know how to be social before they can dance together. Socialization comes from positive interaction in a nurturing environment with other children. Socialization occurs in several ways. Students touching each other is a major obstacle.
Sense of Dance-2nd Edition, A
Through this text, students discover that dance is an accessible art form that can bring greater self-awareness and self-confidence. It helps beginning dancers learn how to express themselves through dance.
Dance Anatomy and Kinesiology
The instruction to “use more of the back of your leg” is sometimes employed by teachers to encourage
greater use of the hamstring muscles when the feet are weight bearing, particularly when the
teacher feels that the student is overusing the “front of the legs” (quadriceps femoris).
Dance Anatomy eBook
Even though breathing is the natural process of bringing oxygen into the lungs, most dancers are unclear about exactly how to breathe!
Writing About Dance eBook
Before you can critique a dance, you must observe it.
Implementing the National Dance Education Standards
Students will use graffiti and pop culture as a springboard to create a study in movement that is related to modern mosaics. This learning experience may be accomplished in several sessions of varying lengths over four or more days.
A spirit of spontaneous creativity is essential to dance improvisation. Improvisation is like a quick conversation that demands immediate responses, or movement answers. To stay creative within that demand, dancers need to know that no movement answer is wrong. This new books helps teachers provide dance improvisation experiences to students.
Dynamic Alignment Through Imagery-2nd Edition
Imagine you are wringing a towel while keeping it in a straight line. Visualize the facet of the navicular spinning on the head of the talus. Notice that the medial aspect of the transverse tarsal joint is moving more than the lateral. After twisting one foot, compare the feel and balance of both feet in a standing position.
Healthy and Sustainable Fundraising Activities eBook
Millions of ink cartridges are thrown away every day, and several cups of oil are required to produce new ink cartridges from scratch.
Music Fundamentals for Dance With Web Resource
Repetition and contrast are the two most basic elements of musical form. These concepts evolved as a response to the human need for comfort in the familiar and then, becoming bored with the familiar, a change to something new.