Enduring Understanding 3: Every art form uses its own unique language, verbal and non-verbal, to document and communicate with the world.

General Information
Number: DA.912.O.3
Title: Every art form uses its own unique language, verbal and non-verbal, to document and communicate with the world.
Type: Enduring Understanding
Subject: Dance
Grade: 912
Big Idea: Organizational Structure

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Independent

DA.912.O.3.In.a
Perform a dance piece to express feelings and ideas through movements and gestures.
DA.912.O.3.In.b
Use dance and theatre terminology to communicate to performers and technical crews.
DA.912.O.3.In.c
Demonstrate the use of a variety of technology tools to store or view dance performances.

Supported

DA.912.O.3.Su.a
Re-create dance movements that express feelings and ideas.
DA.912.O.3.Su.b
Use selected dance and theatre terminology to communicate to performers and technical crews.
DA.912.O.3.Su.c
Individually or collaboratively demonstrate the use of selected technology tools to store or experience dance performances.

Participatory

DA.912.O.3.Pa.a
Contribute to a collaborative performance to express feelings and ideas through movements.
DA.912.O.3.Pa.b
Communicate with artists and technicians to support performances.
DA.912.O.3.Pa.c
Use selected technology tools to experience dance performances.

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Lesson Plan

Overcoming Adversity - Choreographic Exploration & Expression:

In this lesson the students will learn about the story of Misty Copeland, then will create their own choreographic phrase, exploring and expressing the theme of overcoming adversity.   

Type: Lesson Plan

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