Dance Department

Dance at Key Stage 3

Our Curriculum

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Year 7

  • Introduction to Dance – The Nutcracker
  • Dance Actions - Cartoons
  • Dance Styles – World Tour
  • Narrative/ Characterisation – Alice in Wonderland
  • Dynamics – The Hunger Games
  • Performance Skills – Musical Medley

Year 8

  • Dance Actions – Rock & Roll
  • Dance Styles – African Dance
  • Use of Space - Bollywood
  • Relationships/Contact Work - Swansong

Year 9

  • Dance Styles – African Dance
  • Performance Skills & Technique
  • Stimuli & Motif Development – Ingredients of Choreography