Students use their bodies to practice the concept of symmetry in this video.
This senior Dramatic Arts unit introduces students to the concept of Existentialism as explored through drama. Through inquiry based learning, students examine how theatre reflects the social issues of a given time, looking at how systems of thought are created and how the shattering of belief can...
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Students will learn the elements of dance by connecting through picture books.
This unit is intended to provide Grade 7 and 8 students with a physical, cognitive and emotional connection to the Aga Khan Museum and a specific historical piece called the Planispheric Astrolabe which was created during a phase in history where many individuals from multiple faiths/religions...
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Using a story source about the Urban and Rural mouse, students will engage in role play, tableau, mime and movement work to retell and build on the story drama. Students will write in role from a variety of perspectives and will synthesize their learning in a whole group drama in which they host a...
Unit Plans, Lesson Plans, Assessment Tools, 2009 Curriculum Support
Students use inclusion and exclusion vocabulary words to create movement in this video podcast.
Students mirror the images of the student in front of them. Fabric is introduced as an extension and students are encouraged to exaggerate their dance movements.
With every musical beat and pulse we can build bridges between cultures and artistic genres. We build community, family and identity in and through Dance.
Driven by a powerful mandate of accessibility and community building, Alan will engage participants with his signature Urban Dance...
Through role play, students will experience the patterns of the distribution of wealth and privilege and examine the inequities and injustices that this economic structure produces. While in role, students will explore the challenges that cultural/political leaders face in trying to distribute...
Lesson Plans, Financial Literacy, 2009 Curriculum Support
Using a variety of resources, students will explore the impact and implications of personal choices. They will consider the media’s role in the choices people make. Students will use the elements of dance in a movement piece to communicate the power of addiction and addictive behaviour.
Unit Plans, Lesson Plans, Financial Literacy, 2009 Curriculum Support