555 Successful Methods for Teaching Dance in the Classroom

Saturday, April 5, 2014: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
Convention Center: 220/229
Physical Activity: Master Classes & Cultural Dances
Intended Audience: Elementary, Middle/High
Speakers: Joy McEwen, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; and Gary E. Sanders, St. Joseph's College, Rensselaer, IN
Learn basic instructional methods which will help you create a dance unit that you can use each year. Dance offers not only physical activity, but it develops self confidence, social skills, cooperation, and creativity. Warm-up exercises, different dance styles, and routines will be presented. Both instructors have extensive experience performing and teaching and are past winners of the Indiana Dance Educator of the Year Award. (Suitable for elementary, middle school and high school.) (CEU)
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