Choreographic Extension

Dance activity to create dance phrases/sequences, using elements of dance: repetition, tempo, levels, stillness, etc.

step 1

Combine name movements from Name Game. In groups of four, students form choreographic phrases with their name movements.

step 2

Decide the order of the movements.


step 3

Insert repetition. Determine which specific part of three name movements to repeat three times.


step 4

Slow down one movement. Do one movement on two different levels.


step 5

Practice the choreographic phrase and perform for the whole class.


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