Compassion

Dance

Curricula Framework

LESSON ONE   Verdi: Element of Compassion: empathy & understanding  

Lesson 1 is based on the book "Verdi," uses the dance elements of effort and relationship. Through specially designed dance activities.....

 

LESSON TWO  The Quilt Makers Gift: Element of Compassion: sharing & giving    

Lesson 2 is based on the children's book "The Quiltmaker's Gift," students will learn the value of giving through a Quilt Dance activity. In this group activity.....

 

LESSON THREE  The Three Questions: Element of Compassion: helping   

Lesson 3, based on the children's book "The Three Questions," allows students to learn about helping as a part of showing compassion for others. A "helping" improvisation serves.....

 

LESSON FOUR   The Raft: Element of Compassion: attitudes, positivity 

Lesson 4 is based on the book "The Raft," lesson 4 serves to teach the dance element of space along with the compassion element of having a postive attitude. Students do an improvisation.....

 

 

Positive Tidbits Inspired by pineapple tidbits, a sweet little piece of something that is good for you. Different elements can be used and combined to make this warm up activity.....

 

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