Year 9 Dance

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

In this course students will explore a variety of dance styles through practical and research tasks.  This course will further develop your collaborative skills, and the skills to overcome challenges as you create your own choreography, technique, and dance knowledge.  At times, students will be working in groups to produce choreography and performance pieces for an audience.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

Develop these skills:Explore this content:
  • Team work
  • Choreography - creating Dances using your own favorite styles or other dance styles.
  • Communication
  • Technique - including flexibility, strength and fitness.
  • Collaboration
  • Ensemble skills -working with others using movement challenges.
  • Resilience
  • Having an awareness of yourself in relation to others and within a space.
  • Literary skills (writing and research)
  • Explore and learn various dance genres/styles.

Year Levels/Departments:

Year 9, Dance

Resources Required

Folder or A4 book
Black leggings/ spanx and a black singlet or t shirt