Dance pages from Primary Subjects
Primary Subjects is a termly publication produced by the Council for Subject Associations that aims to offer practical help for primary teachers. The first three issues are free and are being sent to all maintained primary schools in England; if you missed your copy you can order a replacement from www.subjectassociation.org.uk or you can download the dance sections here.
Foundation – Giraffes can't dance, book stimulus. KS1 – Happy Feet, penguin dance. KS2 – Stomp, dance with props.
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Full unit of work. Foundation and KS1 from book Giraffes can't dance by Andreae and Parker Rees
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Recognising Dance Talent. KS2 – Me and my shadow. Supporting talented dancers.
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Engaging with globalisation. KS2 – Samba Parade, South America. Fear and hatred Romeo and Juliet. Dance in global citizenship policy.
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Learning outside the classroom. Using your school grounds for dance. Exploring historic sites in and through dance.
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Getting ready for the London 2012 Games.
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Using stories to stimulate ideas. KS1 – Sea creatures and KS2 – Krishna and Kaaliya led by Sonia Sabri
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